February 2009. From late 2008 up to now...: I've had a 'down period' when it concerning this particular page, and to updates and stuff, but am now improving. Lot of things goin' on - Clowns live reunion! Clowns live albums in the Prince Melon bootleg series! Pictures! Et cetera...
August 2008: A lot of things happening! More official bootlegs, podcasts, free downloads and whatnot. See the news page for detais and links!
July 2008: Added info on new label, new myspage site and tour cd.
May 2008: Poster added, classic label back, live in Stockholm - notes, new live cd, t-shirts, and more...!
15 January 2008: Links to videos at YouTube added.
14 January 2008: Audio
interview from Annie at the
1 January 2008: Happy New Year! :-)
Much later 2007...: Oops. This page has been sadly
neglected. Sorry 'bout that... Most things have been updated under 2007,
most recently perhaps: Song Index, Pictures, Discography, Print,
... Pick your choice! :-)
3 February 2007: Pictures added, older news rotated
to newslog archives.
31 January 2007: News about
the new album! A couple of minor updates.
19 January 2007: Drum Media Review and sound
30 December 2006: Poster
and ticket from NSC gigs added.
21 December 2006: Lots of updates: for details check
the news section.
October 2006: Tour dates updated, teaser
article added and working on a new recordings
19 September 2006: Interviews from brella.org added
to the print section.
18 September 2006: New recordings of Eternally
Yours and La Di Doh added
17 September 2006: New tour
10 September 2006: Track info on the Fusebox album
added - many thanks to John! Also Ed's page on myspace.com added to the
links and news page. Review of the Metro/Dirty Three gig... Go on!
31 May 2006: Rehearsal
recording of Electrical Storm added.
9 May 2006: Lots of stuff added. News, prints,
reviews, pictures, boots and compilation...
8 April 2006: Review of All
Times Through Paradise from Mojo,
July 2004 added.
24 March 2006: More tour
16 March 2006: Updated info on Underworld compilation.
Thanks to Thierry!
7 March 2006: Updated
song index and articles added
(with thanks to Mende!). More coding issues with images.
15 February 2006: Reviews from
Wire and Uncut added and some updated code on a couple of image pages (opening
31 January 2006: Loads
of lyrics added.
25 January 2006: Magic
Mile review from Courier
18 January 2006: Release dates updated
on discography and a couple of album pages. Discrepancies fixed. Song
index updated with
songs from Magic Mile.
13 January 2006: New reviews and gig
10 January 2006: Several reviews added.
December 2005: Various minor corrections and updates...
23 November 2005: Link to David
Pestorius website added
to the links page.
17 November 2005: Images of the original, handwritten
setlists from the Troubadour, April 2005, added. Many thanks to Dave!
16 November 2005: A new review
of Cruel But Fair from
7 November 2005: Info and in most cases artwork for
a whole lot of albums where the artist plays cover versions of Ed and/or
Saints songs, and also albums where Ed has produced, written and/or otherwise
contributed can now be found in the discography
I've added this info with the aid and permission of Ed
and some of it I've imported from Justin's old site. There's more to come!
I've also added reviews
of Cruel But Fair and a MFLL show in the print
25 October 2005: Artwork for the Security 7" single
and Stranded 4 track combo single added.
Thanks to Dave!
24 October 2005: Info and artwork for It's Lunacy promo
singles added, 7" vinyl and cd
20 October 2005: Minor
uptdates to the song index and also a preliminary
(rumoured) track list for the Magic Mile compilation
added. Lyrics to New Bully added.
15 October 2005: Interview from The Age added in the
print section. Live
pictures from Brisbane by Judi added.
6 October 2005: Artwork (and minor info updates) on
Stranded 7" single added. Sleepy
Head promo single added to discography.
3 October 2005: Artwork added and updated info for Just
Because I Like.
27 September 2005: Inner sleeve artwork for Australian
and Loud added. Again, thanks David! Article
from the Courier-Mail added to the print section.
26 September 2005: Juice
Magazine compilation added.
Song index updated.
24 September 2005: Art work and label info on Australian
and Loud compilation added. Many thanks to David! Links page
updated. I've also re-done the startpage of the site and added search function.
You're welcome to give me feedback...
21 September 2005: The song
index updated. Artwork for the 1982 Clowns compilation Laughing
20 September 2005: Added info on the 2005 re-issue
Got To and also new info on the Saints tribute
album, Eternally Ours.
