This weekend I’ll mostly be listening to…John Metcalfe February 11, 2017Posted by irishelectionliterature in Uncategorized.
You may not have heard of John Metcalfe but you’ve undoubtedly heard his music umpteen times. The New Zealander was a member of The Durutti Column for many years and has arranged strings for various artists including Bat For Lashes ,Blur, Morrissey, Coldplay, Simple Minds and The Pretenders. He was part of the Duke Quartet and
You can hear the Vini Reilly influence on some of the solo stuff , it’s really beautiful and intricate and something that I’ve been listening to for a long time. Well worth a listen.
Starting off with him talking about his “Micro Moments” which is really informative.
and on to his music…