Thursday, 8 June 2017
GOATHERDER - SOOTHER OF GRIEF
Released June 2017. TOR55
01. Soother of Grief I
02. Short Term Memory Loss Replaced by Nostalgia that Never Existed
03. Soother of Grief II
Between late 2014 and early 2017, I archived any recordings I made; field recordings, demos,
experiments and so on. I put them to one side, unsure of what to do with them.
Occasionally I would review an experiment or refer to a demo. It occurred to me that most of these
recordings would go nowhere, so I decided to give them a home.
In February and March of this year I 'performed' collages of these tracks, the live mix being the
The end result is like an aural mind diary; ideas and sounds all together. It makes some kind of
sense to me.