Broadcaster & Curator.

Laurie Anderson

BACK CATALOGUE. Laurie Anderson ‘Big Science’

Laurie Anderson ‘Big Science’ (1981). ‘O Superman’ seemed to come at the right time in my life. As a kid, I had just started to understand that music needn’t be guitar, bass, drums and was excitably tuned in to anything with an otherworldly flavour. It was the time of Star Wars and Doctor Who’s golden age, so perhaps that’s no surprise. ‘Big Science’ is Laurie’s debut proper with this wonderful cover shot of an artist caught in the headlights. The photo was taken during one of her ...