Welcome to the new site! by Admin

Many thanks to the folks at Kitcatt Nohr Alexander Shaw, one of London's leading Advertising Agencies, for their time and generosity in helping us in the refurbishment of this site. Bill was invited to the [...]

2017-10-30T15:28:45+00:00 June 7th, 2010|

Music While You Read

When reading through Bill Bruford’s autobiography it’s entirely natural to reach across to your album collection and slip on the platter under discussion in any given chapter. One blogger who was prompted to do this [...]

2017-10-30T15:14:38+00:00 August 17th, 2010|

Earthworks Competition

If you'd like to win an Earthworks album of your choice then all you need to do is to answer this question: Which momentous conflict coincided with the start and finish of the recording of [...]

2017-10-30T15:13:25+00:00 August 25th, 2010|

Earthworks Competition Winner Announced

Congratulations go to David Patterson of Stamford, Connecticut. He was able to tell us that the momentous conflict which coincided with the start and finish of the recording of Earthworks’ third album, All Heaven Broke [...]

2017-10-30T15:12:47+00:00 September 2nd, 2010|

Bill get’s his prog on!

Bill has penned the introduction to a new book which takes a look at the progressive music scene: Mountains Come Out Of The Sky by Will Romano. Sporting a cover picture of Bill’s old [...]

2017-10-30T15:07:22+00:00 September 27th, 2010|

BLUE reissued

Although it was only existence for a very short while, most listeners would agree that BLUE were something special. Bruford Levin Upper Extremities and its live album follow-up, BLUE Nights were first issued in 1998 [...]

2017-10-30T14:56:48+00:00 October 6th, 2010|

Strings Attached

Bill has been talking about some of his earliest recordings. Commenting on the second album by Yes, Time And A Word, he says: “I remember discussions about strings being a 'must' because other bands - [...]

2017-10-30T14:49:07+00:00 October 16th, 2010|

Bruford and BLUE

The newly reissued albums by BLUE - that’s Bruford Levin Upper Extremities - BLUE and it’s folllow-up, BLUE Nights, have picked up a rather nice review from The Bolton Times. “This is the band formed [...]

2017-10-30T13:45:04+00:00 November 1st, 2010|

Change of venue, M.S.M. Friday December 3rd

Please note Bill's lecture at 3.00pm on December 3rd at the Manhattan School of Music has moved to a bigger room, the Miller Recital Hall, same address. 601 West 122nd Street, NYC, (at Broadway and [...]

2017-10-30T13:09:19+00:00 November 22nd, 2010|

USA tour details

Wednesday December 1st: 7.00 pm Guitar Center Manhattan, 25 W. 14th Street, Manhattan, NY 10011. Call 212-463-7500. First come first served. Thursday December 2nd : 7.00 pm. Drummers Collective, 541 Avenue of the Americas, New [...]

2017-11-22T11:54:48+00:00 November 23rd, 2010|