DAEVID ALLEN, GILLI
SMYTH, GERRY FITZGERALD,
LOL COXHILL, RONNIE WATHEN, PHIL SHEPHEARD, LADY JUNE AND FRIENDS
Odd Acts Event"
Total time: 61:31
Side One: (28:56)
1) Gerry Fitzgerald &
2) Ronnie Watham & Phil Shepherd
Side Two: (32:35)
1) Gilli Smyth & Harry Williamson
with Lol Coxhill
2) Daevid Allen
3) Lady June
Credits on cassette:
AN ODD ACTS EVENT
THE CENTRO IBERICO. LONDON. MAY 1982.
LOL COXHILL, Sax and Story.
RONNIE WATHAM, Bagpipes, Harp and 'Finnegans Wake.'
PHIL SHEPHERD, Congas.
GILLI SMYTHE, Henry Poems. (Ghosts) with music from 'The Moonfield of Tarka.' No. 4, I and 2.
DAEVID ALLEN, 'Australia Poems' and 'Poet For Sale.'
LADY JUNE, 'Hipoppothesis' Poem, 'Missing Person' Song, ' Well In It' Song.
OTTER SONGS OT12
All rights of the
manufacturer and of the owner of the recorded work reserved.
Unauthorised public performance, broadcasting and copying of this tape prohibited. © 1982
- Gerry Fitzgerald &
Lol Coxhill: "Story" / improvisation.
- Ronnie Watham & Phil Shepherd: "Finnigan's Wake" / "Miss McCloud's" / "Will You Come Down To Limerick?" -
"The Whinney Hills Of Leitrim" / "Wet Cunt " / "Lord Mayo" / "Black Mare Of Fanad" (aka "9 Points of Roguery").
- Gilli Smyth & Harry Williamson with Lol Coxhill: Gilli recites poems over Tarka Music tape (Movement II).
Poetry includes bits of "This Train" (Robot Woman 2) & "The Sea" (Robot Woman).
Gilli cut her set short ("I was going to do lots of poems but I haven't got any voice so Lol is going to be me").
This is followed by an impro by Coxhill starting over Tarka then continuing alone until Tarka comes back at end.
- Daevid Allen: Poems ("Gone & Wondering Waltz", "In Child Summer" and others). No "Poet For Sale" on tape.
- Lady June: starts with a short song with the melody of italian "O' Sole Mio" later included on 1988 GAS Tape.
"Hipoppothesis" was later released on Hit & Myth and on Histories & Mysteries Of Planet Gong (expanded).
"Well In It" was later released on Hit & Myth.
Recorded on May 16th 1982 at the Centro Iberico in London (UK).
AN ODD ACTS EVENT - 16th May - CENTRO IBERICO - Poetry Music Slides Films drinks 'n food
Gilli Smyth & Harry Williamson
Other performers not on this tape:
(source: Odd Acts Event flyer on top of this page). Cover scan will be added soon.
A description of this show can be found on Calyx website.
This cassette appeared for sale from Ottersongs - GAS on Whats Going On Gas 82 magazine.
My copy has yellow inlay paper (scan of my copy above), white Ottersongs labels.
Except for "Hipoppothesis" (Histories & Mysteries Of Planet Gong on Voiceprint), this material remains unreleased on cd.
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