Jazz, pop and word games, along with various family and friends influence Wyatt's early years, before he starts to drum and sing for 1960s group The Soft Machine.
Marcus O'Dair's biography of Robert Wyatt, a musical cult cum national treasure, is abridged in 5 parts by Katrin Williams:
1. A happy childhood surrounded by influential family, plus
a love of jazz and a sense of the absurd. Then the young
Wyatt starts to play drums..
Reader Julian Rhind-Tutt
Producer Duncan Minshull.
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