MAT MARTIN | Quiet Loner – Spectrology

8 November, 2010 | Blog · Music · Playing · Producing · Recording

‘The wordplay is pure Costello. Delicate songwriting, with hints of folk and Americana. Bleakly beautiful.’ – UNCUT (****)
‘The Loner’s acoustic guitar-gilded explorations shine.’ – DAILY MIRROR (****)
‘An outstanding record. Uplifting and inspiring’ – MAVERICK (****)
‘He gathers his songs around him and weaves them into works of wonder’’ – ROCK N REEL R2 (****)
‘Somewhere between Raymond Carver and Alan Sillitoe… dissecting heartbreak with surgical precision. Highly recommended.’ – AMERICANA UK (8/10)

Released November 8th, 2010

Matt Hill vocals and acoustic guitar
Alan Cook dobro
Inge Thomson vocals, fender rhodes, accordian, melodica, kalimba, kaossilator, percussion
Mat Martin banjo, tenor guitar, mandolin
Roy Dodds drums

All songs written by Matt Hill (except Lucifer by Matt Hill and Jason Walker)
Produced by Mat Martin
Engineered by Michael Tedstone and Richard Mellor
Recorded at the Paddocks, Wartnaby, Leicestershire.
Mastered by Denis Blackman at Skye Mastering, Isle of Skye.
Original artwork and design by Kevin Craig