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Bill Nelson - Getting The Holy Ghost Across

Sound On Sound, Jul 1986

Contractual hassles have kept musician/producer Bill Nelson hopping from one record label to another since the demise of Be-Bop Deluxe, yet he has still managed to record some exemplary albums using the facility of his 16-track home studio. Ian Gilby finds out how he put his new album together.

Bill Nelson - A Full Nelson

Electronic Soundmaker, Apr 1985

Bill Nelson's been out of the public eye recently, touring America and refurbishing his studio. Now he's back and talking to us.

Bill Nelson - Echoes From The Observatory - Part 1

Home & Studio Recording, Dec 1984

Bill lays bare his recording techniques and reveals the innermost secrets of his home studio 'The Echo Observatory' which has recently been upgraded to 16 track status. Now being used to record tracks fora forthcoming Nelson masterpiece.

Bill Nelson

Electronics & Music Maker, Nov 1982

An innovative multi-instrumentalist both in and out of the studio, from Be-Bop Deluxe to 'The Love that Whirls'.

Bill Nelson

Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1983

An in-depth interview with this multitalented musician/composer/producer who reveals the techniques used on his new LP and explains how to use the E-bow to best advantage

Bill Nelson - Echoes From The Observatory - Part 2

Home & Studio Recording, Jan 1985

The conclusion of our in-depth look at Bill's home 16 track studio in Yorkshire.

Bill Nelson - Peak Aid

Making Music, Aug 1986

A home recordist amongst home recordists traces his own history through tape recorders he has used.

Bill Nelson

Music UK, Apr 1983

Bill Nelson talks Synths Vs Guitars with Gary Cooper

We found these other (non-interview) articles that are linked to this artist:-

Bill Nelson - The List

One Two Testing, Nov 1983

Bill Nelson compiles a desert island discography.

Bill Nelson - Music to Play

Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1983
The Real Adventure

Follow the score to Bill Nelson's 'The Real Adventure' from his new 'Chimera' album

This artist was mentioned in these other (non-interview) articles:-

E-Bow

One Two Testing, Mar 1984

Review by Bill Nelson.

Music to Play

Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1983
The Real Adventure

Follow the score to Bill Nelson's 'The Real Adventure' from his new 'Chimera' album

Index To Articles

Home & Studio Recording, Feb 1985
September 1983 - January 1985

All articles ever featured in HSR from September 83 to January 85 listed for your delectation.

The Best Guitar Breaks In The World

One Two Testing, May 1984

Nominated by Adrian Belew, Bill Nelson, Roddy Frame, Ted Nugent, Robert Smith, Dierdre Cartwright

The New Age Music Conundrum

Sound On Sound, Jan 1987

What is 'New Age' music? Who plays it, and why is it apparently so popular? Our resident musicologist Mark Prendergast traces its development back to the work of 'new music' composers Arnold Schoenberg and Erik Satie.

Drum Machine Survey

Topic: Buyer's Guide | Sound On Sound, Mar 1987

A subjective and selective round-up of drum machines, old and new, by Mark Jenkins.

Elka ER33

Sound On Sound, Aug 1987
The 'Alternative' FM Expander

Ian Gilby looks around for an 'alternative' multitimbral FM expander and uncovers a wealth of features hidden inside Elka's versatile 19" rack-mounting companion to the underrated EK44 polysynth - the ER33.

On Tape

Electronic Soundmaker, Apr 1985

Who Dares Wins

Electronic Soundmaker, Aug 1985
CX5M/Roland Winners

Science and the Six String

One Two Testing, Dec 1982
The Story of the Guitar Synth

Learn the history of the guitar synthesiser and what the stars think of them.

This article has no OCR bodytext.Album Reviews

Making Music, Apr 1986

New records from Eno, Depeche Mode, and Bill Nelson; plus influential tracks from the Byrds

Dealer News

Topic: Retail | International Musician, Jun 1975

E-Bow

In Tune, Jun 1986
Electronic Guitar Bow

Yamaha SG200

Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1983

Ross Effects Pedals

Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1983

 

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