It's the (eternally) Thin Man's birthday today. You could do worse than pick up his last couple of discs, being as they are bloody good.
Here's a good and comprehensive (on personal matters anyway) multi-part interview from a couple of years ago on a Dutch site:
mp3: Peter Hammill -- "Amnesiac" (from X My Heart)
mp3: Peter Hammill -- "Top Of The World Club" (from Thin Air)