Although all the interviewees have something interesting to say, Rachel’s conversation with Lee Mavers is particularly enlightening. A man with obvious gifts, natural gifts, but dogged by suspicion of the music industry, and almost crippled by a Brian Wilson-esque inability to capture on tape the sounds in his head – which is why we’ve not heard any new music from him in decades.

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Mavers talks positively about new songs, and believes the wind just needs to change direction in order for him to be comfortable enough to tackle them – but such endless procrastination hardly bodes well. It’s a sobering reminder that while music is a gift and a blessing, for those engaged in its creation it can be a source of pain and frustration.

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La’s album cover signed by Lee Mavers with the inscription, ‘You know how much i hate this record!’