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Dave Sturt
Dreams & Absurdities (CD)
EANTCD1056 || 10.2015 || £9.49 USD  EUR  JPY  + p+p +tax
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First solo album by Gong bassist - a beautiful release.

Guests include Steve Hillage, Theo Travis, daevid allen, Kavus Torabi, Fabio Golfetti and more...

I'm just going to get the 'missed' releases from the last few months posted in the bazaar - then double back to add samples and comments.

Jewel case with annotated 16 page booklet.

Tracks
  1. Mirage [6.30] (Sturt, Davenport)
  2. Transcendence [7.40] (Sturt)
  3. Hollow Form [6,32] (Sturt)
  4. Bouncing Like Gagarin [3.00] (Sturt, Winston-Bushby)
  5. Jaffa Market [6.30] (Sturt, Hillage)
  6. (In My Head) I'm Swimming [1.30] (Sturt)
  7. Unique & Irreplaceable [5.40] (Sturt, Allen)
  8. Dreams & Absurdities [6.56] (Sturt)
  9. White & Greens in Blue [7.00] (Sturt, Nelson)
  10. Vast Indifference [6.00] (Sturt)
Personnel:
  • Dave Sturt {Fretless Bass, Programming, Synths, Loops, E-bow Fretless Bass, Upright Electric Bass, Fretted Bass, Piano, Acoustic Bass}
  • Jon Field {Congas 1, 5}
  • Waqas Choudhary {Bansuri 1}
  • Jeff Davenport {Handsonic 1, Drums 3, 5}
  • Theo Travis {Soprano Sax 3}
  • Clare Bhabra {Violin 3, 4, 7}
  • Deirdre Bencsik {Cello 3, 4, 7}
  • Jennie Winson-Bushby {Voice 4}
  • Steve Hillage {Guitar, Glissando Guitar 5}
  • Brian Boothby {Throat Singing 5}
  • Kavus Torabi {E-Bow Guitar 6}
  • daevid allen {Glissando Guitar, Loops 7}
  • Fabio Golfetti {Guitar 7}
  • Lily Sturt-Bolshaw {Trumpet 8}
  • Bill Nelson {Guitar, E-Bow Guitar 9}
  • Chris Ellis {Piano 9}
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