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Thursday, July 19, 2012

Robert interview with RTS after Paléo


Robert Smith interview with RTS

7 comments:

  1. Interesting Robert says he thought the 2002 Festivals were quite poor...when I thought they were actually among the best shows I've seen!!!(is he getting the 98/02 festivals mixed up?!)

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    1. In 2002 they played a lot of "dark" songs which doesn't work quite good on festivals. I was in Frauenfeld and everybody in the crowd seemed to be bored. So maybe this is why Robert doesn't have good memories...

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  2. Fascinating as always. He gives the best interviews of any artist, I think; far better at expressing himself than Thom Yorke, who's really up there for me.

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  3. Actually, I agree with Robert about the 2002 Paleo show being not so good. I was there in 2002 after having attended the Veilles Charrues show a week before, and the show in Brittany was much more powerful than in Switzerland. My review of the Paleo 2002 is still there : http://www.chainofflowers.com/july2502.html (review by Sylvain)
    But Paleo 2012 was a great one. And I sent a review for this one too.

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  4. Ah, new music...no new music.
    He makes my head spin in so many ways! :)

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