14 September 2005: Nice news from Hot Records! Pre-order
a signed copy of the Clowns compilation! Read
more here... Also a new interview
from The Age and great pictures
from The Vanguard by Karena added.
13 September 2005: More pictures from
the Northcote SC gig. This time Mende held the camera. Nice trippy
pictures it is too! :-) Also added two new reviews!
12 September 2005: Thanks to
Jules for providing the correct date
for the Prince
Of Wales poster and also details on the Aints' Stranded/No
Time single. Another review from the NSC gig added (thanks Mende!).
6 September 2005: Tour
from The Gov added.
2 September 2005: New tour
dates, info on Triple J/Studio 22 compilation
31 August 2005: Improved resolution on the Cruel
But Fair cover. Click
here to see an large picture of the final
cover. And I must say it's a brilliant cover! Thanks to Hedy and
30 August 2005: Cover and
info on the Now We Are Six compilation.
19 August 2005: New definite cover of Cruel
Catalogue numbers added on Cruel But Fair and This
Is The Magic Mile. New
info on the upcoming DVD. Also added
press release for the Clowns compilation.
18 August 2005: Lots of new
photos added (with thanks
to Tim, Andrew and Colin).
6 July 2005: Preliminary release
dates of the compilations
and DVD. Time for a holiday...
23 June 2005: Interview
from Triple J (July 2004) added
to the print section. Thanks to Tim!
21 June 2005: Live review from Beat Mag added.
14 June 2005: New promo
10 June 2005: More tour
dates for July
9 June 2005: Lots of new pictures added to the picture
gallery. Check out the Clowns in 1983 and lots more! Reviews
from Sydney and new tour dates added.
26 May 2005: Info and artwork on the compilation albums
This Is Hot and This
Is Hot Too added. Also: another review of
the Melbourne gig (May 18) from Inpress Magazine added. Thanks to Mende
24 May 2005: Review of
the Melbourne gig at Northcote Club (May 18) from The Age added.
13 May 2005: 4zZz Radio playlist added.
12 May 2005: Revamping the collaboration/compilation
discography section... Adding Ed
in the movies and video section. Ed
songs which have appearead in films.
12 May 2005: Fixed the alignment on the wrongly aligned
headers in the discography section. This problem only appears in Internet
Explorer 6 on Windows XP and Server 2003 (to my knowledge) and it
is caused by an Explorer bug, but I made an ugly workaround. Please use
a decent browser! And please let me know if it appears again. Thanks.
10 May 2005: Info on the Kuepper
Klips video and also news about the upcoming
DVD release added. Some minor corrections on the song
6 May 2005: Pictures from the Troubadour added.
5 May 2005: Song index post corrected. Thanks to
22 April 2005: Tour dates! Tour dates! A string of
dates for the Aussie east coast in April and May. Read
more... Also a blurb from the 4zZz 102.1 FM radio station added.
21 April 2005: Another
blazing review of the Troubadour
gigs, this one from the Courier Mail, added.
20 April 2005: Info on unofficial recordings
added. Follow the links from the discography section.
Thanks to innercitysound website!
19 April 2005:
New review of the gigs at The Troubador added.
15 April 2005: Lyrics to Everybody's Got To album
14 April 2005: I gave in and added a counter. I am
not a fan, so we'll see if it stays. Click away, friends!
12 April 2005: ABC interview added.
Review of All Times Through Paradise from Sunday Times (UK) added.
8 April 2005: Info on Tales
From The Australian Underground added. And a favicon! Boy I've been
meaning to fix that! :-)
4 April 2005: Interview from
Timeoff added. Clip from fasterlouder.com.au
added. This and that.
9 March 2005: Mojo's "Top
100 Scorchers" list added.
7 March 2005: Cover art for the upcoming new releases
Cruel But Fair and This
Is The Magic Mile added. Read
26 February 2005: Songs from the Real
Wild Life compilation, Today
Wonder (Remaster) and Honey Steel's
Gold (Remaster) finally added to the song
23 February 2005: Songs from All
Times Through Paradise added to song index.
22 February 2005: Data on Laughing
Clowns EP updated. Thanks to Stuart! Also news and links pages updated.
2 February 2005: Poster
from the Oxley Creek Playboys at Prince
Wales Hotel added.
