[Photo: Hiroyuki Ito/Getty Images]On March 3, 2013, Robyn Hitchcock will turn 60 years old and his new album Love From London will be two days away from being officially released. Though most of the living, breathing world barely knows of him, if at all, the hardcore musical elite, who honor such things as creativity, silliness, pop songs, British accents and mediocre record sales, consider Mr. Hitchcock to be an artist of considerable greatness.
In honor of his continuing life, I though it would be touching to round up his ten best albums. It beats writing a blog about Michael Bolton!
As always, the order could be thrown together differently in another hour. Certain choices could be moved for others at another time of year. I avoided live albums. And if you're wondering what got cut at the last minute: Respect (1993).Read More »from Robyn Hitchcock Turns 60, Slightly!