David Thomas Broughton: the complete guide to insufficiency

We are all signed up to how good this album is, right? He’s touring it in November (London (the Bush hall, which is great news) and Manchester). One of the artists I’ve seen live most, and he’s second only to Cat Power in veering between the sublime and the irritating.

(He did an insufficiency show at the ICA a few years ago and seemed to spend half the show dicking around with a fire alarm. Hope it’s going to be better than that.)

TCGTI is bloody great

However I’ve only seen him live once, last year, and I wasn’t into it at all

Crap, I’d go as far as to say