Thursday, May 29, 2008
05.27.08: ROBYN HITCHCOCK
"Robyn Hitchcock is one of England's most enduring contemporary singer/songwriters and live performers. Despite having been persistently branded as eccentric or quirky for much of his career, Hitchcock has continued to develop his whimsical repertoire, deepen his surreal catalog, and expand his devoted audience beyond the boundaries of cult stature. He is among alternative rock's father figures....."
Tonight, we bring you over 30 years worth of Mr. Hitchcock's musical legacy. From his early excursions with the Soft Boys to his '80s mainstay, the Egyptians, on through the '90s and '00s with his solo and current work with his new group, the Venus 3, it will all be addressed with our usual array of hits and rarities .......