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Singer-songwriter Robert Coyne's website

 

ABOUT

Robert Coyne's three albums with Can's legendary drummer Jaki Liebezeit - The Obscure Department (2013), Golden Arc (2014) and I Still Have This Dream (2016) - combine cyclical acoustic guitar and drums with Coyne's melancholic lyrics and melodies; a stark but rich sound described by one reviewer as 'a mixture of Krautrock repetition and pastoral English psychedelia.' Solo albums Death Is Not My Destiny (2007) and Last Lion (2016) reflect influences ranging from '50's Rock and Roll and Doo-Wop to '70's Hard Rock and Electronic music, while Woodland Conspiracy is an intimate, darkly humorous acoustic LP.

The son of singer, musician, artist and author Kevin Coyne, and a musician himself from the age of 14, Robert has played with the Scientists, Silver Chapter, Venus Ray, The Barracudas, Amy Rigby, Eric Burdon, Sky Saxon, Jon Langford and Chris Wilson, among many others. His solo work also includes a film soundtrack to the Edinburgh-festival-winning 'The Great Happiness Space' in 2006, the Soft Tread Of The Future EP on Marty Thau's revived Red Star label in 2012, and two songs for Karl Bruckmaier's 2015 radio production of Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy.

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Photos ©Meyer Originals or Wendy Coyne unless otherwise noted.

 

NEWS

New Releases

New album Out Of Your Tree coming soon on Meyer Records

Out of Your Tree by Robert Coyne

 

Concerts

2018

22nd January - Koelner Philharmonie, Cologne, Jaki Liebezeit - A Tribute, with Irmin Schmidt, Damo Suzuki, Rosko Gee, Drums Off Chaos, Jah Wobble, Manfred Schoof, Jochen Irmler, Gianna Nannini and many others. Full details

2016/17 - click for past concerts

20th September - Iklecktik, London, with Hugo Martin and Claudia Barton

Robert Coyne & Werner Steinhauser, with special guest Wolfgang Bernreuther
6th October - Cafelotte-Bar, Bad Aibling, Germany

7th October - Robert Coyne & Werner Steinhauser: Nachtmix Lounge Konzert; live radio session on Radio Bayern 2 (23.05 to midnight), Munich, Germany

8th October - Steiner-Box, Nuremberg, Germany

9th October - Second Hand Records, Stuttgart, Germany

10th October - Kofferfabrik, Fürth, Germany

11th October - Franziskus, Freystadt, Germany

12th October - The Raven, Straubing, Germany

13th October - Keller No 10, Burglengenfeld, Germany

14th October - Kunsthaus, Waldsassen, Germany

 

Playing bass with The Barracudas
23rd July Motorbeach Festival, Asturias, Spain


Robert Coyne & Werner Steinhauser
16th July Radfest, Oval Tavern, Croydon, London
14th July Iklecktik, London
6th July Live interview, Resonance Radio

 

Playing drums with The Scientists
25th June The Lexington, London
18th June Azkena Festival, Bilbao, Spain
robert coyne drumming with the scientists

 

Playing bass with The Barracudas
8th May Satelite T & Donosti Dabadaba, Bilbao, Spain
7th May Estudio 27, Burgos, Spain
6th May Il Toneladas, Valencia, Spain
5th May Las Cigarreras, Alicante, Spain

 

Robert Coyne & Werner Steinhauser
23rd April The Raven, Straubing, Germany
21st April Kakuze, Nuremberg-Katzwang, Germany
18th April 2nd Hand Records, Stuttgart, Germany
16th April Kultur-Kasten, Burg Dagestein, Vilseck, Germany

 

DISCOGRAPHY

 

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