Sun Showers is equal parts relaxation & reflection - the sounds of a warm day spent on the porch, washed in a light rain. For this release, Matthew collected a handful of field recordings - a large wind chime found at the local gardening store, some bird songs from his front yard, and a brief rain shower that eased in one afternoon - and then processed each one to create new, unique texture. Acoustic guitar, keys, and a subtle jazz drum sample were also used to compose the Sun Shower soundscape.
Recorded in August, 2012 at home. Asheville, NC. MCB #002
Guitarist & sound artist, Matthew Barlow is an explorer of sound. His compositions focus on arrangements of texture, tone,
and spacial atmospheres of sonic landscapes crafted from processed samples recorded in the city, along the trail, and at home. He resides in the beautiful mountain town of Asheville, NC with his wife and their pug, Taco....more