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Preview tracks from Gary Lucas
& Gods and Monsters' album "The Ordeal of Civility" here!!
Many of Gary Lucas' Long Out of Print Catalog Albums and New
Digital Only Releases now available for download
Giving to You:
section—see rare pictures and articles
discussion and gig reminders 
Gary Lucas DVD — A double bill of his "Sounds of the Surreal/Monsters from the ID"
films with live soundtracks project — order it now here
Legendary producer Phil Ramone
(Paul Simon, Bob Dylan et al) selects Gary Lucas as one of his favorite artists in his recent Huffington Post blog: New York native guitar monster and devilish-voiced composer Gary Lucas lives in his own frequency. A compulsive truth-teller and an earnest artist with a riveting presence. The Grammy-nominated Lucas co-penned Jeff Buckley's "Grace" and "Mojo Pin" and Joan Osborne's "Spider Web", to name a few. Collaborations include the great Captain Beefheart, Jerry Harrison (of Talking Heads), John Cale, Lou Reed, Yael Naim, Iggy Pop, Van Dyke Parks, and Chris Cornell. Lucas's music imagination is infinite, but startwith his take on the Syd Barrett title "Astronomy Domine," from the 1992 album "Gods and Monsters". It's spooky and enigmatic. Currently touring.
Check out live clips from all over
the world spanning Gary's career now on YouTube at the OutFromUnderLive Channel — new clips added frequently
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Gary thoroughly recommends the superb new documentary "Finding Fela" about the life of music icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti opening Aug. 1st in 15 cities across the US (dates and showtimes here), directed by Academy Award winner Alex Gibney, produced by Ruth and Stephen Hendel
07/19/2014
New feature on Gary in the latest issue of GUITAR CLUB Magazine (Italy)
07/13/2014
From Musician/industry vet Paul Mauceri on TOUCHED BY GRACE 
Updates made to the pics
07/03/2014
Updates made to the tour section
07/02/2014
This Fri. night July 4th Independence Day Gary is sitting in with otherworldly Mongolian/Buryat world music star vocalist NAMGAR at Barbes in Park Slope at 8pm 
From Music Industry pro Robert Singerman on TOUCHED BY GRACE
06/29/2014
Great review and photos from Gary Lucas & Gods and Monsters 25th Anniversary Concert from Guitarblog
06/27/2014
Tonight!! Gods and Monsters 25th Anniversary Show at Le Poisson Rouge NYC
06/25/2014
Watch Gary playing "Satantango" from his album "Cinefantastique"
06/24/2014
Great review of the new WILD RUMPUS album in Sheffield magazine EXPOSED
06/23/2014
Listen to Gary live on Mike Edison and Judy McGuire's "Arts and Seizures" show on Heritage Radio Network 6/22/14 here
06/20/2014
Check out the new OTHERWORLD page for Gary and Peter Hammill
This Sunday 2 pm EDT Gary will be performing solo acoustic live on the Arts & Seizures Show - the Fastest Half Hour on the Internet Today! Hosted by Mike Edison and Judy McGuire—Listen live here
06/19/2014
Peter Hammill and Gary just confirmed their OTHERWORLD duo in concert at the Teatro de la Ciudad Esperanza Iris Sun. Nov. 9th in Mexico City!!
06/17/2014
From Screenwriter Francis McCarthy on TOUCHED BY GRACE
06/11/2014
From the latest issue of Guitar Player Magazine, in an article about Jeff Buckley and the "Grace" album
06/07/2014
Just confirmed: Gary is performing the world premiere of his new live solo guitar score accompanying Carl Theodor Dreyer's 1932 horror masterpiece VAMPYR at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring Maryland on Sat. Nov. 1st—and will also perform with Spanish "Dracula" there that night!!
Check out a new interview with Gary from Greek music site HIT CHANNEL
From Artist Bill Mutter on TOUCHED BY GRACE
06/04/2014
Just added as a special guest sitting in with Gary Lucas and Gods and Monsters at their 25th Anniversary Show 6/27 at Le Poisson Rouge NYC—acoustic guitar goddess Kaki King!!
06/03/2014
New article about Gary's work focusing on OTHERWORLD with Peter Hammill and Gary's CINEFANTASTIQUE solo album from BLURT Magazine
06/02/2014
More great press for WILD RUMPUS!! A Little Bit Of Sol - exclusive interview feature | Curious Animal - album review | Allie Michele - blog posting | Crack Magazine - album news
06/01/2014
Gary receives an Acker Award for Avant-Garde Achievement in music tonight at the Theatre 80 St. Marks NYC 6:30pm, pre Acker Awards chow-down at Katz's Deli NYC
05/31/2014
Great 3 page feature in DJ MAGAZINE for WILD RUMPUS 5/14!!
