His name is John Lambert aka Chequerboard. He supported Jóhann Jóhannsson in Dublin on July 18th as part of that weekend's annual Analog Music Festival. He quietly came out & sat down without any fanfare or introductions & just started weaving these wonderful melodies with his acoustic guitar & computer, creating his own subtle looping backing tracks live in real time, something new & captivating to me for one. The sublime soundscapes he created were an unexpected but very welcome aural pleasure…
Physical & Alternate, album created on April 23, 2014
Eleven outtakes from the recording sessions that culminated in Led Zeppelin's Meisterwerk Physical Graffiti, released in February 1975.
November 29, 2007"Unexpected til we came & saw it Unbelievable as soon as seen Hit the mark despite not aiming for it Is'nt that how things have always been?" -Bertolt Brecht It has literally happened to me just four times so far. Four moments where everything just came together - the lighting, the moment, the composition & the timing...usually by chance, & that quote by Brecht sums that feeling up perfectly for me. Just thought I'd share it here... Another quote that I t…
September 6, 2007" Photography is an instantaneous operation, both sensory and intellectual, an expression of the world in visual terms, and also a perpetual quest and interrogation. It is one and the same time the recognition of fact in a fraction of a second and the rigorous arrangement of the forms visually percieved wich give to the fact expression and significance." Henri Cartier Bresson (1908 - 2004)