26 January 2005: Stranded
7" single review added.
25 January 2005: Ready enough to launch the
new site/url. Enjoy!
Late December 2004 to early January 2005 : Various
improvements to the site, mostly codewise (shtml, CSS, ...), but also
new pictures, interviews and more. Prepraring the move to new webserver.
13 December 2004: Added the Sydney Morning Herald
interview locally. Read it here.
9 December 2004: Saints singles I'm
Stranded and Lipstick added.
7 December 2004: Info on the Fuse
Box tribute album
added. (But more info wanted!)
5 December 2004: Added info about Big
Music and Not So Dusty.
29 November 2004: Compilations page updated. Rockin'
Bethlehem and Used And RRRecorded
24 November 2004: Artwork for The Saints' One Two Three Four EP added.
19 November 2004: The Saints' One
Two Three Four EP added.
12 November 2004: The Saints' All
Times Through Paradise box set added.
October/November 2004...: Revamp time. Fixing stylesheets
correctly, thousand small code errors, straightening out a few question
marks with the help of Ed (many thanks!) and a little touch of make-up
here and there...
4 November 2003: Audio interview from Triple J radio station added
to reviews section.
11 August 2003: Info on publishing date for Saints reunion article corrected. Thanks to Andy Carr.
18 March 2003: An interview with Ed from March, 2002, can be
found at www.brella.org.
15 November 2002: Jamie Sellers need help with memories of Saints.
He is writing a book about Saints and Clowns and needs input! If you can, please contribute memories and/or opinions on seeing The Saints or The Laughing Clowns with Ed! Jamie can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
14 November 2002: New and corrected dates on the unofficial live recordings page.
4 November 2002: Pictures from a live gig at the Cornish Arms, July 18-19 added. Mende provided.
19 June 2002: Cover art for 3 EP and new bootleg info added
23 May 2002: Review
of new Today Wonder from Inpress Magazine added. As was the press
release for Today
19 May 2002: Info on the new remastered and extended
version of Today
Wonder added. What a great album this is!
13 May 2002: Updated the setlist
from Melbourne and also added some info about 3RRR broadcasting
that live show on Thursday night, May 16.
6 May 2002: Linked to Cos site with nice pics
of Ed playing live in Melbourne, April 12th.
2 May 2002: New info on quite a lot of unofficial
live recordings, mostly Laughing Clowns and Saints! Many thanks
to Julian again!
29 April 2002: Header-file for pages with
white background seemed to have contained wrong picture. Corrected.
19 April 2002: Even more album
April 2002: More articles
and reviews added. Thanks to Mende!
April 2002: A page dedicated to articles,
interviews and album reviews added.
April 2002: Info on Wild
About You corrected and updated.
April 2002: Info on promocopy
of Everything That Flies 12" added.
March 2002: This and that. A lot of small changes sitewise. HTML
stuff. A page dedicated to the tour
dates of 2002.
March 2002: New header files. I've been meaning to fix the font
("The" and "Files" in the The Kuepper Files) for a looong time,
and now it's done, thankyouverymuch.
March 2002: I thought perhaps a news
log could be in order. Just to keep track of when, what
and who. And perhaps why...
March 2002: New
tour dates added!
8 March 2002: Songs from Out-takes,
Castaways... added to the song
index. Notes from the album booklet added to the Out-takes,
5 March 2002: Exciting news from Ed's agent Paul Howell about
the tour of Australia in April. Check tour
dates here. Download a .pdf of the nice press
16 February 2002: Chris Bailey Tour info added.
10 February 2002: Interview
from Hit Magazine added. Many thanks to Mende for scanning it.
9 February 2002: Info on unofficial
live recordings updated. Thank you, Jules!
3 February 2002: A fault in the headerfile for the album pages
fixed. It looked like %#!=% from running IE 5.5 on Windows 2000.
30 January 2002: A lot of new info! Picture added for Sometimes,
The Fire Dance, info on the promo single The
Hideous Place and details for the Out-takes,
Castaways... CD added.
29 January 2002: Article and picture from the
Saints one-off reunion September 2001!
Thanks to Mende for the article and scanning the picture!
28 January 2002: Saints' album Songs
Of Salvation added.
24 January 2002: Insert
picture from Mr Uddich-Smuddich
20 January 2002: The song
index updated and refreshed. Got rid of one column. Remarks, comments
and tips now in red below the song title. Songs from Wild
About You finally added.
