Creatures of the Deep

by Robert Haigh

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Kamani
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Kamani Robert Haigh’s Creatures of the Deep includes some excellent contemporary classicalish music, and is just generally beautiful. Definitely worth listening to.
Thank you for putting out this beautiful album. Favorite track: Portrait with Shadow.
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Alegria At this point I can't remember how I found out about this LP, but I'm so grateful I have! Omni Trio was one of my entry points into drum & bass, and to hear Robert Haigh work his magic once again and in such an emotive way... blew me away. This is one of my go-to soundtracks for travelling or whenever I need to calm down. Oh and did I mention Rob is a wizard on the piano? Just listen, immerse yourself and buy the damn thing (thank me later). Beautiful front to back. Favorite track: Birds of Cadence.
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A new album of piano driven ambient music from British composer Robert Haigh. Following in the path of his albums for the Japanese Siren label, Creatures of the Deep is an underground vantage of a meeting between the musical worlds of Harold Budd and Erik Satie. With a storied musical career that has ranged widely in style — from his industrial-avant-garde works on Nurse With Wound’s United Diaries label as SEMA to his legendary ambient drum and bass records as Omni Trio on Moving Shadow — Robert Haigh's work occupies a space between music and mystery. With Creatures of the Deep, Haigh is at the peak of his powers. Among noir, minimal, neo-classical landscapes are robust scatterings of bright reflection and a musical expression that is subtle and elusive yet uniquely Haigh’s in its voice and masterful execution. The closer we examine, the more is revealed, and the less is defined.

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released October 27, 2017

All tracks written and produced by Robert Haigh

Mastered by Denis Blackham

Cover illustration by Robert Haigh

Special thanks to Tommy McCutchon and Daisuke Suzuki

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