Articles tagged robyn hitchcock

Robyn Hitchcock: Robyn Hitchcock

The British elder statesman of indie rock comes out swinging with a terrific album that's both twisted and full of great hooks.

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The House of Love: She Paints Words in Red

Nearly all of this album feels circular. The songs do not take advantage of the chance to escape, but prefer to keep within safe sight of where they start.

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The Soft Boys: A Can of Bees / Underwater Moonlight

In a parallel universe, a late '70s British Invasion might sound like the Beatles totally whacked out of their gourds.

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Robyn Hitchcock: 5 March 2010 - Chicago

Flavoring cadences with irresistible falsetto, Hitchcock’s performance created an aura of eerie intimacy.

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Robyn Hitchcock I Often Dream of Trains in New York (Yep Roc) Releasing: 10 November This CD/DVD set includes most of Hitchcock’s 1984 album, I

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Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3: 18 April 2009 - Chicago

It’s no wonder people go to great lengths to see Robyn Hitchcock in concert.

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The Decemberists: The Hazards of Love

Beware! Here there be shape-shifters, amoral rakes, an ill-tempered Queen, and a hell of a well-executed rock opera.

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Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3: Goodnight Oslo

For his second outing with the Venus 3, Robyn Hitchcock both tightens up his songs and adds to his arrangements with vocal harmonies and horns. The result is another winner.

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1 Aug 2008 // 4:26 AM

Robyn Hitchcock, Lykke Li, Lee “Scratch” Perry…

Robyn Hitchcock Bad Case of History [MP3]       Lykke Li Breaking It Up [Video]   Lee “Scratch” Perry Pum Pum [MP3]

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Robyn Hitchcock: Robyn Hitchcock: Sex, Food, Death… and Insects [DVD]

An interesting, if brief (at 59 minutes), look at Hitchcock's craft that goes off in a couple of intriguing directions.

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10 Feb 2008 // 9:59 PM

20 Questions: Robyn Hitchcock

PopMatters debuts "20 Questions", a weekly feature of short, sassy questions aimed to encourage playful responses that reveal the gist of the artist. We couldn't think of a better person to start with than the witty and clever Robyn Hitchcock.

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Robyn Hitchcock: I Wanna Go Backwards

This glorious five-CD box set contains remastered editions of three of Robyn Hitchcock's very best solo albums, plus two discs of mostly great non-LP cuts.

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Robyn Hitchcock: Storefront Hitchcock / Jewels for Sophia

These reissues of two late '90s Robyn Hitchcock albums find the surrealist singer-songwriter in prime form.

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13 Nov 2006 // 8:58 PM

British pop-rock singer-songwriterRobyn Hitchcock is receiving highpraise for his latest album, buthe says the critics proclaim eachof his releases his \“best in years.\”(Tom Oldham/

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19 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

Hitchcock is compared to his English brethren John Lennon and Syd Barrett, but it's with Dylan that his true alliances lie.

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3 Oct 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Robyn Hitchcock: Spooked

In the last few years Robyn Hitchcock has revisited his past with a well-received reunion with his old mates in the Soft Boys, paid back

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//Mixed media

Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour

// Notes from the Road

"McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

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