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News Digest: Summerfold and Winterfold Records releases

News Digest: Summerfold and Winterfold Records releases. Welcome! A lot has been going on at Bruford Towers recently. FYI, and for newcomers to this site who may have just landed here, we usually announce headline [...]

2019-11-29T12:02:17+00:00 November 29th, 2019|

Earthworks Complete: what’s in the box?

What is it? 'Earthworks Complete' is a Summerfold Records box set reissue of drummer Bill Bruford's Earthworks' entire back catalogue across its 20-year career. 15 titles on 20 audio and 4 DVD discs. Includes previously [...]

2019-05-19T17:34:20+00:00 May 15th, 2019|

Reissues Progress Report – Excellent!

As you may know, Winterfold Records and Summerfold Records are in transition to a complete reissue of both catalogues. Winterfold Records curates and controls the pre-1987 ‘Bruford’ electric rock output. Summerfold Records does the same [...]

2019-02-14T12:34:54+00:00 February 14th, 2019|

Summerfold and Winterfold are on the move

Bill’s Summerfold and Winterfold record catalogues are in transition to a new home at Cherry Red Records. Following the recent success of the Winterfold box “Seems Like a Lifetime Ago”,  plans are well underway to [...]

2018-09-24T08:32:32+00:00 September 24th, 2018|

Bill’s Echoes…

Bill’s latest podcast at 'Echoes' hosted by the extremely knowledgeable John Diliberto is available on Tuesday September 25th. In fact, Bill's had quite a run of podcasts recently, loosely linked around the themes of his [...]

2018-09-22T16:14:07+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|

Bruford-Levin Upper Extremities

News that autographed copies of the two albums from our late 1990s fin-de-siècle band are back in my shop calls for a couple of reflections on their making and critical reception. The group's origins can [...]

2018-07-21T12:07:59+00:00 July 21st, 2018|

Keith Tippett campaign

A Kickstarter campaign has been launched to raise funds to promote a Testimonial Concert for Keith Tippett, early King Crimson pianist and major jazz star. Keith is recovering from a heart attack with complications and is [...]

2018-05-22T11:09:03+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|

ALLAN HOLDSWORTH PUBLIC MEMORIAL

For those who haven’t seen them yet, here are the details for the celebration of the life of the late, great guitarist Allan Holdsworth on April 15th in California. Bill will be in Buffalo, NY [...]

2018-03-18T15:27:17+00:00 March 18th, 2018|

FURTHER U.S. DATES CONFIRMED

Further dates have been added to Bill’s series of talks on creativity in music performance. No more will be added after this. The trip ends appropriately enough in Cleveland, OH, at the Rock and Roll [...]

2018-03-18T15:34:28+00:00 February 25th, 2018|