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Meet Robert Stevie Moore ( AKA R Stevie Moore)
American Singer, songwriter and musician, R Stevie Moore is an outside musician and one-band. He is the original DIY artist. In addition to having numerous albums released on various labels around the world since 1976, Moore has self-released over 400 cassette and CD-R albums, mostly through the R.Stevie Moore website, rsteviemoore.com.
(photo courtesy of rsteviemoore.com)
Moore’s eclectic work incorporates a variety of musical styles – rock, jazz, punk/ new wave, country, classical, experimental, spoken word, white noise, lo-fi, & R&B.
Entire generations of lo-fi enthusiasts and indie trailblazers from Guided by Voices to the Apples in Stereo, owe much to Moore’s pioneering in the field. R Stevie Moore has always remained true to his fiercely independent vision.
Moore lives and records in his home/studio in Bloomfield New Jersey.
His 1976 LP, “ Phonography” is considered a lo-fi classic and was listed among the fifty most significant indie records in Rolling Stone magazine. In the 1980’s, Moore appeared several times on the Uncle Floyd TV Show (broadcast out of New Jersey).
Throughout the 2000’s R Stevie Moore has continued to issue more official CDS released on various independent labels around the world. His latest release, Me Too ( 2009) is available on the Cherry Red label.
Get to know R Stevie Moore by going to his Website.
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