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alex neilson @alex_neilson Yorkshire/ Glasgow

Joining the dots between eschatology and scatology since ‘82

2,292 Following   2,619 Followers   5,694 Tweets

Joined Twitter 8/12/12


@rickyaross @PeterAlanRoss I went for the first time this week too with some lovely directions from Peter. Congrats on the book! XBit of excitement in today's post: a proof manuscript of my book. It's strange reading about travelling around, mee… https://t.co/5WQhOhi7a5
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6/6
2020
@Okraina_Records @Monorail_Music @AliRobertsMusic @jill_lorean @TextileRecords Oui Oui x
5/23
2020
‘Old OSS and Teaser’ by Ben Edge - 2020 - Oil on Canvas Board - 5 x 7 Inches Commissioned by the folk rock legend… https://t.co/5HJQP9KHAK
Retweeted by alex neilsonA collaboration which sprung from a 2017 Summer of Love Tour arranged by @alex_neilson, @Trem_Bells collaborate on… https://t.co/LDi5kcZQV7
Retweeted by alex neilsonNew to pre-order: Three Queens Mourning (@alex_neilson @AliRobertsMusic @jill_lorean) sing Bonnie Prince Billy and… https://t.co/W6MdM37nzV
Retweeted by alex neilsonVinyl restocks of Soverign Self/ Andromeda/ Otterburn/ Ed Askew RSD & Baby Dee Live in Amsterdam CD... DM for signe… https://t.co/hLlEYIXyD5
5/21
2020
My beloved friend and inspiring artist @audreybiz has papped me alongside a brutish doggo called Mr Red https://t.co/GJDURRHqdM
5/12
2020
New #playlist for these strange times▪️ My God Has A Telephone▪️https://t.co/pK0YTsEoWH #RokyEricksonhttps://t.co/2TJQ2F3ukS
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5/8
2020
I just donated to help Glad Café (who’ve always been an incredible support to me) survive during this tremendously… https://t.co/nD0yn277QIhttps://t.co/Rhf9vlN8EP @thegladcafe #saveourvenues
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5/7
2020
@burdellen_ Those backstabbers 😒? #Ded2Me 🤪😘
5/6
2020
Unveiling my coaching Facebook page, if any Twitter pals would like to follow https://t.co/uQW1VQ7Udb
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5/2
2020
@joeposset @cath_tyler It’s part of the padstow mayday salutation. I thought you were a folky, Cath 🙄💁🏼‍♂️😘We are seriously excited to announce troubador guitar magician #VictorHerrero will be joining @alex_neilson and… https://t.co/qd80dTram7
Retweeted by alex neilsonOss Oss! I made a playlist for May Day to coincide with new Alex Rex releases on Neolithic Recordings https://t.co/jEVODayY5M
5/1
2020
Not quite like his Alex Rex band https://t.co/I7Rg4ZgPVp @TheGreysPub 15-03-21 with #terracecred but it's what we… https://t.co/BKEzf0lePv
Retweeted by alex neilson#NowPlaying Migrating Bird - The Songs of Lal Waterson 🍃🍂🍁🍀☘🌿🌳 #LalWaterson #workingfromhome https://t.co/8zfIY7auh1
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4/28
2020
Had the pleasure of recording some guitar for a new piece by Liv Fontaine (and @alex_neilson !) thats now up on the… https://t.co/nvt4qwwC4W
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4/24
2020
🤩NEW SHOWS & NEW DATES 🤩 A little tomorrow can make up for a whole lot of yesterday! (Guare) @shirleyeCollinshttps://t.co/TFjwFvAUXf
Retweeted by alex neilsonProud and honoured to be involved in SOME PEOPLE SAY (along with @irmavepmate) created by Glasgow’s best artist Liv… https://t.co/9bHdNbA23f
4/23
2020
Ecstatic that we have a new date for the spectacular @alex_neilson at @TheGreysPub 🌟 Tickets:… https://t.co/Y1tce0FzdD
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4/22
2020
New/ revised Brighton date to look fwrd to along with new album “The Infernal World of Alex Rex” https://t.co/cnEu7LLjp9Don't forget to email general-enquiries@meltingvinyl.co.uk for your FREE front line key worker tickets🎟️😷🌹 Check F… https://t.co/tuJB0u4o53
Retweeted by alex neilsonLads, lads.... I’ve been making some music inspired by this period of isolation. It’s called “Häagen Dazs Timpani C… https://t.co/KlPbpjvjvnAntisocial music for antisocial times https://t.co/UCLWvkKIGr
4/21
2020
@elizabethalker @BBCRadio3 @AtliOrvarsson @Shards_Voices Indeed- another fav. Messe de Nostre Dame (partic the Davi… https://t.co/Wam5BUfFEL @homerlusk @anapostille @kieran_plastik @AaronnoraA @mirrorinthetext @Steph1230 @whiteheadednic @fuscowritinghttps://t.co/turXB1LWzS @elizabethalker @BBCRadio3 @AtliOrvarsson @Shards_Voices Is this Josquin des Prez? @elizabethalker @BBCRadio3 @AtliOrvarsson @Shards_Voices I listened to that Rachel’s album for the first time in 20… https://t.co/MEd9rrJu3E
