Fragments – Peter Hammill
Presented By Phil Moakes.
First broadcast on 2nd December 2012.
Fragments is an audio exhibition of songs by composer, singer, guitarist Peter Hammill. Peter’s career in music has stretched over 40 years, initially with Van Der Graaf Generator and also as a solo artist. In this conversation, Peter talks about the art and craft of composition, his views on life and death and about working with other musicians. The conversation illustrates and is illustrated by fragments of music from Peter’s catalogue of work.
Tracks include – Skin, My Room, Sitting Targets, Faculty X, My Experience, The Ice Hotel, Patient, Comfortable, Four Pails, Eat My Words – Bite My Tongue, Too Many of My Yesterdays, This Side Of the Looking Glass, Five Years Ago, I’ve Had Enough Of You.