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02-11-2008, 02:35 PM
I have just got into this guy after watching a programme about Stiff records. I seriously love what I'm hearing. I def need to get an album of his. Any fans here? if so what album should I get? both his late and early material seems pretty good.
02-11-2008, 04:47 PM
I've never listened to his old stuff, but I have The Donovan of Trash. It's good, a little samey at parts for my tastes, but there are some great songs on it like Joe Meek and Henry's Flat which make it worth it.
02-11-2008, 05:17 PM
I only know Whole Wide World because of the movie Stranger Than Fiction and I like that song a lot. I guess I'll have to buy some of his stuff and check it out
02-11-2008, 07:54 PM
Nah -- one of those all-balls-and-no-talent types from the 70's.
02-11-2008, 09:56 PM
Yeah, I was watching that as well. BBC do great documentaries.
Can't say I know a ton of Wreckless Eric material to be able to help out though.
02-11-2008, 10:45 PM
I have just got into this guy.
That's inappropriate for this forum. :p:
02-12-2008, 11:59 AM
I saw that program too! Late night boredom FTW!
02-12-2008, 06:04 PM
Man...these two recent songs of his are awesome. http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=13800615 Especially 'Sign of the chicken'. I can't believe he is so over looked.
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