OTTERSONGS / G.A.S.
No catalogue #
Total time: 61:35
1) Interviews 1977-88 (30:42)
1) Interviews 1977-88 (30:53)
Credits on cassette:
STEVE HILLAGE INTERVIEWED BY CLIVE WILLIAMSON AND ROB AYLING
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Notes & details:
1977 interview by Clive Williamson on side A
(continued on side B, some repeated bits) recorded Oct. / Nov.
1976 interview by Clive Williamson, end of side A, held before Dec. 16th (forthcoming Dec. 16 Hammersmith gig mentioned).
1988 interview by Rob Ayling on side B; another unidentified female voice (Babs Kirk?) can be heard speaking.
Subjects in the interviews:
- Side A: 1977
Motivation Radio compared to L and Gong -
Working in the USA - Musicians and material on new album - USA compared to UK - Covers on L
and Motivation Radio - New english tour and lineup -
Next album - Recording around the world - Leylines and flying saucers - Khan and Gong -
Khan and Fish Rising - Leaving Gong - Todd Rundgren, Utopia and L
- The new lineup (Clive Bunker, Colin Bass, Phil Hodge, Basil Brooks, Miquette Giraudy,
Christian Boule 16th of Dic show) - Album title.
- Side B: 1977 Motivation Radio compared to L / Lunar Musick Suite excerpt / Synthesizer and Tonto - Lineup on new album / Searching For The Spark excerpt / Recording In England / Covers on Motivation Radio.
- 1988: Nik Turner's Sphynx - Possible projects with Gong members - Computers - Desktop publishing - New age - Harmonic Convergence Aug. 1987 - Health consciousness - Whitley Strieber books - Recent Productions - Synths and guitar - Gong.
These interviews are very interesting in-depth
views on Steve Hillage's work and are unavailable elsewhere.
No release date and catalogue number on cassette; it appeared for sale on G.A.S. price list 1990.
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