05/29/2014
IN LOVING MEMORY OF JEFF BUCKLEY 
November 17, 1966  May 29, 1997
Beautiful letter just received from Macedonian musician Adi Imeri
05/28/2014
WILD RUMPUS DOUBLE VINYL LP "MUSICAL BLAZE-UP"—space-age psychedelic dance grooves courtesy Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy and Gary Lucas, available on vinyl here, download the new album here 
Independence Day: On Fri. July 4th Gary is sitting in with superb Buryat/Mongolian vocalist Namgar Lkhasaranova at Barbes 9th St and 6th Ave Park Slope Brooklyn 8-9:30pm
05/24/2014
New clip just surfaced of Gary and Peter Hammill at the Gouveia Art Rock Festival in Portugal 4/27!
05/22/2014
Happy 100th Sun Ra—Listen to Gary's tribute here
05/20/2014
WILD RUMPUS (Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy and Gary) double vinyl extravaganza 'MUSICAL BLAZE-UP' is out next Tues. 5/27 on Bitches Brew!!
05/17/2014
Just in from musician Joe Verga on TOUCHED BY GRACE
05/16/2014
GARY LUCAS & GODS AND MONSTERS (Ernie Brooks, Billy Ficca and Jason Candler) play a warmup for their NYC Silver Anniversary show at Le Poisson Rouge June 27th tomorrow night at 9pm at the Long Island City Arts Open, as part of The Big Whirlygig (see the poster here)—the address is 5-25 46th Ave LIC
05/14/2014
Rave review of Gary and Peter Hammill's OTHERWORLD album today in All About Jazz!
05/13/2014
RIP H.R. GIGER 2/5/40 - 5/12/14
He was a friend of Gary's, who performed  "The Golem" in his honor at a Giger Retrospective at the National Technical Museum in Prague several years ago 
photo: at the Giger Museum in Gruyere Switzerland 2007
05/12/2014
New WILD RUMPUS debut double vinyl album out soon on BITCHES BREW, featuring Colleen "Cosmo" Murphy and Gary Lucas—check out some great advance reviews from  A Little Bit of Sol, from  Colorising, from  A Closer Listen, and from  I House U!!
New rave for "Touched By Grace" from Guitar Player Magazine writer Vinnie DeMaso
05/07/2014
Read a feature on Gary and Peter Hammill's "OTHERWORLD" album in the new issue of Guitar Player Magazine!
Check out a new clip about Gary's book "Touched By Grace—My Time with Jeff Buckley" by French filmmaker/actress Lena Friedrich
05/05/2014
Gary was just informed by NYC legend Clayton Patterson that he is a recipient of one of this year's Acker Awards for Achievement in the Avant-Garde—the Awards Ceremony is Sunday June 1st from 6:30 till 10pm at Theater 80 at 80 St. Marks Place in the East Village
05/02/2014
Check out photos from Gary and Peter Hammill's headlining show at Gouveia Art-Rock Festival in Portugal!
04/26/2014
Read a great live review from PROG Magazine of Peter Hammill and Gary Lucas' live debut in London recently!
04/25/2014
Superb review of OTHERWORLD just in from Classic Rock Radio
04/24/2014
Click here for cool new OTHERWORLD review from L3 Magazine—Gary and Peter are headlining Gouveia Art Rock Festival this Sun. in Portugal!!
From Prof. Chris Opperman on Gary's Masterclass for his students at Rutgers School of Music 4/8/14
Updates made to the through the past, brightly archive
04/23/2014
Gary and Peter Hammill are profiled in the new issue of Guitar Player magazine, text coming soon!
04/22/2014
Gary Lucas plays "Monsters from the Id" (and will be joined by his very special fiend) at SON OF MONSTERPALOOZA 2014 in beautiful downtown Burbank, see the poster here
04/20/2014
PREPARED GUITAR: Gary Lucas 13 questions—new interview with Miguel Copon for his Prepared Guitar website
From Jonathan First, president of United World Sports, LLC  on "Touched by Grace"
04/18/2014
Great review just in for CINEFANTASTIQUE from URBAN GRAFFITI
04/17/2014
Joan Osborne "Love and Hate" added to the discography
04/15/2014
Read "The Delicious Dark World of Peter Hammill and Gary Lucas" from Progressive Rock Central!!
04/11/2014
Listen to a new station ID jingle Gary recorded for Stress.FM—music from Bela Tarr's "Satantango"!
04/08/2014
Gary's friend and collaborator Joan Osborne has a new album out today "Love and Hate" which features a song co-written by Gary, "Keep It Underground"—check out an early live version here
04/05/2014
New interview with Gary in Guitar Blog!!
04/04/2014
The Music Goes Round and Around tonight as Gary plays a concert of "Solo Acoustic Fireworks" at Dixon Place in NYC!
04/03/2014
7 out of 10 for OTHERWORLD in the new issue of Uncut (UK)!
Author/musician Jim Christopulos on "Touched by Grace" 
View the poster for Gary's upcoming show with Peter Hammill at the Gouveia Art-Rock Festival in Portugal April 27th!
03/31/2014
Nice review of OTHERWORLD just in from JP's Music Blog
03/29/2014
Just confirmed: Gary performs the NYC premiere of his new live score for Chinese silent classic "The Goddess" at Symphony Space's Thalia Theater 10/9/14!!
