David Shrigley’s Worried Noodles
David Shrigley is famous in the art scene for his humorous line drawings, he recently released Worried Noodles a book and concept album that features Shrigley’s original lyrics 39 songs in all performed by 39 of today’s brightest musicians. The set, based on the songbook that Glasgow-based Shrigley published alone in 2005, consists of a two-CD set and book and includes songs by Scout Niblett, Psapp, Dirty Projectors, Liars, Casiotone, Tussle, Trans Am and Hot Chip amongst many other. All in all anyone who enjoys fine music or Shrigley’s art the album is more than worth a listen (check out Shrigley’s MySpace page for a preview). You can get your hands on it at Insound, Tomlab and Amazon or download from iTunes.