an idiosyncratic triumph…a fortuitously inspired collaboration
A bizarre collaboration between David McAlmont and Michael Nyman revives the dying art of the topical news story in song
McAlmont’s stunningly diverse vocal range takes centre stage throughout, but Nyman’s music is a sympathetic partner.
“one of the better long-players of 2009. Grab The Glare quick”
The idea of putting David McAlmont together with Michael Nyman is almost too good to be true: it cannot, surely, live up to its potential - Except that it does!