Robbie Williams and Stephen Duffy.

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If nothing else, the colloboration has been fruitful in that SD has had his entire back catalogue re-released, pretty much, but what do people here think of the music on RW's new album?

Nat K, Thursday, 17 November 2005 17:42 (9 years ago) Permalink

I find it hard to judge Robbie Williams' music, as whenever I hear him I drift off into a sweet dreamy reverie in which I'm wearing hobnail boots and tapdancing on his groin.

Le Marquis de Salade (noodle vague), Thursday, 17 November 2005 17:48 (9 years ago) Permalink

Beautifully put.

fandango (fandango), Friday, 18 November 2005 02:40 (9 years ago) Permalink

I love the album after two listens - almost certainly in my top ten for the year.

Joseph McCombs (Joseph McCombs), Friday, 18 November 2005 02:56 (9 years ago) Permalink

What else is in your top ten?

Cal Buco, Friday, 18 November 2005 12:23 (9 years ago) Permalink

how did they hook up? it seems unlikely.

Theorry Henry (Enrique), Friday, 18 November 2005 12:26 (9 years ago) Permalink

Could have either been through Claire Worrall, Stephen Duffy's piano player and backing vocalist - she also works with Robbie Williams; or it could have been through Nick Rhodes, as Robbie Williams was touring with Duran Duran before the collaboration crystallized. Duffy is also photographer to the 'stars', so may have met Robbie Williams on a commission. What does it matter how they got together, we have the album and the album is..

CBB Radio, Friday, 18 November 2005 12:32 (9 years ago) Permalink

dunno, i hope never to hear it. i had no idea tin tin kept in the game.

Theorry Henry (Enrique), Friday, 18 November 2005 12:35 (9 years ago) Permalink

I started a thread, that started the whole site crying. But I didn't know, that the people here were such pussies, get some good music!

Just kiddin. Take that!

hydrallus (hydraulis2), Saturday, 19 November 2005 11:25 (9 years ago) Permalink

Wow, are u Robbie?!

Liza Tarb, Saturday, 19 November 2005 14:48 (9 years ago) Permalink

Speed Things Up, Saturday, 19 November 2005 15:25 (9 years ago) Permalink

What else is in your top ten?

Aimee Mann, Bocephus King, Jason Mraz, Alison Moyet, the Churchills, Al Green, maybe Herbie Hancock, maybe Missy Elliott, at least one more TBD. Given these tastes, any recommendations welcome. :)

Joseph McCombs (Joseph McCombs), Saturday, 19 November 2005 17:27 (9 years ago) Permalink

Jason Mraz? I worry, sir.

Ned Raggett (Ned), Saturday, 19 November 2005 17:40 (9 years ago) Permalink

3 months pass...
How patronising.

Hillier Poops, Sunday, 12 March 2006 13:33 (8 years ago) Permalink

1 month passes...
It's a great collaboration

more on it here

www.purerobbie.com

Flumple, Thursday, 4 May 2006 10:55 (8 years ago) Permalink

I'm glad Stephen has a pension scheme at last - but I'd far rather get some new material from him directly - or indeed the Lilac Time. I finally got to see them about a year or so back and it was amazing. As it is he is touring with Robbie and has suggested that new material is a long way off.

garax, Thursday, 4 May 2006 21:18 (8 years ago) Permalink

6 years pass...

still the best thing duffy ever did.

mark e, Tuesday, 15 May 2012 19:26 (2 years ago) Permalink


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