4/18
2020
Rescheduled date (and likely UK tour supporting new album “The Infernal World of Alex Rex”) at Brighton Greys on 15… https://t.co/uYdh23UUDJ @Willjhodgkinson @audreybiz @Library0Aethers The wee prick more like 🤪Anyone looking to learn French? I started doing it online and it's going really great. If anyone is interested plea… https://t.co/1pSNSXTcdh
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4/17
2020
@Willjhodgkinson I had an easy paper round 💅#MeAt20. Once a wee fanny, always a wee fanny 💔 https://t.co/xdzHXNZogo❤️THANKS to all front line key workers! Get in touch & reserve free tickets for 2020: @brigidpowerhi Sept 9 &… https://t.co/75xf1FGXA4
Retweeted by alex neilsonNew Date for spellbinding songwriter 𝐀𝐥𝐞𝐱 𝐑𝐞𝐱 @alex_neilson & @elleosbornex @TheGreysPub ❤️MAR 15 2021 ❤️ Tickets… https://t.co/HuCXuZYRKq
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4/16
2020
@homerlusk @anapostille Sorry. I think my sense of humour is on lockdown 🗣🥴⛏ @anapostille @homerlusk Seconded (michael’s protestation, not sara’s prostration xx)
4/14
2020
Crap-closet find of outré titles. Doing a post office run midweek if anyone wants to order anything. DM me 🤙👨🏻‍🦰 -M… https://t.co/mpttrV5Eq3Loosen your green bow-ties & swoon to this man's outrageous voice: https://t.co/caE2NKIEeH
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4/13
2020
Supppsed to be leaving for Alex Rex tour today 😢. DM me for signed Andromedaz. Also freshly baked are wonderful re… https://t.co/ofev9L386X
4/8
2020
@vinnieblackwall @theheavyjamz It’s one of the most beautiful and painful texts I’ve ever read. He’s a master write… https://t.co/Hlk1U83KiD @theheavyjamz De Profundis by Oscar Wilde is a guidebook to pain in the wake of a destructive relationship @flipdrivel @roryhaye He’s been so distant tho lately. Always standing two meters apart. Sometimes I think he’s off… https://t.co/rPaWov9WsL @flipdrivel Mine & @roryhaye’s child 👨🏻‍🦰🧟
4/6
2020
Endlessly reimagined by academics and aficionados, Annette Federico revisits the life of Oscar Wilde, who was arres… https://t.co/X3Dy08Vv9t
Retweeted by alex neilsonBehold my Pinocchio legged/ hot rock burned/ constipated face/ free jazz drum solo. It’s just what this crisis needs https://t.co/3HaIUhOfFh
4/5
2020
Has anyone done a parody of the new Dylan song yet?
3/30
2020
@fergal_41 I’m a mega fan. Pennies from Heaven and Brimstone & Treacle are astonishing. Most of his work seems like… https://t.co/1rJauiyjuS @sofingusa @hrycpr @AlexGroves_ 1) starter packs van driver 2) volcanic tongue office boi 3) Poundstretcher shelf… https://t.co/fLCNu36eeaHere’s a new acapella song called “What’s The Use In Getting Sober (if we’re only gonna get drunk again)”. Written… https://t.co/U4RiTND9Zt
3/29
2020
To support the creative community of Scotland during this time, we are announcing three new funds. Watch this vid… https://t.co/ocAqsDVSi3
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3/27
2020
@mralanmorrison @Trem_Bells Ah thanks Alan. Hope you’re coping ok in this bewildering time. That album is kinda dro… https://t.co/HueorIopOH#Walk2WorkAlbum 757: Andromeda by Alex Rex @alex_neilson (latest under the alias of the @Trem_Bells man, released l… https://t.co/ZJZGNhO0TJ
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3/25
2020
@jill_lorean Alright, Larry David 🙄(😘)Having lost my main income, I am focussing on my coaching work. I am a qualified, experienced life coach - offering… https://t.co/cH8gt37kHq
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3/23
2020
@Jamie_Atkins_ You’ll never wank alone 😢 https://t.co/HOED0ZrIf9
3/22
2020
@TragicUkulele Love your new album btw @anapostille @Monorail_Music https://t.co/KirzHEhsqf @danielstirrup I should have some left I reckon xFeel like my phone’s gonna burn up from 25 hour a day screen time but today’s @Bandcamp-sponsored display of mutual… https://t.co/nFpavQ9b3i
Retweeted by alex neilsonI’m in the anxiety business and business is booming. I’ve managed to pay the mastering bill for my next project wit… https://t.co/EEqyHynucS
3/21
2020
Off the top of my head, 3 artists that are awesome that just had to cancel tours in support of new records:… https://t.co/MF4rLKSOvi
Retweeted by alex neilsonBlown away by people’s ordering of my big oeuvre. Hit me up if you would like any signed copies with extra’s thrown… https://t.co/hCpyB3gSgP @6organs @PatchBae @JackieLynnMusic @oldfog https://t.co/wiqCEbSkvh
