R Stevie Moore

R. Stevie Moore will be performing at Cake Shop in NYC every Tuesday this month. That includes tonight (May 6, 2008) with Half Handed Cloud (Asthmatic Kitty) and next week (May 13) with Double Wonderful. The May 13th show is being presented by the Anton Kern Gallery, Bridget Finn and David Schrigley in conjunction with the David Shrigley exhibition that will be running at the Anton Kern Gallery from May 15-June 21. More info on the May residency at Cake Shop's website.

R. Stevie Moore recently performed at another David Shrigley party in NYC too.

Check out a 1980 video of R Stevie Moore on the Uncle Floyd show, below....

Unsung Father of Lo-Fi and DIY Pioneer, R. Stevie Moore, performing "Conflict of Interest" on the Uncle Floyd Show, 1980.
With Jim Price, Irwin Chusid and Susan Griffin.

For the audio cd version of "Conflict of Interest"
get Clack! (1980) at:
http://www.rsteviemoore.com/tp/clack....

For the complete Uncle Floyd performances
in DVD get:
http://www.moorestevie.com/3/uf/

Lyrics:

i am stupid you are smart
getting ignored just breaks my heart
thinking in the auto where am i at
i don't wanna know the answer to that

not responsible for getting it right
holding my breath every night
scared to death you will not react
i don't wanna know the reaction to that

good shape
good shape
good shape
good shape

conflict of interest
i ain't gonna quit
conflict of interest
i ain't gonna change
there's a conflict of interest
i cannot improve
i can't no i can't
i don't know how

what is the reason for this grief
is my personality too deep
you might say i'm wasting my time
trying to solve this inhuman crime

take me back to maplewood get me a job
write apologetic letter to bob
anything is better than singing this song
nothing is right but something is wrong.