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Richard Formby has 10 album credits
Last of the Gentleman Adventurers
Crowd-funded in under 12 hours, recorded on 2" tape, lush and warm..
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Richard Formby : Guitar, Indian Harmonium , Mixed , Produced
Condition Blue
For all the pain and crap from which this record was made, the actual sessions were a gigantic and wonderful party. This was warmly received by The Outside World, less popular among those who counted themselves JBC afficionados. This IS the sound of me having fun, and getting me to do that in those dark days of mid-1991 was no small job.
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Richard Formby : Lead Guitar, Tremelo & 12 String Guitar, Infinite Guitar And Feedback
Waiting For The Love Bus
There's a clean, simple sound to a lot of this that Condition Blue detractors might appreciate. I'm ten years older now than when I made Bath, and right now, after all that morbid stuff, it only really feels like about three. There's rockin' shit and there's a big ballad or two and some weird little pop songs and a nice family sing-along about penguins. I hope you like it.
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Richard Formby : Fender Jaguar, Gibson Firebird, Burns Electric X11 String, Programming, Tapes , Producer , Engineer
Edward's Closet
So you've got a CD player, have you? I've got a headache and an abiding dislike of expensive food crews in dumb baseball hats. I've been in Edward's Closet and he wasnt't in. "That JBC", they mutter at the bus-stop, "turned left at the light a Long Time Ago".
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Richard Formby : Lead Guitar
Cult Of The Basement
If things seemed weird back in February 1989, when we made this baby, the Weird were going shopping on bikes. In a farmhouse in the dead of winter, in personal circumstances too bizarre and complex to relate, we set about making our "commercial suicide" album. For the first time, I felt, we had made an album that really sounded like us. This record does have personality. One of my favourites, this.
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Richard Formby : Guitar
Richard Formby : Guitar, Vocals
The Jazz Butcher's Free Lunch
"You're not a band. You're a crack team of international restaurant critics" - Curtis E. Johnson
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Richard Formby : Guitar on Mr. Odd , Girl-Go , Shirley Maclaine , Still & All , Bakersfield , Vodka Girls , President Chang , Producer on Bakersfield , Vodka Girls , President Chang
One of the better Creation-era compilations. Canadian release.
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Richard Formby : Guitar
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( mini CD various France )
Richard Formby : Guitar , Producer
¡Excellent! The Violent Years
Millions of years ago, dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Today the Galileo Space Probe orbits mighty planet Jupiter. The Jazz Butcher Conspiracy first appeared in June 1982 in the back room of the Black Lion in Northampton. They finally drank the bar dry in a small town in in Mallorca on the 20th August 1996
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Richard Formby : Guitars on She's A Yo-Yo , Mr. Odd , Ghosts , Shirley Maclaine , Girl-Go , Producer on Sweetwater , Whaddya? , Ghosts
102 documented events where Richard Formby performed
1987 1
1 (JBC)
1988 0
1989 47 (JBC)
1990 43 (JBC)
1991 1 (JBC)
1992 0
1993 9 (JBC)
1994 0
1995 0
1996 0
1997 0
1998 0
1999 0
2000 0
2001 0
2002 1 (JBC)
18th of April, 2002 (Thursday)
@ The Packhorse
Leeds England LS1
[extra shit] [performers listed] [pat reviews] [songlist]
27th of November, 1993 (Saturday)
@ The Venue
London England
[performers listed]
19th of November, 1993 (Friday)
@ Passage Du Nord-Ouest
Paris France
[performers listed]
17th of November, 1993 (Wednesday)
@ Le Salamandre
Strasbourg France
[performers listed]
15th of November, 1993 (Monday)
@ Tao's Blue
Besancon France
[performers listed] [press accounts]
[poster for 1993/Nov15.html]
13th of November, 1993 (Saturday)
@ Maison De La Jeunesse
Colmar France
[performers listed]
12th of November, 1993 (Friday)
@ Zinetti
Breda North Brabant, Netherlands
[performers listed]
30th of October, 1993 (Saturday)
@ Festival de Devenir
St Quentin France
[performers listed] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
22nd of October, 1993 (Friday)
@ The Racehorse
15 Abington Square
Northampton England NN1
[performers listed] [with band of note] [songlist]
20th of October, 1993 (Wednesday)
@ It's Got To Be Belgium (Slurp's Wino Bar)
Northampton England
[performers listed]
July, 1991
@ Woodhouse Studio
The Vaguely Familiar Leeds England
[performers listed] [audio recording] [pat reviews] [songlist]
25th of August, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Festival
Tonara Sardinia, Italy
[performers listed] [audio recording] [pat reviews] [songlist]
21st of August, 1990 (Tuesday)
@ The Borderline
London England
[extra shit] [performers listed]
4th of July, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ Powerhaus
London England
[performers listed]
16th of June, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Tonfestival
