All hail the genius that is the Hollis.
Most of you won’t have a shred of interest in this artist, so I better start with some amusing anecdotes to keep you reading.
I had a look at Mark Hollis’ Wikipedia entry recently and found it a bit on the bland side, I thought about resurrecting my career as a Wiki vandal, but my previous Wiki edits weren’t great. Once I changed the entry for the Duckworth-Lewis method (the method used for calculating a score in cricket that has been cut short by the...Read Full Story
Listen to this track by former Talk Talk creative honcho and minimalist composer Mark Hollis. It’s “A Life (1895-1915)”, what he considered to be the centerpiece of his only solo album, Mark Hollis. The record was released in 1998 without much fanfare, since its author asserted that “fanfare” of any kind didn’t really match with the […]Read Full Story