Northern Rain 5/10/20
Tim Bowness released his sixth solo outing 'Late Night Laments' on InsideOutMusic at the end of August, of which his haunting and mesmerising single, ‘Northern Rain’, is today's Video Of The Day. Co-produced by Bowness and Brian Hulse, the song was mixed by his longtime partner in no-man Steven Wilson and mastered by Calum Malcolm, combining electronic soundscapes and acoustic percussion with a powerfully emotional lyric and melody. Melanie Woods (Sidi Bou Said/Knifeworld) and Evan Carson (Kate Rusby/iamthemorning) guest, with
Peter Chilvers - who mainly creates visuals for Brian Eno - responsible for the video. 'Late Night Laments' offers a collection of lush, atmospheric songs with a wide lyrical scope and represents the most intimate, yet universal of Bowness’s solo releases. Richard Barbieri, Colin Edwin and classical percussionist Tom Atherton also contribute.