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On some faraway beach

the life and times of Brian Eno

by Sheppard, David.

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Published by Orion in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Sheppard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.E58 S54 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination471 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23099461M
ISBN 100752875701
ISBN 109780752875705
LC Control Number2008092138

The fiberglass body On some faraway beach book the Nest a sleek, contemporary look. Driving around on local roads, it was easy to forget we were pulling a trailer. Financially secure since his mid-twenties 'Brian's never had to pay his own rent, or worry about bills or anything like that,' his wife and long-term manager Anthea admitted to me. This is a man whose time is in almost constant demand — so much so that for some years he would rise regularly at 3 a. All of this makes Eno, superficially at least, a less than ideal subject for a biography 'I'm never any good at thinking about "me" in the psychoanalytical sense,' he also admits. That's not entirely apposite: such a designation presupposes expertise and virtuosity in multiple fields, something Eno lacks and has consistently made a virtue of lacking.

Petersburg all pre-empted, or at least coincided, with those cities enjoying a moment of energized artistic pre-eminence. Even in his sixtieth year, his tentacles show no sign of retracting as he settles into the role of patrician 'wise elder' — albeit one who has never quite lost the glamorous allure of his youth. Jean le Baptiste de la Salle Eno — sounds like a case of raging multi-personality syndrome if not the punch-line to an esoteric, ecumenical gag. Link to Book Review on Buzzine. That's not entirely apposite: such a designation presupposes expertise and virtuosity in multiple fields, something Eno lacks and has consistently made a virtue of lacking.

The Nest sleeps two and has two On some faraway beach book, one with a U-shaped seating area around a table in the nose of the trailer, or one with a full bed in that space. Even at his most 'pop', the distinction between 'low' and 'high' culture is something Eno has been at great pains to blur. The Basecamp has a smooth, futuristic bullet shape with large panoramic windows that wrap around the nose of this beauty. What's more, since the turn of the s, Eno has simultaneously pursued the bona fide visual art career for which he was ostensibly trained, his musical identity and fine art calling inexorably merging over time. This sonic alchemist to the stars has contributed to the most challenging and critically revered work of Roxy Music, David Bowie, Talking Heads, Devo, U2, and Coldplay, and few collections remain untouched by his distinctive aesthetic. The main cabin area includes facing benches that can seat up to five, with a pair of removable tables.


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On some faraway beach by Sheppard, David. Download PDF Ebook

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For Enophiles On Some Far Away Beach is very satisfying indeed but for the more casual, yet curious fans, the biography may be just all too much to absorb in the end.

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Questioning the accepted doctrines of art is one of Eno's preoccupations, although he is equally On some faraway beach book to be enmeshed in matters scientific, academic, entrepreneurial and, increasingly, political he has latterly become an indefatigable lobbyist and congenital faxer — particularly on behalf of the charity War Child and the 'Stop the War' coalition.

He then traces Eno's myriad adventures after tension between him and Bryan Ferry forced him out of the band, including solo albums, celebrated collaborations with David Bowie, Talking Heads, U2 and others, inventing ambient music, producing art, theorising and publishing his diary.

There are also plenty of quests and tasks that actually require you to play the game. His plus pages overflow with hyperbolic statements of praise and adoration. Good critics are good at distancing themselves from a subject that they feel very close to.

Sheppard's account of Eno's gravitation towards figures such as Cardew and experimental music circles leading to his involvement in Scratch Orchestra projects and, later, the Portsmouth Sinfonia makes the case that Eno was part of the late-'60s British avant-garde.

This is understandable, after all many reading this biography would be much more interested in Eno's amazing 70's and 80's period, than Eno's still prodigious but less fascinating 's activities, which are relegated to a succession of brief passages, although somehow even at this point Sheppard manages to cram enough compressed Eno detail to satisfy the seriously curious.

Both are similar in appearance and share the same lengths, frame and construction. Los Angeles-based Happier Camper boasts what it calls the Adaptiv modular interior system that allows the interior to be reconfigured in hundreds of ways, with several bed arrangements including a bunk setup.

I do pretty much what I want, and the only real problem I ever have is wondering what that is. One neat side benefit of reading his bio was that he was so integrated into the music scene, that his bio is very much like a history of music over the past fifty years.

It was as the very personification of 'exotica' that Brian Eno first parachuted into the wider public consciousness in — a startling, herm-aphrodite apparition even among the glittering mannequin retinue that was Roxy Music. This is where the Airstream Nest embodies this latest wrinkle in outdoor living.

This sonic alchemist to the stars has contributed to the most challenging and critically revered work of Roxy Music, David Bowie, Talking Heads, Devo, U2, and Coldplay, and few collections remain untouched by his distinctive aesthetic.

Even in his sixtieth year, his tentacles show no sign of retracting as he settles into the role of patrician 'wise elder' — albeit one who has never quite lost the glamorous allure of his youth. The trailer is only 13 feet long, and its cabin shell is 10 feet long with an interior that offers up to 42 square feet of walkable space.

Or perhaps it's because of Rainey Ford, an African-American neighbor who works alongside her in the tobacco field, and with whom she has a kinship, despite her uncle's worrisome shadow and the town's disapproval.

Whereas in speculation had it that Eno came from another planet, he actually hailed from down-to-earth rural Suffolk, but as Sheppard shows, there was more to the small town of Woodbridge than met the eye.

Link to Book Review on Buzzine. I loved learning about his quiet, solitary childhood and his wacky art school days. Brian needs to have his place, sure, but he's not a saint, nor is he a professor. The fiberglass body gives the Nest a sleek, contemporary look. Flexible modules including a bathroom, removable kitchenette and furniture that functions both inside and outside the trailer are also available.We are sadly, coming to the end of the most relaxing holiday we have had for some galisend.com Away is a comfortable, well-appointed beach house in beautiful Skeete's Bay.

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We loved it and we will be back. On Some Faraway Beach: The Life and Times of Brian Eno David Sheppard. 5 Reviews.

Brian Eno's address book is a veritable who's who of rock and pop. Tellingly, his involvement with Roxy Music, David Bowie, Talking Heads and U2 has coincided with these artists producing their most challenging and critically revered work. ON SOME FARAWAY. In addition to its portrayal of Eno's creative and intellectual life before Roxy Music, On Some Faraway Beach's strongest segments are its coverage of his work with Talking Heads and Byrne; its dissections of his '70s solo albums; and its discussion of the Bowie, Cluster and Robert Fripp collaborations.

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