Tuesday, September 24, 2013

The signs of autumn and the return of the king...

Playlist
Dream Theater - Dream Theater
Allan Holdsworth - IOU
Latitudes - Individuation
Justin Rutledge - Man Descending
K D Lang - Hymns of the 49th Parallel

It's getting on a bit in the year now...

This morning, my attention was once again drawn to the sky...

Geese flying off for the winter...



In the evening, mostly TV plus some late night listening whilst researching new furniture...

Elsewhere, the return of King Crimson was announced...

Robert Fripp advises the line up will play in the Autumn of 2014 and feature three drummers...

The line up is advised as Mel Collins, Robert Fripp, Gavin Harrison, Jakko Jakszyk, Tony Levin, Pat Mastellotto and Bill Rieflin...

The first five of these appeared on the Crimson Projekct release last year "The Scarcity of Miracles"...

Mastellotto has played with Fripp since 1992 and the outset of the Sylvian/Fripp band while Fripp has recorded a number of albums with ex-REM drummer Rieflin, who is also a member of Humans with Fripp's wife Toyah Willcox...

Sadly, it seems there is no place for Adrian Belew...

Highlight of the Day : Return of the Crim...

2 comments:

Paul R said...

Ye gods!

a rebooted King Crimson (VIII) and Capital Models, er (VL ) ? Mr Ambassador, you are spoiling us.

Looking forward to both, and the aforementioned beer!

CBQ said...

Think it will be Capital Models X? (or possibly IX if it's deemed to be "the same" quartet playing 30 years apart back in 2011)...

1979/80
Reilly/Park/Park
Reilly/Bolton/Merrill
Reilly/Bolton/Merrill/Park
Reilly/Bolton/Merrill/Park/Frain
1980
Reilly/Bolton/Frain/Hind/Apter
Reilly/Bolton/Frain/Apter

30 Year Hiatus

2011
Reilly/Bolton/Frain/Apter
Reilly/Bolton/Frain/Apter/Park
2012
Reilly/Frain/Apter
2013
Reilly/Frain/Apter/Wilson