Mister Salmon Cries Out
|2.||Men and Mice||01:52|
Two ballads for the anthropocene, about projecting ideas onto the natural world, even as human over-reach is being reappraised. One tune about being a small creature among big creatures.
Mister Salmon ...in Yorkshirama
|3.||The Boy with the Big Dad||03:37|
|4.||"Kes" of the Motorways||02:44|
|5.||Wheel in the Tower||04:50|
|6.||In the Black Fields||04:23|
|9.||My Frozen Town||03:53|
|10.||Clouds Rise, Open Skies||03:54|
A synthesis of soundtrack and song, structured like a biographical movie in ten scenes. The album is based on recollections of northern Britain in the 1970s and 80s, but remains ambivalent about the idea of “belonging” to a particular place.