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September 01st, 1996 | 3 Comments | Category: Essays, Interviews

Certain personalities leave their marks like earthquakes or tornadoes. They come in, revolutionize what’s going on, woo the zeitgeist, and then leave as quickly as they came. Other influential people work more like glaciers. they dig in slowly, nearly unnoticed, until their mark is made.
Robert Hampson is one of the latter. Hampson has enjoyed quite a colorful career, even if deliberately behind the scenes most of the time. Throughout the eighties, Robert did time as one-third of the guitar-bending trio Loop. Pictures and band details were obscured and quite often …