richard lloyd Archive

Album Review: Richard Lloyd — Lodestones

Richard Lloyd is known to aficionados of cutting-edge 1970s music as one of two guitarists in Television, a band that combined the immediacy of punk with the virtuosity and musical exploration of bands like the Doors. Younger (well, slightly younger) music fans might recognize him as the guitarist responsible for giving a barbed-wire sharp edge

Book Review: Richard Lloyd – ‘Everything is Combustible’

Discorporate and We’ll Begin. Everything is Combustible is not your run-of-the-mill rock memoir. But then Richard Lloyd is nobody’s idea of a run-of-the-mill rock musician. As a founding member and leading light of Television, Lloyd was at the front edge of New York City’s music scene in the late 1970s. And Everything is Combustible addresses