Tag: Brian Eno

Brian Eno and journalism’s smarmy ferrets

Wednesday, 30 August, 2017 0 Comments

On 20 November 1995, the musician, artist and producer Brian Eno wrote of Diana, Princess of Wales, in his diary: “My sympathy goes out to her for the shitbag scum journos she has to deal with — imagine meeting those vile smarmy ferrets wherever you went.”

Immunity with melancholy

Saturday, 4 January, 2014 0 Comments

In his time, the London-based producer and musician Jon Hopkins has worked with Brian Eno, King Creosote, Imogen Heap and Coldplay. His fifth album, Immunity, was hailed last year as a perfect synthesis of melancholy and dance. Jon Hopkins is one to watch in 2014.