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“Hi, this is Tim Sinclair and I’m going to play you a piece from my poetry concept album Brothers of the Head, written and performed with musician and writer Ben Winch and released a couple of years ago. It’s a cheery little story of identity crisis and angst and it’s all told from the point of view of an unborn fetus lodged inside his adult brother’s skull. The excerpt I’m going to play is from the track Suicide Part 2 and as well as Ben and myself it also features musician Ali Sinclair on cello and piano.
So what you do is nothing.
Your best efforts nothing.
You take nothing.
You get nothing.
ABOUT TIM SINCLAIR:
Tim Sinclair is a Sydney-based poet, novelist, and occasional sound creator. His latest collection, Re:reading the dictionary, a word-nerd’s homage to some of the more retiring words in the English language, was launched at the Queensland Poetry Festival in August 2011.
Other publications include the verse novel Nine Hours North (Penguin), and a poetry concept album Brothers of the Head (Cottage Industry Press).
Four trips to the Mountain Paradise that is Varuna – twice as a Residential Fellow (2001 & 2009), and twice as a paying guest (2008 & 2011).
2004: Brothers of the Head (Cottage Industry Press), music & spoken word album
2005: Vapour Trails (Cottage Industry Press), poetry collection
2006: Nine Hours North (Penguin), verse novel
20011: Re:reading the Dictionary (Cottage Industry Press), poetry collection
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