“As I doze at my table the music follows my dreams. I’m flying over mountains and oceans. Passing through clouds to see long forgotten islands below. I’m expecting the angels to whisper a melody when the voice appears in my ear, clear, almost serious but not prone to preach, explaining my tired, conflicted thoughts. Not ethereal but considered in its grace….
“Sometimes someone will play something and everyone says…ooo that’s lovely, let’s use that. Sometimes everyone is so beguiled that they decide not to apply a further purpose and that in its self is good decision making….
“The lyric writing throughout the album is often inspired in my view….Conceptualization…is a recurring strength throughout the whole album… it’s probably that above other things that I like about it the most….[T]he retro, the modern and the progressive balance out comfortably throughout”