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Scott Walker

Scott Walker
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Scott Walker (born Noel Scott Engel; January 9, 1943 – March 22, 2019) was an American singer-songwriter, composer and record producer. He was noted for his distinctive baritone voice and for the unorthodox career path which took him from 60s pop icon to 21st century experimental musician.
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Releases on file (5)
Chris O'Leary — Ashes to Ashes Chris O'Leary — Ashes to Ashes
(Repeater Books, 2019, TPB)
Sendelica — Nite Flights Sendelica — Nite Flights
(Fruits de Mer crustacean 76, 2016, 7")
Scott Walker — Bish Bosch Scott Walker — Bish Bosch
(4AD CAD3220CD, 2012, CD)
Scott Walker — The Drift Scott Walker — The Drift
(4AD CAD 2603 CD, 2006, CD)
Scott Walker — Tilt Scott Walker — Tilt
(Drag City DC134CD, 1995, CD)

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2019-06-05
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2019-04-24
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2019-04-10
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2019-03-25
Scott Walker RIP – Noel Scott Engel, better known as Scott Walker, was one of the most intriguing and enigmatic musical figures in the second half of the 20th Century. His strange career started with The Walker Brothers, an American pop group that featured no one named Walker and no brothers. After moving to England in 1965, they had a series of hit singles. Scott's solo work started with Scott in 1967. Starting in the 80s, his work took an increasingly avant-garde turn. » Read more


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