Check out “Careful” as featured this week at Relix Magazine!
“Teddy Thompson was the driving force behind the album Family in which “One of the rules was that every instrument must be played by a family member, so all that you hear is us.” Two of those family members were Teddy’s parents Richard and Linda Thompson. Here Teddy, sister Kami Thompson and nephew Zak Hobbs share a song from Family.”
Here is a link to the excellent NPR All Things Considered interview with Teddy and Richard that aired yesterday. Check out an excerpt below then click thru to NPR to read on. Enjoy!
Thompson Family’s Musical Sweater: ‘Smells Funny, Lot Of Personality’
In 1982, the beloved British folk duo Richard and Linda Thompson split up — both creatively and romantically.
Ever since, fans have longed for their reunion, including one fan in particular: their son, Teddy.
Teddy was just a boy back then. Now he’s 38, with a recording career of his own, and he’s brought together about a dozen musical members of the extended Thompson clan — including Richard and Linda, though they rarely appear in the same song — for a new album called “Family.”
The Wall Street Journal premiered the new Thompson track “Careful” today. They call the track “an effervescent tune with touches of jangly lead guitar from Richard Thompson and lush backing harmonies that include Teddy Thompson..”
Click here to see the feature and listen in.