16 January 2002: Info about the new album, Outtakes,
Castaways, Pirate Women and Take-aways added. Also a lot of minor
corrections to the song index (which shortly will be re-vamped, in
a small but hopefully effective way).
14 January 2002:
Promo page updated.
13 January 2002: Killing old rumours, presenting new ones...
;-) New Clowns info on the 3 EP
and Sometimes the Fire Dance
single. Many thanks to Christopher Moore!
And also I updated everything else I could think of... (besides the
song index, which I'll do tomorrow... ;-)
June 2001: News update! Rumours about a European tour in September!
Wow. Possible chance of a triple-disc Clowns anthology! Double-wow!
:-) Ed is currently remastering Today
Wonder and a compilation of alternate/cover versions of his
songs called Outtakes, Castaways,
Pirate Women, and Takeaways.
Check the official
site for more details!
May 2001: I've forgot to mention the interview with Ed you all
should listen to... Check out howlspace.com.au!
Ed was interview in mid-January by Ed Nimmervoll. The interview is
in Real Audio and about 40 minutes long. Thanks to Tom Denison for
May 2001: Live recordings in the discography section updated.
4 January 2001: Info on remastered version of Honey
Steel's Gold and Wild
About You added.
November 2000: Added tracklist and info to Prehistoric
Songs. Thanks to Julie!
November 2000: The songs from Smile... Pacific is now in the song index.
November 2000: Finally I have Smile... Pacific in my possession and can confirm the new running order.
It's too early in the morning, so I haven't had a chance to listen
to it yet, but I will -- in a minute... I've also added info on some
bootleg recordings that apparently exists. Many thanks to Julian Bull!
August 2000: Got a word from Ed himself. Feels good, I could tell
you. Updated some details on the discography
page regarding the One Over The Eight compilation. Also I was told
the running order on Smile... Pacific was changed in the last minute. Unfortunately I have no
info on the new running order yet.
June 2000: Last weeks I've bit by bit added info about the new
album Smile... Pacific.
Songs, album info and links to the official
site where you can find sound
clips and photos from the recording sessions.
May 2000: I've not been escpecially good at documentating minor
updates. Maybe it's not that important anyway... However, now I've
finally implemented the style sheets which been "laying around"...
15 March 2000: New link to Magnus Boman's extensive
Clowns discography added to the links
section. We exchange information accordingly.
February 2000: Big news added! Ed's gonna record a new vocal album
in March and his entire back catalogue will be remastered and re-released
during the year -- with previously unreleased bonus tracks!
November 1999: A lot of coverpics added to the discography.
Mainly 7" singles. Many thanks to Derek!
November 1999: Miscellaneous discography
updated and corrected.
November 1999: Info on the latest Saints compilation 7799
added and song index
November 1999: Everything
That Flies, German-released album added.
November 1999: Coverpictures of Everybody's
Got To, US and original release, added.
November 1999: Songs from Ol'
Golden Eye added to the song
October 1999: Minor glitches found and fixed.
October 1999: Page for promos
and bootlegs added, though I have none of either at the moment.
But there's some info about the When
There's This Party 12" promo.
October 1999: A lot of additions made to the discography.... Mostly
Clowns and Ed solo vinyl singles. Many warm thanks to Derek Jeffreys!
October 1999: times and catalogue numbers (LP) added to the Saints-albums
(and some misspelled song titles corrected).
October 1999: link added to Kuepper-produced album 'Splinters'
by Raoul Graf.
October 1999: info on 'Mr Uddich'-album added.
October 1999: fixing some broken links.
October 1999: artwork 'Eternally Yours' (Clowns) added. Fixed
some releasedates which was totally wrong...
1999: last fixes on links, artwork and songinfo in the discography
1999: scanning missing covers and a lot of 'legwork' with the
old (very old!) html-code. Creating frames.
1998 -July 1999: Project definitely abandoned...
-July 1998: making a list of all Ed songs I've possibly heard
98: No time :-(
1998: Talked to Justin, he encouraged me and promised me some
PR-photos of Ed (if possible...) - which I totally have forgot to
1997: Work seriously (ehrm) continued...
In the spring of 1997: Idea:
maybe I should do a Ed Kuepper website? Yeah. Work seriously (ehrm)