These four songs were written for the RPM Challenge 2013 (which I didn’t finish, I finished these songs for RPM 2015) My idea for lyrics of the record was not to use the words You an I. So that’s where this came from.
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track: The World Without You And I
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I set this up to be like a Madchester/early 90’s-track. When I took out the drums in the verse (as an experiment) it suddenly reminded me of the German 60’s hit Marmor, stein und Eisen bricht. Those lyrics go like “Marble, stone and iron break, but our love won’t” so that led me to “Marble, stone…read more
Lyrically it’s about this dream to live another kind of life as in Tim Ferriss’ book. The last three years I had managed to live on working in a bar in the weekends, being a guinea pig for medical tests, travelling the world as an On Board Courier and working on my “career” as a painter. Now…read more
The first track I had lyrics and vocal for and the track that set the tone and the direction for the rest of the album for me. The lyrics were directly inspired by the situation in Syria and in general my disgust for authoritarians on the march these days (from all sides) Musically it came together…read more