Category Archives: Mike Belgrave’s Outsider Music blog

Now let there be a Shaggs movie

If you’ve never heard of The Shaggs and you’re interested in outsider music then you’re in for a treat.  Imagine three wholesome girls who can’t play, sing or write songs.  Now imagine they find a vague tune and sing some … Continue reading

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Wesley and I

I reckon more people have heard a Wesley Willis track than those who like him or even know he exists.  He is most famous for his track Rock and Roll McDonalds that was used in the soundtrack of the film … Continue reading

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Desperately Seeking Rajput & the Sepoy Mutiny – Biography

I’ve had a fascination with Rajput & the Sepoy Mutiny for many years now. They first came to my attention when my girlfriend was given a compilation CD that was recorded for her. She particularly wanted me to listen to … Continue reading

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Outsider Music and I

Hi my name is Mike Belgrave. For many years I’ve been fascinated with odd music. Occasionally when I bought an album there was sometimes a strange little track that was probably knocked up for a laugh and sometimes shoved at … Continue reading

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Outsider, Strange and Weird Music films

Songs in the Key of Z from Disinformation (only 4min 37secs but worth watching) Watch on YouTube Off the Charts Website Buy Head – The Monkees Buy Cocksucker Blues – The Rolling Stones Website The Devil and Daniel Johnston Website … Continue reading

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Wesley Willis discography

Wesley Willis claimed to have written 35000 songs.  Here is an attempt to list as many as possible.  I am still updating it as this process is taking a lot longer than planned, but keep coming back. To listen to … Continue reading

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