September 2010 Blog Posts (11)

crossing borders

I'm the proud holder of a ticket to the crossing borders festival on the 19th november. Looking forward to seeing you Edwyn, along with the Dutch contigency, its been a long time

Added by Philippa Münstermann Edwards on September 30, 2010 at 19:24 — No Comments

What a belter!

Well the new album has been on constant replay and, as expected, Sir Edwyn has delivered the goods once again. Particularly loving It Dawns On Me with the Romeo fella, but there are so many stand out tunes. Cheers Edwyn and all your accomplices. See you in Birmingham on Nov 15th, cant wait.

Added by Andy Smith on September 28, 2010 at 20:05 — No Comments

A tuesday surprise

September 28, Stockholm, Sweden.

A bright autumn day, with somewhat optimistic clouds. Nothing special happens.

Suddenly: "Tud" in the mail, and there it is: The new Edwyn-record, signed and
full of birds and microphones. This is pop! Cd:s can be wonderful too.
It changes the day totally...

Petter



Added by Petter Eklund on September 28, 2010 at 11:02 — No Comments

Brain Haemorrhage

Hi Edwyn

My name is Lucy Newland-last year i had a brain haemorrhage/stroke (left side of my brain).This happened to me 14 months ago when i was on holiday in Italy.Now i've got aphasia -i bloody hate it so much.I've got to relearn everything again and my short memory is loss....I know this happened to you 5 years ago..in time do you think i'll be able to talk again soon? I'm so so scared...can you possibly email me if that's alright?

Bye for now

Lucy Newland

Added by Lucy Newland on September 19, 2010 at 19:42 — 2 Comments

agent?

Hi

I'm trying to find out who your agent is/who to approach regarding a gig offer.

Hope you can help.

Thanks

Michael

Added by michael ainsworth on September 18, 2010 at 11:51 — No Comments

Edwyn & Grace on Richard Bacon ...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00tq2wz/Richard_Bacon_15_09_2010/

skip to 1:44 to hear chit chat and live versions of It Dawns On Me and Searching For The Truth

Enjoy

Added by John Richardson on September 15, 2010 at 20:26 — No Comments

Pleased to be here!

Just got tickets for the Liverpool gig at the Anglican Cathedral-great setting for it. My first ever gig was Orange Juice at the Mountford Hall as a 12 year old-I went with my mum who (don't tell her I told you) is now a pensioner so it is strange to be seeing Edwyn solo (well sort of) for the first time all these years later at the age of 40. So pleased, can't wait. I'm not obsessing about being 40 or anything, honest, but Edwyn and his music has been in my life for most of it and all being…

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Added by Peter Thornton on September 14, 2010 at 21:09 — No Comments

Just like the Four Tops..

I can't help myself from playing the 3 featured tracks over and over like some kind of possessed Alan Freed (altho' I don't think he was from Cheam). From what I've heard so far this marks yet another high point in Edwyn's musical catalogue. It brings out the best in the collaborators while remaining unmistakably Edwyn. A flamin' triumph is all I can say. Now back to the music..

Added by Bill (not Jim) on September 14, 2010 at 9:05 — No Comments

"Docks" Hamburg

Today I´ve bought my ticket to visit you at "Docks" in Hamburg, Sept. 24th - my personal highlight on the Reeperbahn Festival. I´m very happy about the opportunity to see and hear you here in Hamburg :-)) Only two weeks more.. Many greetings, Nils

Added by Nils Krueger on September 11, 2010 at 14:18 — No Comments

All the best wishes from Bremen, Germany !

I´m really glad that Edwyn is back...and released such a great new album ! Especially because I share a similar fate. I was --and still am- working for radio station Bremen Vier and played Edwyn´s music since the very first days on Postcard. I was glad to present his solo concert at the "Breminale"-festival over here many years ago and did a very memorable interview with him....

About 5 years ago I suffered a stroke myself and had a very hard time and still have to cope with the… Continue

Added by Axel P. Sommerfeld on September 9, 2010 at 10:43 — No Comments

More gig dates???????

Any gigs in the far north of Scotland planned????

Added by Lorna Markovitch on September 8, 2010 at 7:38 — No Comments

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Posted by scott owen on May 5, 2017 at 17:15 0 Comments

My Bum Fuzz unit just arrived in California along with some plectrums with Edwin art. It took me along time to order this unit, but the twenty five year gestation period for it to be built surely eclipses my lack of urgency. Best regards all...

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Posted by Carran Waterfield on August 2, 2016 at 13:56 0 Comments

A while back I asked Edwyn if he would let me use his music on a little film I made.  Here is the result: Mill Mechanics

Thanks for that.

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Shareefa Energy – ‘Reasoning With Self’ - Review



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

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Posted by steven brady on April 25, 2015 at 17:57 0 Comments

Dear Edwyn,

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…

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Orange Juice tapes and bootlegs

Started by Phil Hubbard in Orange Juice / Postcard. Last reply by Phil Hubbard May 13. 7 Replies

Hi allGiven it's forty-odd years since OJ were out there gigging, unsurprising most of the bootleg tapes people once had have ended up in bin or lost for good. These are the recordings I have, varied…Continue

Unknown instrumental Orange Juice song (live, 1980)

Started by Phil Hubbard in Orange Juice / Postcard. Last reply by Marie May 7. 3 Replies

This is an instrumental, with some felicity type Wooo Wooo ing - sounds like it might be Steven on vocals before Edwyn takes over? Ends with some quite slashy guitar work. Recorded 1 Nov 1980…Continue

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