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Below The Radar 18

Track 3

"The Drowned Sacristan"

From the release Quick Sparrows Over The Black Earth

"The Drowned Sacristan" is from Cannell's new solo album Quick Sparrows Over the Black Earth, released summer 2014 on Brawl Records. Laura explores the "spaces between ancient, improvised and experimental music taking fragments and long forgotten melodies". "The Drowned Sacristan" features an over-bowed fiddle: a de-constructed bow wrapped around the fiddle to play 4 strings at once.

Following the release of Quick Sparrows Over the Black Earth, Brawl Records released the exclusive digital version featuring remixes of her tracks by Luke Abbott, Bass Clef, Hoofus, Kemper Norton, Ekoplekz and Hacker Farm.