Thomas Dolby about his new album after a long silence

July 10, 2010 · Posted in Uncategorized 

It has been some time since we last heard from Thomas Dolby then this nice piece turned up. For his first studio album release in decades, musical innovator Thomas Dolby has been composing music in the uniquely inspirational setting of a restored life-boat. Here he premieres a gorgeous, evocative song from that album — about one night with a legend. He’s backed by members of the modern string quartet Ethel.

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