Russell Prothero
Old Garbo Biography


Old Garbo was formed out of studio project that has roots stretching back to 1997. The project slowly developed into the album "Walking on all Flaws" which was recorded and released in 2004. The follow-up, An Unpleasant Number, was released in 2007.

The band are based near Newport, South Wales in the United Kingdom.

Russell Prothero: Vocals, instrumentation
Andy Prothero: Guitar

From One Measure lyric

“Ice, I melt.
I become whole.”

from one measureFrom “walking On All Flaws”

Did You Know?


That there are a lot of Protheros in the band. Do you know any Protheros?

Andy and Russell used to play guitar in The Wild Family.

Perfume is not a substitute for alcohol.