Video | Piers Faccini

Posted on December 15th, 2016 in Recent posts by .

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Following Piers Faccini’s 2014 album with French cellist Vincent Segal, Songs of Time Lost (reviewed in #105), the British singer-songwriter returns with I Dreamed an Island. Featuring an array of instruments ranging from oud and gimbri to viola d’amore, the album is ‘a reflection on the cultural pluralism of 12th-century Sicily, and more widely as a comment on immigration and modern intolerance.

Read more about Faccini, his musical influences and passions in the current issue (January/February 2017, #124), as well as our review of I Dreamed an Island.

The video of  ‘Drone’ from his current release was filmed in a Romanesque church in Les Cevennes, France.

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