B-Shops For The Poor

COMPOSERS: B-Shops For The Poor
LABELS: No Wave
WORKS: A Passionate Journey
PERFORMER: Jon Dobie (g); Adrian Northover (ss, as); David Petts (ts, computing); Louise Petts (as, v); John Edwards (b)
CATALOGUE NO: NWCD 006 (distr. Impetus)
A characteristically fierce album with lyrics inspired by Frans Masereel’s woodcuts series set to a passionate backing ranging from industrial-type noise to almost robotic saxophone quartet arrangements underpinned by a booming drum programme. Wholly original, but not for the faint-hearted. Chris Parker

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