- Highlights in Slow Motion
Highlights in Slow Motion is an acoustic rock album by ex-
60 Ft. Dollsfront man Richard J. Parfitt. Released in 2002 on Rough Trade Records. The sleeve was designed by Welsh-born musician and artist John Langfordand embossed with a quote from the poet Roger McGough: "…and Cardiff's a tart with a heart of gold".
The album received favorable reviews in spite of a lukewarm reception. "Reflective new direction for one time Britpop hellraiser…the wistful bedsit realism of "Wish I Was With You", and the loveless companionship explored in "I Took That Woman Home Last Night", point the way for a brave and newly impressive writer"
Uncut Magazine, March 2002, p.106)] . "The Daily Mirror" wrote: "…his songs contain a dreamy charm and tearful romance. A few more sunbursting riffs (the excellent "What We Talk About") and we can call him a boss (" Daily Mirror", March 13th 2002)] . "Parfitt’s thing is croaky, tousle headed soul (Chilternsic, Westerberg, Springsteen). The vocals are tremendously frayed and some of the steals are impressive. Whatever, this wooziness has a sure value’ ("Mojo", March, 2002).] Songs like the raw, nakedly emotionally "Downtown" or the superior Van Morrison-style conversational poetry of "Summergliding" display Parfitt's ability to mix adroit fingerpicking with purely pugilistic strumming."("Guitar", May, 2002).]
#"Highlights in Slow Motion"
#"What We Talk About"
#"Wish I Was With You"
#"Let Love In"
#"Freckles of Gold"
#"I Took That Woman Home Last Night"
*Richard J. Parfitt –
guitar, vocals, piano, harmonica
*Gary Alesbrook –
*Carl Bevan – drums
*Richard Glover – bass
*Osian Gwynedd – Fender Rhodes
*Greg Haver – drums
*Richard Jackson – bass,
*Rachel Mari Kimber –
*Mat Sibley –
*Emily Travis –
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
motion picture — motion picture, adj. 1. a sequence of consecutive pictures of objects photographed in motion by a specially designed camera (motion picture camera) and thrown on a screen by a projector (motion picture projector) in such rapid succession as to… … Universalium
motion-picture technology — Introduction the means for the production and showing of motion pictures. It includes not only the motion picture camera and projector but also such technologies as those involved in recording sound, in editing both picture and sound, in… … Universalium
Time-lapse — [ frame|right|The flower of a geranium opening over a period of about two hours. Consecutive frames are 7 minutes apart.] Time lapse photography is a cinematography technique whereby each film frame is captured at a rate much slower than it will… … Wikipedia
Art, Antiques, and Collections — ▪ 2003 Introduction In 2002 major exhibitions such as Documenta 11 reflected the diverse nature of contemporary art: artists from a variety of cultures received widespread recognition for work ranging from installation to video to painting … Universalium
Bernd Dost — (b. May 16, 1939 in Dortmund) is a German journalist, filmmaker, writer and publisher. He produces documentaries for ARD, Germany’s leading Public TV Station, and wrote articles for Stern magazine and the Münchner Merkur and Münchner Abendzeitung … Wikipedia
Martin Scorsese — Scorsese at the Tribeca Film Festival, 2007 Born Martin Charles Scorsese November 17, 1942 (1942 11 17) (age … Wikipedia
NFL Films — is a Mount Laurel, New Jersey based company devoted to producing commercials, television programs, feature films, and documentaries on the National Football League, as well as other unrelated major events and awards shows. Founded as Blair Motion … Wikipedia
Rhubarb (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Rhubarb Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Flagicon|AUS Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Genre = Rock Years active = 1996 ndash;2006 Label = Toupee Records Associated acts =… … Wikipedia
Moon landing conspiracy theories — Astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong in NASA s training mockup … Wikipedia
Match of the Day — For the Doctor Who novel, see Match of the Day (Doctor Who). Match of the Day Match of the Day logo, November 2011 present Format Sports highlights … Wikipedia