Orchestra of Samples tee-shirts are ready! We’ve teamed up with our pals at THTC – The Hemp Trading Company – who’ve printed some fantastic organic cotton tees with Anna Alcock’s beautiful Orchestra of Samples album artwork! Get your’s here direct from THTC, different sizes are available.
Yes, it’s no secret we’re finally releasing an album of Orchestra of Samples! In the last six months we’ve let out little snippets of news bit by bit, but now we can tell everyone that the release date is 2nd June 2017 for CD, vinyl and digital.
Releasing Orchestra of Samples meant the selection of chosen tracks from the project needed mixing / engineering differently from the live show. The !K7 label introduced us to French producer Jérôme Caron (aka Blackjoy), who’s produced artists including singer and actress
We first saw South African artist Anna Alcock’s beautiful artwork in 2014 in an art exhibition at her Inky Cuttlefish Studios in East London. We immediately thought her style of artwork would be great for an Orchestra of Samples album cover.
Prior to creating this project but in many ways helping spark the whole idea of Orchestra of Samples, we had many hours of HD field recordings we filmed in the small Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan in 2007, when we’d been invited…