Those of you who follow Edwyn on Twitter are probably already aware of his impeccable and very eclectic taste in music. For my own and your listening pleasure I've compiled playlists on Spotify of the "tweeted" songs. There are 14 playlists at the moment, each one covering 2-3 months worth of "tweets". Use the link below or search for Edwyn Collins-Twitter Tunes in Spotify. There might be problems with certain songs missing due to regional musical rights . I've only accessed Spotify…
A few months ago the BBC offered a profile of new emerging female poets, ‘Women Who Spit’. Watching the short films by Jemima Foxtrot, Cecilia Knapp and Deanna Rodger, I noted with great relief that the art of poetry is alive and well. I have always been fascinated by the medium. The ability to express intricate thoughts and feelings in a few lines of words. It is the most empowering process. And empowerment through self-expression… Continue
Can I just thank you for your contribution to my life. From that very first shiver I got listening to Felicity on the John Peel Show to the smile I still express today when you burst into laughter half way through Consolation Prize, it's important I let you know how much your music means to me before one of us croaks it.
I was hooked instantly and bought all the singles and albums, the ten inches, 12 inches and even ripped the flexi discs off Smash Hits and Melody…
I was part of the ‘soft’ Security at the Mean Fiddler Tent and my task on the Saturday was keeping the backstage ramp to the car-park clear for the Stage Crew moving gear in and out. The ramp was a…Continue
My Godson aged 37 suffered two catastrophic strokes over the weekend and they operated In the early hours of Monday. Ronnie is a talented and recorded musician, he was also an illustrator.When…Continue
Just bought tickets to Brian Wilson and Edwin for my husband and my brother at the Birmingham gig. My daughter suffered a major stroke 8 years ago aged 28 when she had a 1 year old daughter and 4…Continue
Hi EdwynMy husband had a stroke at 54 years old in August 2014 and still recovering..we watched your brilliant film " The possibilities are Endless". This helped immensely but would love to share…Continue