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Robyn Hitchcock was born 3 March 1953 in London, England to novelist Raymond Hitchcock ( writer of Percy ), and educated at Winchester College.
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* English musician Robyn Hitchcock mentions whist in " Eerie Green Storm Lantern " on his 1998 live double album Storefront Hitchcock:
In May 2007, he accompanied Robyn Hitchcock and Ruby Wright in performing the song " Gigolo Aunt " at a tribute for Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett in London, which he did on mandolin .< ref >
It has been covered by other artists including Sting, Bobby Darin, Jose Feliciano, The Fall, Neil Young, Jeff Beck, The Bee Gees, Robyn Hitchcock, Chris Cornell, Phish and since 2008, by McCartney in his live performances.
The film is based on a novel of the same name by Raymond Hitchcock ( father of musician Robyn Hitchcock ), and is today remembered for its soundtrack by The Kinks.
" He recorded the soundtrack for A Slipping Down Life, singing and playing guitar on cover versions of songs by Ron Sexsmith, Vic Chesnutt and Robyn Hitchcock.
In 2005, he was involved in a feature titled British Rule for GQ, charting the British influence on rock and roll, photographing several musicians including Paul Weller, Jarvis Cocker, Razorlight, Brian Eno, M. I. A., Ian Brown, The Futureheads, Belle & Sebastian, Damon Albarn, Dizzee Rascal, Kaiser Chiefs, Robyn Hitchcock, Super Furry Animals, and Colin Blunstone.
The song was referred to in the Sublime song " Garden Grove " and the Robyn Hitchcock song " Antwoman.
Robyn Hitchcock supplies some counter-attack guitar, Jas Singh plays dilruba and jori with his friends Gurjit Sembhi on taus and Jaskase Singh on esraj.
The Soft Boys were a pop band during the punk era led by Robyn Hitchcock, whose initially old fashioned music style of psychedelic / folk-rock became part of the neo-psychedelia scene with the release of Underwater Moonlight.
The band formed in 1976 in Cambridge, England as Dennis and the Experts comprising Robyn Hitchcock ( guitar ), Rob Lamb-half brother of Charlie Gillett-( guitar ), Andy Metcalfe ( bass ), and Morris Windsor ( drums ).
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Pat Mastelotto recorded several hits with The Rembrandts, Jude Cole, Cock Robin, Martika, as well as alternative bands ( XTC, Robyn Hitchcock, The Sugarcubes ), and many others.
Speaking on BBC Four's Folk Britannia television programme in early 2006, Robyn Hitchcock recalled: " I remember going to the Hope and Anchor punk venue in London.
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The best-known of these was the Twitchell Case in Massachusetts, in which parents David and Ginger Twitchell were convicted in 1990 of involuntary manslaughter in the death of their two-year-old son Robyn, who succumbed to a bowel obstruction.
Robyn's performances impressed Meja so much so that she contacted her management and a meeting was arranged with Robyn and her parents.
" Robyn entered Sweden's pre-selection for Eurovision Song Contest 1997, as co-writer and producer of the song " Du gör mig hel igen ," which was performed by Cajsalisa Ejemyr.
My Truth was an autobiographical release for Robyn and included the tracks " Universal Woman " and " Giving You Back ," which explained her secret abortion.
In 2006, following her departure from BMG, Det Bästa Med Robyn ( The Best of Robyn ) was released in Sweden.
The revised edition of Robyn was released in the UK in April 2007, and contains two new tracks —" With Every Heartbeat " ( a collaboration with Kleerup ) and " Cobrastyle " ( a cover of a 2006 single by Swedish rockers Teddybears )— alongside slightly altered versions of two of the original songs.
Robyn was featured on Jo Whiley's BBC Radio 1 showcase show, Live Lounge, a reflection of her growing popularity in Britain.
The Rakamonie EP was released in January 2008 under Cherrytree Records, a subsidiary of Interscope, and the US edition of Robyn was released in April 2008.
Robyn was visible in the US market in 2007 when Britney Spears released the single " Piece of Me ", which contains Robyn's backing vocals.
Robyn completed a short US tour to promote Robyn, and was the supporting act for Madonna's Sticky & Sweet Tour at select European dates in 2008.
In January 2009, Robyn won a Swedish Grammis Award for Best Live Act 2008 ; in her acceptance speech, she said that Madonna was to thank for the prize.
The track listing was confirmed, including: " Don ’ t Fucking Tell Me What to Do " which is written by Robyn and Klas Åhlund, " None of Them " with Röyksopp, " Dance Hall Queen " with Diplo, " Fembot " and " Dancing on My Own ", written by Robyn and Patrik Berger.
In an interview with BBC Newsbeat Robyn reflected on the decision to release a trilogy of albums in one year, " It was just something I felt like I needed to do.
In 2010, Robyn guest-starred in " War at the Roses ", an episode which was on Gossip Girl, where she performed the acoustic version of " Hang With Me ".
In a November 2010 video interview with Perez Hilton, Robyn revealed that she was returning to the studio in January, 2011, and had enough material to release a new album later in the year.
On 10 December 2011, Robyn was featured as the musical guest on the episode of Saturday Night Live hosted by Katy Perry, where she performed Call Your Girlfriend and Dancing On My Own.
A difficulty with any such historical search is that " Robert " was in medieval England a very common given name, and " Robin " ( or Robyn ), especially in the 13th century, was its very common diminutive.
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Robin Miriam Carlsson ( born 12 June 1979 ), better known by her stage name Robyn, is a Swedish recording artist.
Thiessen was born in Long Beach, California, the daughter of Robyn Ernest, a homemaker, and Frank Thiessen, a park designer and landscape architect.
On June 24, 1980, he was married again, to Robyn Smith ( born August 14, 1944 ), a jockey 45 years his junior, who rode for Alfred G. Vanderbilt II and was herself, on the cover of Sports Illustrated on July 31, 1972.
Robyn Regehr ( born April 19, 1980 ) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman for the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League ( NHL ).
Rand Miller ( born January 17, 1959 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S .) co-founded Cyan ( now Cyan Worlds ) with brother Robyn Miller and became famous from the unexpected success of their computer game Myst, which remained the number one-selling game for the remainder of the 1990s.
Ryan Miller ( born 1974 in Albuquerque, New Mexico ) is a writer who worked as a design director for the computer game company Cyan Worlds, founded by his brothers Rand and Robyn Miller.
Robyn Williams AM ( born 1944, Buckinghamshire, England ) is a science journalist and broadcaster resident in Australia who has hosted the Science Show on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation since 1975, Ockham's Razor ( created 1984 ) and In Conversation ( created 1997 ).
He and his wife Jessi have six children, Bekette Joseph born May 21, 1999, Kayla Robyn born October 2, 2001, and Shayne Kelly born December 12, 2004, Haylee Jessica born September 30, 2006, and twins born about 2 months ahead of time on October 6, 2009.
Rachel Lindsay Rene Bush and Sidney Robyn Danae Bush ( born May 25, 1970 in Hollywood, California )-former child actresses.
Robyn Charles Miller ( born August 6, 1966, in Dallas, Texas ) co-founded Cyan Worlds ( originally Cyan ) with brother Rand Miller.