more from
Kit Records
We've updated our Terms of Use. You can review the changes here.

Collages II

by Cosmic Neighbourhood

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    Purchasable with gift card

      £7 GBP  or more

     

  • Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Limited edition vinyl with lyrics sheet.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Collages II via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 2 days
    Purchasable with gift card

      £16 GBP or more 

     

  • Test pressing
    Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Test pressing of Collages II, mastered by Frank at The Carvery.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Collages II via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

    Sold Out

1.
2.
Snowflake 03:02
3.
Carousel 02:06
4.
Yawn 01:44
5.
Elf House 03:07
6.
Cloak 02:27
7.
Witch 01:28
8.
9.
Being Small 01:37
10.
Neighbour 02:02
11.
Dragonfly 03:00
12.
Garden 02:21
13.
Aura 02:10
14.
Pixies 02:23
15.
Trees 03:11
16.
Bunk Beds 03:12

about

Bristol-based illustrator and musician Adam Higton welcomes you back into the mossy realm of the Cosmic Neighbourhood. With each song acting as a response to a series of paper-and-scissors compositions, 'Collages II' documents the daily goings-on of an imagined world.

Sonically, this record straddles new and old, taking modular electronics, flutes, bells and softly pattering drum machines, before colouring them all with the amber glow of some forgotten, psychedelic kids' TV programme. Higton's benign toots and echoing jingles bring to mind Daphne Oram's early delay experiments or the meandering playfulness of Tom Cameron. Radiophonic and time-worn, it still somehow sounds like the future.

Video for 'Garden': youtu.be/ytyDB9YPLfY

🌲

'creamed tweetronica for fans of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop’s sweetest sounds' - Boomkat

'buzzing synth chords billowing like smoke from tape-reel chimneys' - Half Gifts

'his knack for digging out strange, semi-familiar film samples and juxtaposing them with the wiggiest of sound collages is not to be underestimated' - Bleep

'a really beguiling soup of sounds' - Norman Records

credits

released October 10, 2016

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

Cosmic Neighbourhood York, UK

Encompassing comic strips, collage and sound art, York-based illustrator and musician Adam Higton's work documents the daily goings-on of the forest folk within the realm of the Cosmic Neighbourhood.

contact / help

Contact Cosmic Neighbourhood

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code

Report this album or account

If you like Cosmic Neighbourhood, you may also like: