We would record the sound of a recycling bin for a kick drum, for example, or put the piano through a guitar amp and pedals, so that the sounds are familiar and organic but there’s something new about them.
I've never considered myself a singer to be honest, but lately I'm coming to terms with the fact that I am a singer and not just a music producer.
There are such extremes of living here and there are always new resources popping up and mediums and venues that keep you working. There is such an immediacy to this city.
they possess a sprightly vibe, yet it's unmistakably and curiously entangled with a hardcore, no-bullshit fervor.
The lyrics tend to start with something I've experienced, recently or a while ago, but there's usually a healthy amount of abstraction thrown in.