has quietly grown from a precocious songwriter into an artist with an impressive solo catalogue who’s sought out by the likes of Mark Linkous, Erik Truffaz and Patti Smith as a collaborator. Over the last ten years the Sussex-based multi-intrumentalist has released five studio albums, two EPs and was nominated for the 2001 Mercury Prize.
«Lustre» was released on Piano Wolf in June 2010.
Which song do you listen to when...
you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades
you take a bubble bath?
Gene Wilder (in Willy Wonka) - Pure Imagination
you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls
you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chet Baker - I Fall In Love Too Easily
you run from the cops?
N.W.A. - Fuck Tha Police
you run naked through a cornfield?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
you prepare for an important date?
Mudhoney - Touch Me I'm Sick
you destroy a hotel room?
Wizard Of Oz - If I Only Had A Brain
you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips
you drive a car late at night?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You
you fall asleep?
William Basinski - The Garden of Brokenness
you walk through a dark forest?
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic
you are love sick?
Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman
you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald - You're Laughing At Me
you play ping-pong?
Prince - Sexy Motherfucker
you sit in a plane?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York
you are in the sauna?
Nelly - Hot In Herre
you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Gravediggaz - Defective Trip (Trippin')
you stay in bed?
Jane's Addiction - Three Days
you sit in the subway?
Ben Folds Five - Underground
you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Cee-Loo Green - Fuck You
you wake up?
The Beatles - A Day In The Life
you walk in the rain?
Tom Waits - 9th & Hennepin
you need to get work done?
Steve Reich - Six Pianos