The first few months of this year saw Pip and Tuka nailed to the studio putting the finishing touches on tuka’s album Life Death Time Eternal .. it’s wild, ambitious and soulful – check it…
You can buy the album ‘LIFE DEATH TIME ETERNAL’ here – https://itunes.apple.com/au/artist/tuka/id217710492
Pip had the pleasure of working with Joe Braithwaite on his new project ‘Ripley’ earlier this year.. diving into 90’s grunge and ballads with modern production and some beautiful songwriting was a blast.. here’s a few tastes of it.
Visit Unearthed and listen to ‘Worthy Of A Gun’ – https://www.triplejunearthed.com/jukebox/play/track/4388741 and below for ‘Harper’s Song’
‘Under Your Skin’ by Dan Sultan has been shortlisted for the APRA song of the year alongside Boy & Bear, Nick Cave, & The Cat Empire. Pip Norman (aka Countbounce) appears as a co-writer alongside Dan Sultan himself and Sparkadia’s Alex Burnett. If you are an Apra Member you can vote here – http://aprap.apra-amcos.com.au/2014/apra-song-of-the-year-shortlist-4/
Checkout the beautiful clip Hoy have just put out for their track ‘Get Some Sleep’ produced by Pip and tracked in an old converted church in central Victoria.
Hoy formed in late 2010 as a collaborative contemporary folk trio, combining the song-writing of Melbourne musicians, Felicity Cripps, Cecilia Dowling and Liam Linley. With innumerable influences, Hoy songs have a unique, anachronistic sound, found by mixing hints of the past for grounding and motivation, the present for inspiration, and the future for aspiration and ideology. Hoy’s first album started out in a dilapidated chateau in France, where the trio took up a residency at the Performing Arts Forum in Saint Erme. The record began unwinding through slow days spent in giant light-filled ballrooms and pear orchards. Following on from the residency Hoy toured 21 shows throughout Europe and the UK. On returning to … Read More »
Here’s a very special track I co-wrote with Dan Sultan and Alex Burnett earlier this year – and its got a great clip to boot. Here it is: