This is Floatinghome's sophomore studio album, "Dreams for Dreamers". It is available on VINYL with Love Your Artist (follow: love-your-artist.de/index.php?cID=10732)
. It is a collection of orchestrated impressions of nine images:
A three-frame charcoal drawing depicting various dynamics of a couple's relationship.
[3x CHARCOAL ON PAPER: 300x300mm, MOUNTED: 330x960mm]
Painting of a tempestuous whirl-pool scene with a siren rising through it's centre.
[SPRAYPAINT ON WOOD: 2500x2500mm]
Pencil sketch of a figure hunched over a nineteen-eighties-style computer in the bottom left corner of a large empty canvas, bag of cash beside him.
[PENCIL ON CANVAS: 2000x600mm]
LILA IN MY ARMS
Faded charcoal drawing on a brown paper bag of a couple dancing, one pointing away. Slightly ripped with the trace of a dirty snowy footprint.
[CHARCOAL ON PAPER, RIPPED: 294x165.2mm]
Portrait of an old-looking young man on white paper, charcoal with splashes of colour.
[CHARCOAL ON PAPER: 1000×700mm]
Screen-print of a mash-up of five heads and various forms.
[SCREEN PRINT ON CARD: 300x300mm]
DREAMING HER SKIN
Lady, seen from behind, with long wavy blonde hair, wearing loose clothing, running through a forest, summer light dancing through the trees and her dress.
[OIL ON CANVAS: 594x420mm]
Colour pencil-drawing of an aged puppeteer's attic, centred on a stage with a scene depicting a whore, a warrior and a burning Persepolis.
[PENCIL ON CARD: 300x607mm]
Oil-painting of a man leaning against a rainy bus window at dusk, singing along to music on his headphones.
[OIL ON CANVAS: 1000x1000mm]
The album's cover artwork is by Belgian graphic designer Nicolas Belayew. The album is mastered by Marcus Wüst at Kleine Audiowelt studios in Germany.
released September 2, 2016
1. Beyond Tomorrow
2. Volkova's Lament
3. Please Sir
4. Lila in my Arms
5. Generation Y
7. Dreaming Her Skin
8. Thaias Kept
9. These Words
Augi Dethier: drums(2,3,4,5*,6,7,9) / choir(2,3,6,9) / cymbals(8)
Fabrice Bihain: electric guitar(2,3,4,6,9) / flute(2) / choir(1,3,6)
Rèmy Lehembre: bass(2,3,4,6,9) / choir(3,6)
Simon Bèriaux: keys(2,3,4,6,9) / choir(1,2,3,6,9)
Aidan Floatinghome: vocals / guitars / clarinets / other stuff
Valèrie Balligand: cello(1) / choir(1)
Wallis Bird: vocal(8) / choir(1,2,3)
Ben Kritikos: vocal(8) / choir(2,9)
Chris Morrin: choir(1)
Emma Greenfield: choir(1)
Kevin Ryan: choir(1)
Rachel Sermanni: choir(1)
Rhob Cunningham: choir(1)
Tracey Kelliher: choir(1)
Dave Hedderman: choir(1,2)
Aimee Bea: choir(1,2)
Jess Kavenagh: choir(1,2,9)
Vanessa Monaghan: choir(1)
Jenny Lindfors: choir(1,2,9)
All songs written by Aidan.
Artwork by Nico Beleyew (tchiktchak.be
Mastered by Marcus Wüst at Kleine Audiowelt studios.
All the musicians improvised over the songs presented, or worked together with Aidan to arrange parts during the recording session.
Aidan plays Massau guitars.
*also helped in the bridge construction!