Uncleben has been an active member of the Song Bar since 2016 and first took the chair for Intriguing Narratives on Oct. 26, 2016.
Age: born on the day the Beatles’ Revolver album was released. Family: married with two grown-up children, one of whom – nepotism alert – got a B-lister for Songs with Intriguing Narratives, posting under the name kateydedalus. Lives in: Brixton, South London. Frequently nommed artists: Royal Trux, Gregory Isaacs, Bill Fay, Karen Dalton, Jason Molina (Songs: Ohia/Magnolia Electric Company), Brian Eno and Benjamin Britten. Proudest SB moment: getting Peanut Duck A-listed for Songs mimicking Birdsong or possibly Lee Perry’s burping on Dub the Rhythm B-listed for Songs with Screams, Howls, Grunts & Shrieks (both courtesy of Hoshino Sakura).
Uncleben has also been active helping out maintaining and updating the Marconium.
|1||Oct. 26, 2016||Intriguing Narratives||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|2||Feb. 22, 2017||Genre Switch||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|3||July 12, 2017||Music for Funerals||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|4||Oct. 4, 2017||Biography & Autobiography||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|5||Mar. 14, 2018||Influenced by Reggae, Ska & Rocksteady||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|6||Sept. 12, 2018||Authenticity & Fakery||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|7||Mar. 20, 2019||Personification||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|8||Aug. 28, 2019||Famous or Notable Animals||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|9||Jan. 15, 2020||Nicknames & Pseudonyms||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|10||Jan. 13, 2021||Meta-Songs||Song Bar||Column||Blog|
|11||May 11, 2021||Songs Offering Advice||Song Bar||Column||Blog|