# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Roger


Reviews


This Is The Shit (2004)


Funky, but effective half Parliament, half Queens of the Stone Age weirdness on the debut album from the eccentric Roger, released on Julian Cope’s Head Heritage label


Related


Interviews

Interview Roger Chapman - Interview

Legendary singer and songwriter and former Family frontman Roger Chapman talks to Adrian Janes about his long career and his first album in seven years ,'Life in the Pond'


Roger Ruskin Spear
Interview Roger Ruskin Spear - Interview

Roger Ruskin Spear, the saxophone player, clarinetist and robot maker with The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, talks to Nick Dent-Robinson in this 2011 interview about the legendary 60’s anarchic satirists' career, jazz influences and reformations.


Duran Duran
Interview Duran Duran - Interview

Duran Duran drummer Roger Taylor speaks to Nick Dent-Robinson about his band's 80's stardom and their continued longevity


Roger McGuinn
Interview Roger Mcguinn - Interview

Lisa Torem speaks to former Byrds singer and guitarist Roger McGuinn about his personal influences, the importance of traditional muisc and his forthcoming UK tour


Beat
Interview Beat - Interview

Paul Waller chats to vocalist Ranking Roger about his reformed 80's ska/reggae group the Beat and their 1981 second album 'Wha'ppen?'which has just been re-released on vinyl


Mission of Burma
Interview Mission Of Burma - Interview

Paul Waller speaks to Roger Miller from seminal Boston-based post-punk act Mission of Burma about his group's influential early releases, their reformation after two decades apart and latest album, last year's 'Unsound'


David Kilminster
Interview David Kilminster - Interview

Roger Waters guitarist David Kilminster talks to Lisa Torem about his solo album, 'Scarlet', which five years after recording it, he decided ro re-record and reissue in a new and expanded 'Director's Cut'


Roger O' Donnell
Interview Bloody Knives - Interview

Roger O' Donnell was the keyboardist in the Cure between 1987 and 1990 and again from 1995 to 2005 and played on four of their albums, including their classic 'Disintegation'. He talks to Anthony Strutt about his time in the band and latest solo album, 'Piano Formations'


Steve Robinson
Interview Steve Robinson - Interview

English-born but now Florida-based singer-songwriter Steve Robinson is the former guitarist with the Headlights, who worked in the 90's as Byrds star Roger McGuinn's touring band. Malcolm Carter talks to him about his latest solo album, 'Undercurrent', and his unique brand of melodic pop


Profiles

Pink Floyd
A Delicate Sound of Thunder Pink Floyd - A Delicate Sound of Thunder

Recorded during their longest ever tour, a reissue of 1988 concert film The Delicate Sound of Thunder sees Pink Floyd attempting to adapt their pioneering psych/ prog rock for a new generation. Richard Lewis reviews


Roger Waters
Us + Them Roger Waters - Us + Them

Richard Lewis watches a highly impressive document of Pink Floyd founder Roger Waters’ huge 'Us + Them' tour, which sees the musician in typically uncompromising, fiery form.


Simon Davies
Interview Simon Davies - Interview

Simon Davies, former director of UK-based Teenage Cancer Trust and now executive director of America-based Teen Cancer America, discusses the organisation's goals, current focus and the involvement of Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend from The Who in it


Roger Chapman and the Shortlist
Profile Roger Chapman & the Shortlist - Profile

Adrian Janes finds much to recommend in 'Live at Rockpalast - Markthalle Hamburg 1979' and 'Live at Grughalle Essen 1981', two recently reissued CDs/DVDs of heartfelt rock funk and soul from former Family vocalist Roger Chapman and his group at that time, the Shortlist


Profile
Teen Cancer America Who - Teen Cancer America

Lisa Torem assesses and reflects upon the work of Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend's charity Teen Cancer America, which has recently opened centres in the United States


Live

Roger Daltrey
at Vina Robles Amphitheatre, Paso Robles, 12/8/2018 Roger Daltrey - at Vina Robles Amphitheatre, Paso Robles, 12/8/2018

L. Paul Mann watches Roger Daltrey pull out some old Who gems at Vina Robles Amphitheater in California.


Roger Daltrey
Pavilion, Highland Park, Illinois, 25/6/2018 Roger Daltrey - Pavilion,  Highland Park, Illinois,  25/6/2018

Lisa Torem watches Roger Daltrey, with The Who band, perform a flawless version of Pete Townshend’s 'Tommy' plus more at the popular Pavilion near Chicago at a nearly sold-out gig on a Monday night.


Who
Royal Albert Hall, London, 30/3/2010 Washington Willy - Royal Albert Hall, London, 30/3/2010

The Who recently played a gig at the Royal Albert Hall for Roger Daltrey's Teenage Cancer Trust benefit gig, Anthony Strutt watches them play 'Quadrophenia' at it with a range of special guests to still impressive effect


Doves
Royal Albert Hall, London, 5/4/2003 Doves - Royal Albert Hall, London, 5/4/2003

In an incredible show featuring a guest performance from the Who's Roger Daltrey, Jonjo McNeill watches Manchester's Doves transfrom London's prestigious Royal Albert Hall "from a dull, upper class opera house into a sweaty Northern indie club"


Albums

Roger Mcguinn
Peace On You Roger Mcguinn - Peace On You

Carl Bookstein reflects on 'Peace on You', the 1974 second solo album from Byrds founder, singer and guitarist Roger McGuinn which has just been reissued.


Julian Cope
Saint Julian Julian Cope - Saint Julian

Jon Roger reflects on ex-Teardrop Explodes front man Juian Cope's recently re-released third solo album, 'Saint Julian'


Features

Roger Daltrey
Raging Pages Roger Daltrey - Raging Pages

In her 'Raging Pages' book column Lisa Torem reflects on 'Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite', the autobiography of the Who's Roger Daltrey.


Roger Waters
Raging Pages Roger Waters - Raging Pages

Lisa Torem finds that Dave Thompson doesn’t stand on ceremony in his new biography about former Pink Floyd composer Roger Waters, and that exclusive interviews and diligent detail spike a variety of insights.


Pink Floyd
Earls Court, London, May 1973 Pink Floyd - Earls Court, London, May 1973

In 'Gig of a Lifetime' Keith How writes of attending one of Pink Floyd's legendary 'The Dark Side of the Moon' concerts at Earls Court in London in 1973


Pink Floyd
(Gig of a Lifetime) Earls Court, London, August 1980 Pink Floyd - (Gig of a Lifetime) Earls Court, London, August 1980

In 'Gig of a Lifetime', Dastardly writes of attending his first ever gig, one of Pink Floyd's legendary 'The Wall' shows at Earls Court in London in 1980







Pennyblackmusic Regular Contributors