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David Gilmour presents Phil with latin lifetime award.

Posted on: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 in: News

David Gilmour recently presented his friend and bandmate Phil Manzanera with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Latin-UK Awards (LUKAS), for his contribution to British music. Phil was honoured at the LUKAS Gala Ceremony on March 18th, at London’s Café de Paris, which recognised his commitment to Latin American musical styles. Phil, who is half-Colombian, […]

Phil plays on new Henry Fool album

Posted on: Sunday, March 17th, 2013 in: News

Phil appears on two of the four tracks on the new album by Henry Fool. Called Men Singing the album can be bought here -
https://www.burningshed.com/store/kscope/multiproduct/272/3483/
A free download EP featuring a track from the album can be found here - https://www.burningshed.com/store/kscope/product/272/4611/
Reviews snippets (so far):
‘Drills wormholes into alternative universes that thrill, amaze and open up the […]

Phil wins lifetime achievement award at the The Latin UK Awards

Posted on: Sunday, March 17th, 2013 in: News

Phil is being presented with the lifetime achievement Award The Latin UK Awards on Moday the 18th March in London for his contribution as a latino to British society.

Phil wins The Musicians’ Union Maestro Award

Posted on: Sunday, March 17th, 2013 in: News

Phil was presented with the Musician Unions Maestro award at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour at the Roundhouse in London in November 2012
http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Phil+Manzanera/Classic+Rock+Roll+Of+Honour/5-aYlmkdjWw

K-Scope riff on ‘No Church in the wild’ used in Gatsby trailer wins Grammy.

Posted on: Sunday, March 17th, 2013 in: News

Phil’s riff from the beginning of his solo album K-scope, which was the basis for the track “No Church in the wild ” by Jay Z and Kanye West continues to garner awards and acclaim .Featuring also Vocals by Frank Ocean the track won a 2013 grammy for best Rap/Sung Collaboration, It has now […]