Some time after I released this album on Bandcamp, it was posted on YouTube by the In The Woods channel (no relation to In The Branches, by the way!). I was pleasantly surprised to see the self-titled album rack up tens of thousands of plays … Continue reading“In The Branches” (Self-Titled) Album Released on All Major Music Platforms
An intentionally sleep-inducing, yet emotional journey through seven soundscapes of guitar layers, voice, field recordings, and by the final song, a $4 Yamaha synth. The Forever Kind is currently only available on Bandcamp. Listen to the album below: The Forever Kind by In The Branches
I’ve had the privilege of working on some video projects for Trinity Hot Springs in Paradise, a lodge/hotel, spring water source (the deepest one known on Earth), spa, wellness, and event venue inside the western edge of Idaho’s amazing Sawtooth National Forest (here’s a map … Continue readingNew Video for Trinity Hot Springs and Yaima
Swedish Metal Legends of Sombre Heaviness. To me, Katatonia and their countrymates represent metal artistry at its best. Heavy, emotional, varied and experimental. From their dark “death metal” roots to their new post-doom sound, it’s been amazing having both Opeth and Katatonia’s music in my … Continue readingRecommended Metal: Katatonia
EmbryOasis is a yearly event at Trinity Hot Springs in Featherville, Idaho. I (Shane) helped curate music for the event, performed a few sets, and took some photos. Visit the gallery to see more.