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ARTIST
TITLE
Luchtkastelen
FORMAT
LP

LABEL
CATALOG #
WR 016LP WR 016LP
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
12/6/2019

Walhalla Records present a reissue of Ton Lebbink's Luchtkastelen, originally released in 1981. Ton Lebbink (1943-2017) was the former drummer of Dutch new wave band and art collective Mecano. In the early '80s he was one of the very first Dutch pop poets, influenced by the likes of Linton Kwesi Johnson and John Cooper Clarke. Lebbink mixes his absurdist spoken word and poetry with synthwave and experimental soundscapes. During recording time with Mecano he put the material for the LP Lucthkastelen together with his Mecano-colleagues Theo and Cor Bolten and Piet Kooyman. The album was originally released in 1981. This LP reissue includes the bonus track "Wat Een Klasse"; includes download features another five bonus tracks: "Advent", "De Laatste Dagen van het Jaar", "The Eternal Second (Instrumental), "Voetbalknieën (Instrumental)" and "Wat een Klasse (Instrumental)". 180 gram vinyl; includes insert.