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You Notice Everything Else In Dreams

In preparation to bring NATION on tour later this month, we began work on the project – specifically on the concept, story and performance – in October at Ship’s Company Theatre in Parrsboro, NS. Nick Bottomley and I have been fortunate to create this show in numerous beautiful retreats in beautiful places, and Parrsboro is no exception. It’s a small town in Nova Scotia on the Bay of Fundy with a rich history of ship building, lumbering and coal during […]

NATION in Nova Scotia and PEI

We are bringing the concert NATION to Sydney, NS, Halifax, NS and Charlottetown, PE!  Do you live in one of these places or know somebody who does? Nick Bottomley and I along with Richie Wilcox and Matt Miller are bringing our full show to move your thoughts, vibrate your body and ears and mesmerize your eyes. We’ll show you a part of our minds with music made live from sound samples of the natural world amidst a sliced panorama of video projections. […]

New Track – This Is Not A Drill

@WilcoxRichie helped me out on vocals for this and he named it too which spawned the lyrics. It began with the little piano run you hear at the beginning and grew from there. I was interested in trying some different things out with form and also to try and push the sound design through the piece to have lots of movement and modulation, something that could reveal new layers upon multiple listens. I think moving forward there’s a few things […]

NATION – EP#1 Available for Free Now!

Get the free NATION – EP#1 and lose yourself in the dense, dreamy sounds of NATION. The music for this project is constructed from 100% found sound and field recordings from around the world, which is what gives it a unique sound design aspect. EP#1 contains four tracks which are part of the live show and you’re going to love em – so head over to the “Free Music” tab or just go ahead and grab it right now!