OLD ROTTENHAT

Robert Wyatt | DNO202

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Robert’s political views and revolutionary stance also influenced OLD ROTTENHAT which was first released in 1985. The album is dedicated to Michael Bettany who was jailed as a traitor and the overriding themes of the album are of repression of the working classes, alienation, snobbery and individual liberty. Robert even made a conscious effort to produce "un-misusable music" – music where any possible political ambiguity was removed so that it would have to be rejected by anyone promoting corrupt Western culture. That such a beautiful album could result from such stark, uncompromising ideals is a testament to Robert’s unique musical vision and talent.

LP

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LP-DNO-202 | Domino | Out now

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LP comes with CD version in full artwork slip case

  • 01. Alliance
     
  • 02. Us Of Amnesia
     
  • 03. East Timor
     
  • 04. Speechless
     
  • 05. The Age Of Self
     
  • 06. Vandalusia
     
  • 07. The British Road
     
  • 08. Mass Medium
     
  • 09. Gharbzadegi
     
  • 10. P.L.A.
     
 
 
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