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Sundog

Scott Walker

The first ever selection of lyrics by the iconic Scott Walker, hand picked by the artist.

3 in stock

£14.99
Format
Hardback
ISBN
9780571328574
Date Published
11.01.2018
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Summary

Scott Walker is undoubtedly one of the most brilliant, serious and intelligent of artists today. As one of the greatest lyricists of the 20th century and front man of globally loved pop trip, The Walker Brothers, Walker commands huge devotion. A major event, Sundog is the first ever selection of Walker’s lyrics curated by the artist himself, published for the first time with a stunning introduction by Eimear McBride. Walker’s iconic lyrics will proudly follow in the footsteps of other famous musicians who have been published by Faber & Faber, including Jarvis Cocker, Billy Bragg, and Van Morrison.

Critic Reviews

Thrillingly uncategorisable: densely allusive and imagistic, resistant to obvious interpretation and suggestive of a vast range of literary and musical interests ... Abandon yourself to Walker’s ungovernable imagination ... and almost Beckettian bleakness.

Alex Clark, The Guardian
ScottWalker

Scott Walker was an American-born, British singer-songwriter, composer and record producer. He was known for his distinctive voice and for the unorthodox career path which took him from 1960s pop icon to 21st century avant-garde musician. Originally coming to fame in the mid-1960s singing orchestral pop ballads as the frontman of The Walker Brothers, Walker went on to a solo…

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