They Are the Shield

by Toby Driver

supported by
Født Fra Trærne
Født Fra Trærne thumbnail
Født Fra Trærne Toby Driver has accomplished something really special here. It reminds me a bit of Ulver's "Shadows of the Sun." which is quite the feat because, you know, Ulver. Favorite track: 470 Nanometers.
/人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\
/人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\ thumbnail
/人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\ Toby Driver's mastery and skill in music is unmatched and deserves a whole lot of recognition. On "They Are The Shield", he takes on a progressive tone with stretched-out pieces that blend violins and synths together to create an odd and cathartic tone as Toby sings in a dreamy and subtle manner. Beautiful LP. Favorite track: 470 Nanometers.
whatisthis8175
whatisthis8175 thumbnail
whatisthis8175 Don't let those tags fool you, this is neither death nor black metal.

That being said, this is a very peaceful, very beautiful, very syncopated trip with some violins and Toby's sweet vocals carrying me home.
more... more...
/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Paying supporters also get unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app.
    Purchasable with gift card

      name your price

     

1.
2.
08:40
3.
4.
5.
6.
04:09

about

Toby Driver - guitar, keys, voice
Brian Chase - drums
Conrad Harris - violin
Pauline Kim Harris - violin
Kelly Moran - piano
Bridget Bellavia - voice on "Scaffold of Digital Snow"

All music and lyrics by Toby Driver.
Produced by Toby Driver.
Photos by Casey Mathewson.

Recorded and mixed by Marc Urselli at EastSide Sound, New York, NY., January 2018.
Mastered by Michael Fossenkemper at Turtle Tone Studios, New York, NY.

credits

released September 21, 2018

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

Blood Music Finland

contact / help

Contact Blood Music

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code

If you like They Are the Shield, you may also like: