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  1. Andy Partridge Chats With John Leckie - Part Two

    In this the second fascinating installment, Andy and legendary Dukes producer John Leckie talk about the inspiration behind the 25 O’clock recordings. How they were done, and what went into achieving that unique Dukes sound, through the phasing and editing on different tracks and bits of different records being spun in when the songs were mixed.

    Also they reveal the truth behind the long held rumour that it was Woody Allen’s little angry voice at the end of ‘My Love Explodes’.

    —Huffduffed by jwsellers

  2. Andy Partridge Chats With John Leckie - Part One

    Listen to the first colourful installment of a multi part series of chats between Andy Partridge and legendary producer John Leckie, or Sir John Johns and Swami Anand Nagara to give them their Dukes of Stratosphear nom de psyches.

    In the first part John talks of the run up to producing 25 Oclock and includes tales of his early years in the industry. Strap yourself in securely as you’re in for a bumpy ride. You’ll hear of kissing sheep, recording an addled Syd, the joy of getting fired and many more kaleidoscopic stories to warm the cockles of your liquid light show projector.

    —Huffduffed by jwsellers