If These Trees Could Talk

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“Attention! Your attention, please! A newsflash has this moment arrived from the Malabar front. Our forces in South India have won a glorious victory. I am authorized to say that the action we are now reporting may well bring the war within measurable distance of its end. Here is the newsflash –”Bad news coming, thought Winston. And sure enough, following on a gory description of the annihilation of a Eurasian army, with stupendous figures of killed and prisoners”

1984 by George Orwell


Red Forest is a beautiful and cinematic record. It’s an intricately crafted cloud of sound that wafts over the listener to sooth and caress. That doesn’t mean this 2012 release from If These Trees Could Talk is “New Age” background music. It is a perfect balance of intense riffs, complicated rhythms, and melancholy calm.

Red Forest is available at bandcamp.com