Kuchl Austria
[performers listed]
1st of May, 1990 (Tuesday)
@ M.A.X. Musikhalle
Kiel Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/May1.html]
30th of April, 1990 (Monday)
@ Riders Cafe
Lubeck Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr30.html]
29th of April, 1990 (Sunday)
@ Markthalle
Hamburg Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr29.html]
28th of April, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Szenerie
Landesbergen Germany
[performers listed] [audio recording] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
[poster for 1990/Apr28.html]
27th of April, 1990 (Friday)
@ Live Station
Dortmund Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr27.html]
26th of April, 1990 (Thursday)
@ Hunky Dory
Detmold Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr26.html]
25th of April, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ University
Berlin Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr25.html]
24th of April, 1990 (Tuesday)
@ New York
Kassel Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr24.html]
23rd of April, 1990 (Monday)
@ Rockfabrik
Ubach-Palenberg Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr23.html]
22nd of April, 1990 (Sunday)
@ Kulturzentrum
Mainz Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr22.html]
21st of April, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Nachtwerk
Munich Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr21.html]
20th of April, 1990 (Friday)
@ Altes Schutzenhaus
Stuttgart Germany
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Apr20.html]
19th of April, 1990 (Thursday)
@ Szene Wien
Vienna Austria
[performers listed]
18th of April, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ Posthof
Linz Austria
[performers listed]
17th of April, 1990 (Tuesday)
@ Utopia
Innsbruck Austria
[performers listed]
15th of April, 1990 (Sunday)
@ Spielboden
Dornbirn Austria
[performers listed]
13th of April, 1990 (Friday)
@ Rote Fabrik
Zurich Switzerland
[performers listed] [with band of note]
11th of April, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ Blue Box
Budapest Hungary
[extra shit] [performers listed]
8th of April, 1990 (Sunday)
@ Vinile
Bassano Del Grappa Italy
[performers listed]
7th of April, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Macabre
Bra Italy
[performers listed]
6th of April, 1990 (Friday)
@ Gratis
Senigallia Italy
[performers listed]
5th of April, 1990 (Thursday)
@ Teatro C.T.M. Arco
Brescia Italy
[performers listed]
4th of April, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ Cineteatro Astra
Rome Italy
[performers listed]
1st of April, 1990 (Sunday)
@ La Dolce Vita
Lausanne Switzerland
[performers listed]
31st of March, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Usine
Geneva Switzerland
[performers listed]
30th of March, 1990 (Friday)
@ I.S.C.
Bern Switzerland
[performers listed]
17th of March, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Cahier De Brouillon
Vrijheid 84
Hoogstraten Belgium 2320
[performers listed]
16th of March, 1990 (Friday)
@ Le Plan
Ris-Orangis France
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Mar16.html]
15th of March, 1990 (Thursday)
@ Vrije Universitat
Brussels Belgium
[performers listed]
14th of March, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ New Morning
Paris France
[performers listed]
[poster for 1990/Mar14.html]
13th of March, 1990 (Tuesday)
@ Le Truc(k)
Lyon France
[performers listed] [ticket stub]
[poster for 1990/Mar13.html]
10th of March, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Zeleste
Barcelona Spain
[performers listed]
9th of March, 1990 (Friday)
@ Central
Valencia Spain
[performers listed]
8th of March, 1990 (Thursday)
@ Universal
Madrid Spain
[performers listed] [press accounts]
[poster for 1990/Mar8.html]
7th of March, 1990 (Wednesday)
@ Sala Hippo
Valladollid Spain
[performers listed]
4th of March, 1990 (Sunday)
@ Periferia
Leon Spain
[performers listed]
3rd of March, 1990 (Saturday)
@ Txitxarro
Deba Spain
[performers listed] [ticket stub]
[ticket for 1990/Mar3.html]
2nd of March, 1990 (Friday)
@ Sala Gares
Pamplona Spain
[performers listed]
26th of February, 1990 (Monday)
@ Dingwall's
London England
[extra shit] [performers listed]
29th of December, 1989 (Friday)
@ The Rock Garden
London England
[performers listed] [pat reviews]
19th of December, 1989 (Tuesday)
@ The Cotton Club
Atlanta Georgia, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [video recording]
18th of December, 1989 (Monday)
@ Tipitina's
New Orleans Louisiana, USA
[performers listed]
17th of December, 1989 (Sunday)
@ Rockerfeller's
Houston Texas, USA
[performers listed]
16th of December, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Liberty Lunch
Austin Texas, USA
[performers listed] [with band of note]
15th of December, 1989 (Friday)
@ The Venue
Dallas Texas, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [with band of note]
13th of December, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ Atomic Theatre
Albuquerque New Mexico, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [with band of note]
11th of December, 1989 (Monday)
@ The Casbah
San Diego California, USA
[performers listed]
10th of December, 1989 (Sunday)
