DETAILS OF CAREER-SPANNING RETROSPECTIVE ALBUM
NME once claimed that “Peter Bruntnell’s records should be taught in schools” and with 9 studio albums under his belt and countless high-profile fans picked up along the way (including Rumer, REM’s Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Lambchop’s Kurt Wagner, Son Volt’s Jay Farrar and more recently John Murry) it’s about time one of the UK’s most consistent songwriters released a career retrospective.
17th June will see the release of ‘Retrospective’ though Loose Music, featuring tracks from all of Peter’s albums to date and crowned with a re-recorded version and video of 2004’s ‘Played Out’, featuring platinum-selling artist, Rumer. “Showcasing why – even after twenty years – Peter Bruntnell remains as one of Britain’s finest (and most overlooked) songwriters.” said The Line Of Best Fit of the new version of Played Out, which will made be available as a download only single from 6th May.
Played Out video:
This career spanning collection is an essential introduction to one of the UK’s most timeless and genre-defying singer songwriters who Uncut magazine describe as hugely talented in May 2013’s edition. This is far from the end: simply half time in a career many a musician would be rightfully proud of.