Fusing indie pop and folk rock, Matthew Gailey's debut EP is epic and acoustic all at once. Mellow crooner meets eloquent and funky guitar meets cello. Recommended if you like Chris Isaak, Fleet Foxes and Tom Waits.
released January 29, 2013
All songs by Matthew Gailey (She Walks in Beauty lyrics from the poem "She Walks in Beauty" by Lord Byron)
Vocals/Melodica -Matthew Gailey
Backing Vocals-Tara Williamson Smith (Beast in Babylon, It All Comes Back Around, Your Silent Sea)
Acoustic Guitar-Peter Lance
Electric Guitar-Eric Fridrich
Drums/Hand Percussion-Chaz Mortimer
Electric Bass-Sam Howard
Moog & Synth-James M Gregg
Baritone Sax-Mieke Bruggeman (Beast in Babylon)
Trumpet-John Dover (All Because of You)
*Riley Geare: Bass and Electric Guitar on All Because of You and Rhodes on Control
© 2013 Matthew Gailey. All Rights Reserved
Recorded by Riley Geare at Geare Music
Mixed and Mastered by Kevin Nettleingham at Nettleingham Audio
Produced by Riley Geare, Matthew Gailey, James M Gregg
Digital Art/Layout Sachiko Asano New York,NY
Photo by Cambrae Chipman
Thanks to the following supporters and fans who helped make this album possible:
Jo Holland, Steve and Judy Gailey, James and Alisa Johnson, combatpoetry.com
, Mike Roberts, Bill Dickey, Skip and Carol Beddow.
Special Thanks to Cameron Mizell and Peter Lance for great listening, advice and feedback.
A big thank you to my wife Sara for your tremendous support, patience and encouragement