‘Epiphany’ is the debut EP by The Blood Magnetic, a new baroque-pop-indie collaboration between singer-songwriter Matt Tinsley and multi-instrumentalist Chris Donald.
Built on classic Christmas lyrics, adapted by English poet David Burton, ‘Epiphany’ overturns the familiar, the commercial and the saccharine into a rush of strange, ugly beauty: the kind of Christmas-themed music that Low, or the Mountain Goats, or Wovenhand might all tune in to.
A year-long project brought to life by a cast of collaborators, ‘Epiphany’ is guitars brawling with pianos, violins and drums: the mundane getting rough with the mysterious: the gorgeous sound of the sky falling in.
- Joy to the World
- A Spotless Rose
- The Herald Angels
The Blood Magnetic
The Blood Magnetic are Birmingham multi-instrumentalist Chris Donald and London singer-songwriter Matt Tinsley. Along with a cast of collaborators, they create bright, baroque pop, where layers of glacial synths and rattling guitars vibrate with life.
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David Benjamin Blower’s most ambitious project to date: a radiophonic production of The Book of Jonah, narrated by NT Wright.
David Benjamin Blower’s second book Sympathy for Jonah: Reflections on Humiliation, Terror and the Politics of Enemy-Love. Foreword by Ched Myers.
‘Sojourner’ is a cinematic folk album, recorded live in various locations around the UK, and filmed at the same time, released in May 2016.
David Benjamin Blower’s ‘Welcome the Stranger’ is a non-profit album, on sale to support those working with refugees in Calais, released with support from Minor Artists.
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