As Happy as Sad is Blue
Track Listing: 1. Earth-Sinking-Into-Water 2. Water-Sinking-Into-Fire 3. As Happy As Sad Is Blue 4. Begone Dull Care 5. La Sirena 6. Wait 7. Insects-Eating-Into-Insects 8. Up My Sleeve 9. Paris Air 10. Sea Has Done A Number On Me, The 11. Fireflies 12. Grave 13. I Cant Say Fish Dont Cry 14. Drowning Horse, The 15. High Inner Tree Upon hearing this collection of songs, Steve Shelley immediately offered to release them here on Smells Like. Recorded between March 2001 - May 2004 onto a 4 - track in a cellar, often by candlelight at a Tibetan Buddhist meditation centre in Melbourne, Australia. These tracks are "...virtually unclassifiable, it centers on noir-ish circus type music, ambient instrumental pieces that are darker and edgier than the genre might suggest, beautiful pastoral passages, tango-like interludes and other elemental musics that can not be quantified in written language..." (AMG) For information on accessing download, click HERE.