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Book signing in Tokyo.

The Japanese edition of 'Bill Bruford: The Autobiography' will be published September 30th by Strange Days Publications. Bill will be discussing the book and signing copies at a couple of special events in Tokyo over [...]

2017-11-22T10:56:32+00:00 August 15th, 2012|

Grand Opening Soon!

After ten years of steady traffic, the shop was beginning to look a little long in the tooth, so we've broken out the paint pots and wallpaper, spared no expense, and done a fabulous sparkly [...]

2017-10-30T11:51:53+00:00 May 10th, 2012|

Bill on duty in Sheffield UK – May 22nd…

Bill will be joining others on May 22 for an Afternoon of Instrument and Audio Tech, looking at analogue synths, early electronics and electronic percussion and assessing the impact they made on the music. For [...]

2017-10-30T11:54:03+00:00 April 20th, 2012|

Bill spills beans…

Drums as sculpture: with A.B.W.H. in 1989. A new-ish mag from Australia called Digital Drummer looks at this drumming thing from the electronic perspective. Since Bill (and Dave Simmons) did a fair bit of the [...]

2017-10-30T11:57:57+00:00 January 29th, 2012|

25 all-time great double-drumming tracks.

Adam Budofsky at Modern Drummer magazine dropped us a note to say - if you missed it the first time around - here's his excellent piece on the Top 25 Double Drumming tracks of all time. This [...]

2017-11-22T10:57:58+00:00 January 26th, 2012|

Upcoming BBC TV series looks good.

Bill starts the New Year with a bang, and three media appearances. He's currently featured in the current edition of the UK's Drummer Magazine alongside Josh Freese. You can also find him at Record Collector Magazine - [...]

2017-10-30T12:01:51+00:00 January 9th, 2012|

The guestbook is no more – R.I.P.

Comment and reaction seem to have migrated to the ever popular Facebook. The poor old guestbook has been subjected to massive spam recently, so it's time for it to be put quietly to bed. Answers to outstanding [...]

2017-10-30T12:04:56+00:00 December 20th, 2011|

Music Industry Association awards and fund-raiser.

There will be a Silent Auction of a range of signed music memorabilia tonight at the MIA Music Awards gala dinner, with the proceeds going to the charity Music for All. Foruli Publications in conjunction [...]

2017-11-22T10:59:26+00:00 November 30th, 2011|

Complete Foruli package pictured.

Shipping begins on or before November 21st for lucky customers who have already pre-ordered the mouth-wateringly beautiful Limited Edition Autobiography package (pictured above). Full details at Foruli, and just a reminder that it is available at [...]

2017-11-22T10:59:47+00:00 October 28th, 2011|

Unavailable anywhere else!

Why shop at the THE shop for the Bruford maniac? The three best reasons: Unavailable anywhere else: the Autographed Series of CDs, DVDs, and photos: (see above sample) Unavailable anywhere else: T-shirts, merchandise,‘themed’ packets of [...]

2017-10-30T12:09:59+00:00 October 20th, 2011|