3/20
2020
OK, a couple of contrasting Vibracathedral archive things up on pay-what-you-like Bandcamp, all proceeds going to… https://t.co/y08xHpTJVY
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3/19
2020
@vinnieblackwall I painted them onCurrently have in stock: Alex Rex- Andromeda CD/LP Alex Rex- Vermillion CD/ LP Alex Rex- Otterburn LP Snoopy T-shir… https://t.co/UJtWWWJKPRAll monies go to the artists this weeknd via Bandcamp. My album is the perfect soundtrack to high anxiety. DM to o… https://t.co/Jo6hw7JfmzDue to the current situation regarding COVID-19, our show with @alex_neilson on 14th April at @TheGreysPub has been… https://t.co/CJoTrwG8FT
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3/18
2020
@Attlee8 Ha. It’s near the top of my pile! Best wishes to you and the fam xxIt’s with sadness and some relief that the Alex Rex April tour is to be postponed indefinitely. Sending love and wi… https://t.co/TgJIFTDMDd
3/17
2020
Had fun on #bbcradio4 #looseends on Friday playing a song with @alex_neilson @audreybiz and Georgia alongside… https://t.co/pDOoPNCHlb
Retweeted by alex neilsonListen back to 'Haunted House' we played on @BBCRadio4 with Alex Rex @alex_neilson @roryhaye 32'52 https://t.co/C9cxVJnkU6
Retweeted by alex neilsonWe're drunk on @alex_neilson ghost rock, listen back to https://t.co/7Jwk8CxWv6 see him & his band with our local E… https://t.co/uD6MDPV5I7
Retweeted by alex neilsonTune into this week's @BBCRadio4 #LooseEnds to catch @alex_neilson as well as some other great guests 👌 https://t.co/YkF2DpOw0h
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3/16
2020
@mrjohn23 I’m more of a wine-in-the-afternoon red face/ grey towelly dressing gown isolation chic these days fellas https://t.co/1XQtISY3eeMORNING !!! @BBCRadio3 Breakfast with you from 7am for a soothing start to the weekend, music by @samleesong someth… https://t.co/XztpYWoa1E
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3/14
2020
We did a thing with Hugo Weaving and Tamsin Grieg. Due for broadcast on Radio4 tomoro at 6.30 #bbclooseends (Todmor… https://t.co/V4RL4iiLD3🥀Blossom by blossom the Spring begins & look at the exquiste music it brings 🌷 @hanyaband @PictishTrailhttps://t.co/8pv8QBmLjp
Retweeted by alex neilsonThat's more than a Good Friday - it's a Freakin' Fabulous Friday @friction_arts @ClubIntegralMB with @alex_neilsonhttps://t.co/q0xAFjlzRS
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3/13
2020
Hullo Naturists We're playing @ClubIntegralMB on Good Friday with @alex_neilson @soundofyell & DJ Doris Sugarfoot*… https://t.co/cgt1HVU75C
Retweeted by alex neilsonTOMORROW !!! at @GoldenLionTod 8PM, See you there! >> https://t.co/J1D4ixNcLM @whatsontodmord1 @BlackAcornUKhttps://t.co/s0gX2wU005
Retweeted by alex neilsonHear ye, hear ye.... Alex Rex & Elle Osborne show in Lewes has now been moved to The Greys in Brighton on 14/04. Co… https://t.co/FA8KVxjKdJ🏦!CHANGE OF VENUE NOTIFICATION! 🏡 ALEX REX * ELLE OSBORNE *14 APRIL This show is moving from Westgate Chapel, Lewes… https://t.co/TwjmRsIcfT
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3/12
2020
@jill_lorean https://t.co/20gd0wt4Pp
3/10
2020
"They've got to do something." Sarah Pickles is a former Glasgow school teacher who now works in Italy, which is no… https://t.co/pAZBeOPtQK
Retweeted by alex neilsonComing this spring ... @alex_neilson (Alex Rex) will be touring his critically acclaimed album 'Andromeda' on a h… https://t.co/8fOcEpoF1i
Retweeted by alex neilsonFirst date this coming Friday in Todmorden https://t.co/Ko53mcW0vy https://t.co/902rDwiHiR"Aching, self-aware and willingly vulnerable, there is an abundance of soul on ‘Andromeda’; Neilson lays himself ba… https://t.co/ALUvVqzA4IVery proud to be involved in @SPG_Glasgow charity in Govan. Come along to their vintage charity shop/ donate/ enqui… https://t.co/UBboFF32ycWe will be appearing on Radio 4’s Loose Ends this weekend and Golden Lion, Todmorden on 13/03 https://t.co/o1qEMOJTPbIt’s spreading faster than corona but with less rhythm and less hope for the future. Come see for yer zelfz https://t.co/yjGG1D6g9E
3/9
2020
*wails herding call over the oceans* My folk album of the month is – yes – by black metal queen Myrkur. Also in the… https://t.co/vvLTZp6EVN
Retweeted by alex neilsonRextatic to be performing at Leigh Folk Fest in June with some top shelf weirdos https://t.co/naEV1JVaH2
3/1
2020
Klopp out
2/29
2020

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