Slightly Imperfect present …
… the surreal, strange and wonderful songs of Scottish poet and songwriter Ivor Cutler. … the surreal, strange and wonderful songs of Scottish poet and songwriter Ivor Cutler. "Slightly Imperfect introduces you to the beautiful, surreal, absurd and wonderful world of Scottish poet and songwriter Ivor Cutler.
Ivor Cutler was an odd and colourful character A Scottish poet, songwriter and humorist who was born in Glasgow 1923, Ivor was a dedicated member of the Noise Abatement Society. He would request the audience to clap at half the normal volume at his performances and he also forbade his audience to whistle in appreciation at his work.
Ivor Cutler was the bus driver on the Beatles Magical Mystery tour but preferred to bike around London where he communicated by sticking up sticky labels printed with ‘Cutlerisms’ including ""never knowingly understood"" and ""to remove this label take it off” and of course “Slightly Imperfect”, the name taken by the band for this concert of Cutler’s works.
Slightly Imperfect features Jenny Ward (voice), Greg Malcolm (guitar), John Bell (vibes) and Chris O'Connor (drums) . They provide a wonderful introduction into the strange, wonderful and beautiful world of Ivor Cutler."