Gary is giving a masterclass at Rutgers University for Prof. Chris Opperman's students at the School of Music there Thurs. April 10th at 9:15am to 11am
03/28/2014
Gary and Peter Hammill are on the cover of Rock Society Magazine (UK) this month re: their new "OTHERWORLD" album!!
From guitarist/poet Craig Chalone on "Touched by Grace"
03/26/2014
From Tim Lucas, editor of "Video Watchdog", contributor to "Sight and Sound", author of "Mario Bava: All the Colors of the Dark" on "Touched by Grace"
03/25/2014
Cool review of TOUCHED BY GRACE just in from R2 Magazine (UK)
From poet Mick Stern on "Touched by Grace"
03/24/2014
RIP VERA CHYTILOVA one of Gary's favorite artists, he performs to a sequence of this pioneering Czech director's 1966 film "Daisies" (Sedmikrasky) as part of his MONSTERS FROM THE ID (RATED X) live music and film project
Nice review of OTHERWORLD from film critic emeritus Glenn Kenny
03/23/2014
From Tim Lucas, Editor of Video Watchdog Magazine and author of "Mario Bava: All the Colors of the Dark" on "Touched by Grace"
03/22/2014
Photographer David Michael Kennedy on "Touched by Grace"—available here
03/20/2014
Quote from Gary's friend curator Robert Melvin Rubin on "Touched by Grace"
03/15/2014
Nice review of OTHERWORLD just in from Spanish music blog You Are A Ghost
Richard Peña, Director Emeritus of the New York Film Festival & Professor of Film Studies at Columbia University, gives high marks to Gary's new live score for the Chinese silent film classic "The Goddess" 
Quote from fan Bill Dubilier on "Touched by Grace"
03/14/2014
Check out a new feature about OTHERWORLD from Prog Magazine (UK)—just click on and scroll down
03/09/2014
4 Stars for OTHERWORLD in the new issue of RECORD COLLECTOR (UK)
03/08/2014
From musician Fred Perry re: TOUCHED BY GRACE
03/03/2014
Just confirmed: Gary and Peter Hammill are taking their OTHERWORLD duo live on the road on Sun. April 27th at the Gouveia Art Rock Festival in Portugal, and on Fri. June 6th at the Teatro de la Ciudad in Mexico City
02/27/2014
Gary's performance this weekend in Columbus Ohio is a Pick in Columbus Alive and Columbus Underground 
New interview with Gary from Rockbook Hungary about recording with DeBORT in Budapest recently
Great reviews of OTHERWORLD from Linus, the #1 comic art magazine of Italy, and from Highlands magazine
02/25/2014
New interview with Gary from Vents Magazine about OTHERWORLD
02/23/2014
Gary and Peter Hammill received a standing ovation Fri. Feb. 21st from a packed Union Chapel in London for the debut live performance of their acclaimed OTHERWORLD album!!
02/20/2014
Nice reviews of OTHERWORLD from Critical Jazz, Music News, Terrascope, Fatea and Gapplegate Guitar and Bass Blog
02/17/2014
Gary's new "Otherworld" album with Peter Hammill rises from #99 to #72 on the Amazon UK "Rock" charts this week!! Duo going live at London's Union Chapel this Friday 2/21
02/14/2014
Nice review of TOUCHED BY GRACE by Roy Trakin in the HITS Magazine Daily Double today
Great review just in for Gary's CINEFANTASTIQUE album from Burning Ambulance
02/13/2014
Music and film critic emeritus Glenn Kenny on TOUCHED BY GRACE (Jawbone Press)
02/12/2014
Great review of OTHERWORLD from All Music Guide
02/09/2014
Great review of OTHERWORLD from the Sunday Times (UK) today! 
5 Stars for OTHER WORLD in Avant Music News!!
02/08/2014
Gary's solo acoustic show a Pick in The Wall Street Journal yesterday
Great new reviews of OTHERWORLD just in from Germany!! From Gaesteliste.de, from CdStarts, and from Alternativ Musik 
Great review for OTHERWORlD just in from Classic Rock (UK)
Great review of TOUCHED BY GRACE just in from critic Rob Patterson
02/06/2014
Great review of OTHERWORLD just in from Blow-Up (Italy)
02/05/2014
Read Tim Buckley collaborator Lee Underwood's comments on Gary's "Cinefantastique" album (Northern Spy)
02/04/2014
Great review of OTHERWORLD just in from author Julia Crowe!
Check out some recent press from Spain for Gary's appearances there last month! See the articles here, here, and here 
Check out a new clip from Gary's world premiere of his live score for "The Goddess" in Santander Spain last month, and also his new web page for the project
02/03/2014
Gary's new collaboration with Peter Hammill "OTHERWORLD" out today!! Read an interview with the duo at The Progressive Aspect, and purchase here
02/02/2014
Tim Buckley collaborator Lee Underwood's full comments about Gary's "Touched By Grace" book (Jawbone)
02/01/2014
First review in from Italy for Gary's new collaboration with Peter Hammill "OTHERWORLD"—and it's a Doozy!

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