World Party

World Party

Four years ago, Karl Wallinger's World Party fell apart. He had terminated his long deal with Chrysalis Records because of their handling of the Egyptology CD release (this CD included the hit "She's the One"); without his knowledge, most of his band and his former label manager produced a near identical version of his song to win Robbie Williams the Brits "Single of the Year"; his manager and mentor, Steve Fargnoli, died of cancer; and then Karl had an aneurysm.

It seemed like Karl Wallinger's 20 year old ship of fools was scuppered, taking... more