Live (Autumn/Winter 2017).
Tracks selected from various live recordings of my 2017 Autumn/Winter Tour. A collaborative tour forming a different improvised band in each town.
David Thomas Broughton & Robin Allender: Guitar, Stu Bannister: Percussion / samples, Gareth Bonello (The Gentle Good): Cello. Jonny Bridgwood: Double bass, David Ewan Campbell: Guitar / keyboards, Thom Corah: Trombone, Mario Cruzado: Electric guitar, Rachael Dadd: Percussion, Robyn Dawson: Violin, Lucy Frankel: Violin, Angus Fairbairn (Alabaster dePlume): Saxophone, Daniel Green (Laish): Guitar, RM Hubbert: Nylon string guitar, Dean McPhee: Guitar, Howard Monk: Drums, Niall Morris: Bass, Gavin Murdoch: Drums, Neil Pennycook (Meursault): Banjo, Howie Reeve: Acoustic bass, Andy Regan: Modular synth, Rosie Smith (Oh! Peas): Percussion, Neil Turpin (Bilge Pump): Drums, Adam Weikert: Keyboard / guitar / samples, Sam Wisternoff: Percussion, Peter Wyeth: Guitar / samples / loops.
Available to order limited cassette and downloadable at DTB Bandcamp
– Song, By Toad (UK)
CONTENTS: Crippling Lack Part 1/Beast/Words Of Art/Silent Arrow/Dots // Lyrics are HERE
– Le Noize Maker (FR)
CONTENTS: River/Concrete Statement/I Close My Eyes // Lyrics are HERE
– Paper Garden Records (USA)
Available to order LP the whole three volumes at Paper Garden Records
CONTENTS: Crippling Lack Part 2/Gulf/Beast Without You/Plunge Of The Dagger // Lyrics are HERE
Sliding The Same Way – David Thomas Broughton and Juice Vocal Ensemble – 2014
CONTENTS: In Service/The Assurance/A Man to Call My Own/Been a While/The Promise/Woodwork/Yorkshire Fog/Oh, Nurse of Mine/Unshaven Boozer/Sliding the Same Way // Lyrics are HERE
An album recorded in two short sessions with mostly single takes. Teaming up with classical vocal trio ‘Juice’ (Kerry Andrew, Sarah Dacey and Anna Snow) to work out a set of new songs. Perhaps the most folk inspired collection so far.
UnAbleTo – 2013
CONTENTS: Side A – Untitled 280710/Untitled 3/Salvation/Soil of War/Problems/Faith in Women; side B – Take the Edge Off/Martha/Rather Forgive // Lyrics are HERE
Features manipulated feedback, randomised beats and fuzzy guitar and vocals recorded through the pin mic of a Macbook.
Outbreeding – 2010 (US release 2016)
CONTENTS: river lay/apologies/perfect louse/nature/potential of our progeny/staying true/electricity/ain’t got no sole/onwards we trudge/joke // Lyrics are HERE
Features Howard Monk (drums) and Johnny Bridgwood (double bass) plus Andy Ramsay (claps and clavinet) and James Grant, Alwin Fernandez and Martha Supajirawatananon (backing vocals).
If you have a heart, Outbreeding will put it through the gauntlet. If you have a brain, Outbreeding will make you use it
Boating Disasters (EP)
Available on iTunes
CONTENTS: ain’t got no sole/perfect louse/electricity (electric mix)/not so cruel (live in Leeds) // Lyrics are HERE
Features Howard Monk (drums) and Johnny Bridgwood (double bass) and 7 Hertz (on ‘not so cruel’ in Leeds).
– CD/download – go to the static caravan page for advice about a FREE TRACK.
David Thomas Broughton vs. 7 Hertz – 2007
CONTENTS: weight of my love/no great shakes/jolly (interlude)/fisted hand/river outlet // Lyrics are HERE
We followed our noses (me and the band 7 Hertz – Lucy Frankel (violin), Seth Bennett (double bass), Helen Baines (clarinet) and Iwona Magda (violin)).
Broughton isn’t going to provide emotional shortcuts for his audience.
It’s In There Somewhere – 2007
CONTENTS: circle is never complete/negativity/gracefully silent/interlude 1/i don’t want to believe you/the heart you don’t look out for/ain’t got no sole/why are you not here?/nature/one day/interlude 2/so much sin to forgive/look what i have done // Lyrics are HERE
Available for download only on Bandcamp
Anchovies (EP) – SOLD OUT – 2006
CONTENTS: anchovies/the window/liberazione // Lyrics are HERE
– ten inches, three songs, sold out!
he manages to come off as both sincere and perhaps more creative than even I gave him credit for
79% at cokemachineglow.com
The Complete Guide to Insufficiency – 2004
CONTENTS: ambiguity/execution/unmarked grave/walking over you/ever rotating sky
David Thomas Broughton’s debut ought to catapult him somewhere near the head of the bearded class
Also available are the following collaborations and rarities:
In addition to all this, Bandcamp features exclusive EPs and bootlegs of live shows for download
Split 12-inch series
– on Song, by Toad Records.
My contribution sits along side Jonnie Common, Siobhan Wilson, and Sparrow and the Workshop.
Available on iTunes
David Thomas Broughton & Neil Turpin
– self release / http://dtbandneilturpin.tumblr.com
Round 1 – recorded live at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, 2007 // available to download at Bandcamp
Round 2 – recorded live at the chapel at Ripon and York St john University, York, 2010 // coming soon
Round 3 – recorded live at the studios of Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, 2013 // coming soon
Broughton & Casati
Single: The Rage/Be My Boy
Lyrics and vocals provided by me…
Available on iTunes
David Thomas Broughton Live on Dublab 2006
While on tour in USA with Doveman (Thomas Bartlett, Sam Amidon and Shahzad Ismaily) we stopped by the studio in LA to record a couple of sessions, this is mine.
Benjamin Wetherill/David Thomas Broughton Double A-side – NEVER RELEASED
We each did a long track which encompassed a song of our own and one of each others. This is my side, Sometimes (DTB)/April 8th (BW).