i’d been searching for motivation to make a new episode of this series for a couple of years. perfect opportunity: to collaborate with my friend [continues…]
last summer i recorded some roots-goth / 4AD cover songs. it was sisters, banshees, bauhaus, cocteaus, and then on to making demos for The Next Album of You Shriek Original Material. cue the vast gravity-well of escapist delight in reworking cherished classics, and it’s almost august again. i was going start on a new 2013 collection, different genre.
but the first EP of 4 songs doesn’t cover enough of my favorites from that era, and there’s no sense getting completely sidetracked from working on new songs anyway, so i’ve got another track to add to Hagiography I. watch this space, it’ll be out this week.
I’m almost finished mixing this one. agonizing over final details, which often occurs on the verge of starting over and completely nailing it in a matter of hours, therefore it may or may not sound exactly like this.