Posts Tagged ‘Brightly Painted One’

Tiny Ruins: Live in Session for the Sideways Through Sound radio show on 2SER 107.3 Sydney, Australia.

1. Me At The Museum, You In The Wintergardens
2. Kings County

Tiny Ruins released their second album on Bella Union Records  “Brightly Painted One”, in May 2014 and have since embarked on an international tour of New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the USA and Europe, seeing them through until Iceland in November. of last year . Formed as a solo project in 2009 by songwriter Hollie Fullbrook, the band now includes bassist Cass Basil and drummer Alexander Freer.

While continuing to be based in New Zealand, Tiny Ruins has spent much of the past three years touring throughout Australia, the UK, Ireland, Europe and the USA, touring with and opening for bands such as Beach House, Joanna Newsom, Father John Misty, Fleet Foxes, Sonny & the Sunsets, The Handsome Family, Calexico and Neil Finn.

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Initially formed as a solo creation of New Zealand singer songwriter, Hollie Fullbrook, Tiny Ruins have recently concluded their first major tour in connection to the band’s new album, Brightly Painted One  available on Bella Union Since the album’s release in  Mid May 2014, Fullbrook, along with bassist, Cass Basil and drummer, Alexander Freer, have completed two North American tours, the second in support of Sharon Van Etten. They are currently based in Auckland and have spent much of the past three years touring throughout Australia, the UK, Ireland and Europe, touring with and opening for bands such as Beach House, Joanna Newsom, Father John Misty, Fleet Foxes, Sonny & the Sunsets, The Handsome Family, Calexico and fellow countryman, Neil Finn of Split Enz.

Session recordings for Night Owl took place during Calgary Folk Festival in Inglewood within the 1890 built schoolhouse at the AREA. The track can be found on Brightly Painted One which is out on Bella Union and Flying Nun. Previous Tiny Ruins releases include 2010’s collaborative EP “Little Notes”, and 2011’s celebrated debut “Some Were Meant for Sea”, and a collection of older songs & B-sides titled “Haunts”, recorded by the band on 8-track and released in 2013.

 

Tiny Ruins and a small clip from the recording of the album “Brightly Painted One” and the song “The Ballad Of The Hanging Parcel” produced by Thomas Healy check out her facebook page to read about the recording processes in the making of this beautiful album.