'I've thought long and hard about this, and I'm admittedly apprehensive... but I think it's the way to go'.
For a long time now I've indulged in many types of music, and over the years I've tinkered, played…Read more
All material - from writing and recording, to web creation, graphic design and video production - was created in a space measuring 4 x 4 metres, and situated 200 metres above sea level. It was also in a closed setting, 20 feet from ground level.
88 percent of the material was produced from a 64 degree North/East direction, across a largely 24 month period. 12 percent was not.
The Blue Nile, Split Enz, Hauschka, Yello, Holst, Isao Tomita, The Church, Radiohead, Gene, Fleetwood Mac, Japan, The Thompson Twins, Grizzly Bear, Mike Oldfield, The Stranglers, Focus, Alanis Morissette, Alice Cooper, Yes, Baby Bird, The Cure, Black Sabbath, KD Lang, Kent, Peter Gabriel, Big Country, The Finn brothers, Bjork, Roxy Music, The Fixx, Camel, South, David Bowie, Elvis Costello, The Eels, ELP, Cinematic Orchestra, Supertramp, Elbow, Fanfarlo, Toyah, Fleet Foxes, Sting, Tangerine Dream, The Icicle Works, Lemon Jelly, The Jam, Queen, Kate Bush, Chumbawamba, Midnight Oil, Squeeze, The Tubes, Hawkwind, Donovan, Golden Earring, Simon & Garfunkel, Manson, ELO, Cocteau Twins, Stevie Wonder, Howard Jones, Jellyfish, (early) Genesis, Julian Cope, John Barry, Jade Warrior, Scarlet Party, Portishead, Lord Huron, Talk Talk, Manfred Mann, Lars Danielsson, Steve Miller Band, (early) U2, Frank Zappa, Duran Duran, Billy Bragg, Matt Pond PA, Ultravox, Slade, The Who, New Order, Pink Floyd, Prefab Sprout, Thunderclap Newman, Jethro Tull, Glen Campbell, Red Snapper, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Sade, XTC, Sigur Ros, Silent Running, Stephen Duffy, Vangelis, The Mission, The Sundays, The Psychedelic Furs, The Ventures, This Mortal Coil, Osibisa, Mew, Thomas Dolby, Nicola Conte, FGTH, Utopia, Stravinsky, The Flaming Lips.
And inspired to write by...
Pretty much everything else.