Scott Walker, pt. I
I decided to go on a bit of spending spree with my birthday money and I’m getting this custom made jumper. If you’re wondering, it’s the album cover for Scott Walker’s “Scott 3”.
My new series of prints covers a handful of records very dear to my heart, Scott Walker’s ‘Scott’ series of solo albums from the late 1960s.
I confess, for a long while I resisted the greatness of Scott Walker - probably because I couldn’t get over how much his…
Angela Morley (born Walter “Wally” Stott, 10 March 1924 – 14 January 2009), an English composer and conductor who was responsible for the arrangements on Scott Walker’s solo albums from 1967 to 1970. Walker commented that “Working with Wally Stott on Scott 3 was like having Delius writing for you.”
By John Doran, July 29th, 2013.
“The popular narrative of Scott Walker as a pig-punching maniac is designed to deny him full creative credit for his work, says John Doran.”
Scott, Scott 2, Scott 3 master tapes before the remaster, at Abbey Road Studios.