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  • [4/1/2014 - this week: Price reduced from £22 to £10 (or more) to celebrate us passing the £10,000 sales mark on Bandcamp - THANK YOU!]

    Should've included this at the start, eh? Anyway, if you want the download of all 10 shows, as they're finished, this is that.

    You'll get a download link for one of the albums as soon as you buy it, and I'll email you the others as soon as I possibly can (usually within an hour of ordering it, but sometimes up to half a day)

    ...Honestly, We Had NO Idea!
    Accidentally (On Purpose)
    FingerPainting
    The New Normal
    Nie mój cyrk, Nie moje małpy
    Academia
    Everything Is Possible In This Best Of All Possible Worlds
    The Sound Of Being Understood
    Serendipity
    Free Fall

    Plus two PDFs of sleevenotes (an extended essay on the birth of the project and an album by album breakdown)

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  • We've finally finished selecting our favourite bits from the 10 shows, assembling them into two thematic CDs.

    The packaging is two separate CD cases (see photos)!

    if you buy the CD now, you'll get sent the download code for whichever volume of the digital one you haven't bought as well, to make sure you get the full digital version ASAP, and the CD will be sent out as soon as we can.

    Includes unlimited streaming of The FingerPainting Sessions Vol 1 via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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This is the first preview track from the album Fingerpainting. It's from the first concert from the January tour that Daniel and I did in California. The rest of this album will be that concert in its entirety (minus the two solo tunes for now) - 4 duo pieces and 3 trios featuring Artemis on vocals.

When this album comes out - within the next couple of weeks - it'll also come with a range of pre-order options for further music, including

° A two CD 'best of' from the tour,
° A 3 CD set featuring the best of alongside 'Accidentally (On Purpose)' - our first live album together.
° A USB Stick containing all 10 shows that Daniel and I have played together (two from January 2012, and 8 from this january)
° The USB Stick, along with access to the dropbox where the nightly mixes of the album are being uploaded (along with download codes for each gig/album as it's finished) - the USB Stick won't be available til at least late-June/early-July, so this will give you v. early access.
° An 'co-executive producer' level that will give you all the above options, plus both of our back catalogs (all in around 50 HOURS of music!) and a listing on the CDs as co-exec. producer. As well as a MASSIVE amount of gratitude from both of us :)

Full details of each of these will be on the site when the album goes live.

The best way to keep informed about all of this is via my mailing list - sign up at www.stevelawson.net

credits

from FingerPainting, released May 2, 2013
Steve Lawson - fretless bass, looping and processing
Daniel Berkman - Gravikord, Handsonic, synths, ukulele, wave drum, iPad, Quneo, looping and processing.

recorded, edited, mixed and mastered by Steve Lawson

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Steve Lawson UK

The UK's most celebrated solo bassist, here with lots of looped/layered solo albums, & collaborations, most notably with genius singer Lobelia. Dig in deep, there's a lot to discover.

Pretty much all the music here is 'Pay What You Think It's Worth', so listen as much as you like, & do what it says on the tin...

As the website strap-line goes, it's the soundtrack to the day you wish you'd had.
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