@ The Coach House
San Juan Capistrano California, USA
[performers listed] [audio recording] [with band of note] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
9th of December, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Roxy Theatre
Los Angeles California, USA
[performers listed] [audio recording] [with band of note] [ticket stub] [songlist]
[ticket for 1989/Dec9.html]
8th of December, 1989 (Friday)
@ Roxy Theatre
Los Angeles California, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [with band of note]
7th of December, 1989 (Thursday)
@ Bogart's
Long Beach California, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [with band of note]
6th of December, 1989 (Wednesday)
Santa Monica California, USA
[performers listed] [audio recording] [interview] [songlist]
5th of December, 1989 (Tuesday)
@ Slim's
333 11th Street
San Fransisco California, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [ticket stub] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
[ticket for 1989/Dec5.html]
4th of December, 1989 (Monday)
@ Cactus Club
San Jose California, USA
[performers listed]
2nd of December, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Blue Gallery
Portland Oregon, USA
[performers listed]
1st of December, 1989 (Friday)
@ Backstage
Seattle Washington, USA
[performers listed]
29th of November, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ The Forge
Victoria British Columbia, Canada
[performers listed] [with band of note]
28th of November, 1989 (Tuesday)
@ Commodore Ballroom
Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
[extra shit] [performers listed] [audio recording] [songlist]
[poster for 1989/Nov28.html]
26th of November, 1989 (Sunday)
@ McEwen Hall
Calgary Alberta, Canada
[extra shit] [performers listed]
25th of November, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Dinwoodie Lounge
Edmonton Alberta, Canada
[performers listed] [audio recording]
24th of November, 1989 (Friday)
@ The Airliner
Saskatoon Saskatchewan, Canada
[performers listed]
23rd of November, 1989 (Thursday)
@ The Venue
Regina Saskatchewan, Canada
[performers listed]
22nd of November, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ Circuit Cabaret
Winnipeg Manitoba, Canada
[extra shit] [performers listed]
20th of November, 1989 (Monday)
@ First Avenue
701 First Ave
Minneapolis Minnesota, USA
[performers listed] [video recording] [with band of note] [ticket stub]
[ticket for 1989/Nov20.html]
19th of November, 1989 (Sunday) 8:00pm
@ Shank Hall
Milwaukee Wisconsin, USA
[performers listed] [photos] [press accounts]
18th of November, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Ratskeller
Madison Wisconsin, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [audio recording] [with band of note] [songlist]
[poster for 1989/Nov18.html]
17th of November, 1989 (Friday)
@ Lounge Ax
Chicago Illinois, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [photos] [audio recording] [with band of note] [songlist]
16th of November, 1989 (Thursday)
@ Stache's
Columbus Ohio, USA
[performers listed]
15th of November, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ The Blind Pig
Ann Arbor Michigan, USA
[performers listed]
14th of November, 1989 (Tuesday)
@ R.P.M.
Toronto Ontario, Canada
[extra shit] [performers listed]
13th of November, 1989 (Monday)
@ Barrymore's Theatre
Ottawa Ontario, Canada
[performers listed]
11th of November, 1989 (Saturday)
@ Foufounes Electriques
Montreal Quebec, Canada
[performers listed]
10th of November, 1989 (Friday)
@ Tree Cafe
Portland Maine, USA
[performers listed]
9th of November, 1989 (Thursday)
@ ΔΣ House\, University of Maine
Brunswick Maine, USA
[performers listed]
8th of November, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ Paradise
Boston Massachusetts, USA
[performers listed] [photos] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
6th of November, 1989 (Monday)
@ J.C. Dobbs
Philadelphia Pennsylvania, USA
[performers listed] [video recording] [scanned setlist] [songlist]
5th of November, 1989 (Sunday)
@ The Knitting Factory
New York New York, USA
[extra shit] [performers listed] [audio recording]
4th of November, 1989 (Saturday)
@ 9:30 Club
Washington D.C., USA
[performers listed] [songlist]
3rd of November, 1989 (Friday)
@ Maxwell's
Hoboken New Jersey, USA
[scanned setlist] [songlist]
14th of October, 1989 (Saturday)
@ The Falcon
234 Royal College St.
Camden, London England NW1
[performers listed]
6th of October, 1989 (Friday)
@ Jericho Tavern
Oxford England
[performers listed] [photos]
5th of October, 1989 (Thursday)
@ Joiner's Arms
Southampton England
[performers listed]
4th of October, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ Subterrania
London England
[performers listed]
21st of September, 1989 (Thursday)
@ Duchess Of York
Leeds England
[extra shit] [performers listed] [photos] [audio recording] [songlist]
20th of September, 1989 (Wednesday)
@ Camden Workers' Social Club
London England
[performers listed]
19th of September, 1989 (Tuesday)
@ Studio
Bristol England
[performers listed] [with band of note]
3rd of May, 1987 (Sunday)
Sam's Bar Mitzvah
@ Talbot Hotel
Oundle Northamptonshire, England PE8
[performers listed] [with band of note] [songlist]
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