The Live Music Show - Curated by Barry Adamson
This is a Network Awesome original production
Teen viewing from 'The Old Grey Whistle Test' I saw this band play at a festival when I was 14 and they blew my mind.
Alex Harvey Band - Next
Sly and The Family Stone- medley
This is so good! The only thing better would have been to be there. I love the moment when
Larry Graham is singing on HOT FUN... and a girl in the crowd lip syncs and melts because it's a truly awesome moment all round! AND they all look so fucking cool. WOW
I love that this is in Cannes! They are so tight and sound so raw. Beefheart's voice is incredibly
Captain Beefheart & Magic Band - Sure 'nuff 'n Yes I do
on it, considering you can see he can't hear himself very well but he's amazing.
Huge Alice Cooper fan- Used to wait by the door for imports from the U.S. I remember the
The Muppet Show with Alice Cooper
'Love it to Death' Album arriving and staying off school listening to it all day! Also used to be a dream of mine to be on this show...!!
One of the most beautiful women that ever lived. In this and Fellini's movie, La Dolce Vita, she is fantastic!
Now THAT is what I'm talking about. The lurch onto the stage; The word to the guitarist and a don't give a fuck version of this classic song by Howling Wolf
Izes stars in my new movie THERAPIST. She also makes great art. I saw this and flipped!
Howlin' Wolf Smokestack Lightning
Saw this on the TV and was SO moved. Stunning. PJ Harvey has a level of emotion that is so vulnerable and Tricky too. They both are amazing in this.
PJ Harvey and Tricky - Broken Homes
Walk On By - Barry Adamson
This is from 2007 during a show called 'Favourite Themes' at the South Bank in London.
No rehearsal, no run through, just straight into it! It played out well though, and I loved singing with an orchestra. Great memory for me.
Walk & Don t Look Back - Peter Tosh & Mick Jagger
Gotta love this. I love that Jagger's SO into it and it's a brilliant song.
Barry Adamson, musician and filmmaker was born in Manchester England and left his first year at art school to play bass in Howard Devoto's MAGAZINE. Five albums later he became a founder member of NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS before going solo and making a series of soundtrack albums without movies: MOSS SIDE STORY, SOUL MURDER ( Mercury Music Prize nominee), OEDIPUS SHMOEDIPUS etc. This work took him into scoring movies made by OLIVER STONE, ALISON ANDERS, DANNY BOYLE, DAVID LYNCH etc, as well as working in TV and on commercials. He then made vocal, full band albums: AS ABOVE SO BELOW, THE KING OF NOTHING HILL, STRANGER ON THE SOFA etc. He continues to work as a musician and now a writer (MAIDA HELL, the short story featured in LONDON NOIR won the best short story award at the Piemonte Noir Italian festival), and as a filmmaker.
THERAPIST his latest work, a two disk forty minute film noir thriller and accompanying soundtrack will be available in March.