|2||Brown-out On Olympus||1:33|
|5||Necessary Shadows (George Steiner)||0:51|
|9||The Blimp Poet||4:32|
|10||Eurydice (After Rilke)|
Voice [Choral Voices] – Erica Wexler
|12||Night Of The Comet||2:02|
|PCCY-01676||Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge||Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge - Orpheus (The Lowdown) (CD, Album)||Pony Canyon||PCCY-01676||Japan||2003|
Recorded between 1990 and 2003 in the shed, Swindon.
Extra musical assistance: Drums on tracks 2, 6, 11, 12 recorded at Abbey Road Studios.
Disc mastered at Metropolis Mastering, London.
Issued in digipak 14,50 cm x 21,00 cm with an attached 27-page book.
Orpheus: The Lowdown. Peter Blegvad and Andy Partridge. Steel Bed Lyrics. About Orpheus: The Lowdown. Orpheus: The Lowdown Q&A. More Peter Blegvad and Andy Partridge albums. Andy Partridge , Peter Blegvad. Songs in album Orpheus The Lowdown 2003. Andy Partridge Blegvad - Savannah. Andy Partridge Blegvad - Brown-Out On Olympus. Andy Partridge Blegvad - The Blimp Poet. Andy Partridge Blegvad - Night Of The Comet. Andy Partridge Blegvad - Necessary Shadows. Andy Partridge Blegvad - Galveston. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Partridge-designed album cover for the Dukes of Stratosphear's 25 O'Clock 1985. Many of the XTC record sleeves were designed by Partridge and at one point he considered a career as a graphic illustrator. He remembered having an intense interest in comic books and the cover illustrations of science fiction novels as a child, particularly those drawn by Richard M. Until the late 1970s, he owned a large American comic. Orpheus The Lowdown 2003 Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge. Monstrance 2007 Monstrance. Fine Wires Humming a New Song EP 2007 Monstrance. Album version. Performed by Peter Blegvad and Andy Partridge. Released on 23 February 2004 on the Peter Blegvad and Andy Partridge album Orpheus - The the Lowdown is a sound and word project between avant-songster Peter Blegvad and XTC's Andy Partidge. It's a charming collection of prose pieces and poetry with wild sonics. There's everything here from radio noise to big percussion, dramatic reading by Blegvad, who phrases a lot like either Kenneth Patchen or Ken Nordine depending on the piece. There isn't anything here that isn't engaging, thought-provoking or downright funny. Sure, it's arty, and even pretentious, and thank God for that This said, it's also true that the entire work is accessible,. Orpheus the Lowdown. Peter Blegvad Peter Blegvad And Andy Partridge Andy Partridge & 0 more Format: Audio CD. The album follows Orpheus who, as we meet him, is the only living soul upon the planet. Tasked by the gods of Olympus to build a city in a day, our hero's story expands outwards in a spiral of invention as the tale threads its way through a multitude of themes both familiar and fantastic. In Blegvad, you can hear the strains of Ken Nordine circa 'Ageing Young Rebel' or in places even Allen Ginsberg. And here, in the footsteps of Virgil and Ovid, inspired by Rilke and Steiner, come Peter Blegvad and Andy Partridge, former luminaries of Slapp Happy and XTC respectively, with a mini-album glossing the story of the minstrel of Thrace, the son of Apollo and Calliope, whose lyre could move the very stones and charm a passage through the gates of Hades. Another day dawns on the savannah, Blegvad begins, his perfectly modulated tones emerging from the first of a series of striking soundscapes. The wind sighs in the antlers of a few static deer, a coyote howls. For Hades, i. Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge The Dope on Perelman. Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge What a car you are. download 2:12. Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge Looking at the Sun. Search Results. Information for album Orpheus The Lowdown: Peter Blegvad & Andy Partridge. Orpheus The Lowdown. Peter Blegvad A. Peter Blegvad. Andy Partridge A. Andy Partridge. Peter Blegvad Connections. KBPS stands for kilobits per second and the number of KBPS represents the audio quality of the MP3s. Here's the range of quality: 128 kbps good, 192 kbps great, 256 kbps awesome and 320 kbps perfect. Please vote. Add album to Cart. Gonwards With Andy Partridge 2012. The Naked Shakespeare 1983. King Strut And Other Stories 1990. Knights Like This 1985