Andrew Wasylyk - Themes For Buildings And Spaces

Andrew Wasylyk - Themes For Buildings And Spaces

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10” - Limited Clear Vinyl

Andrew Wasylyk, the alias of Scottish writer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, Andrew Mitchell, invites the listener to explore his hometown of Dundee. Eight architectural sites and open spaces have inspired an album of instrumental compositions echoing the materials, the everyday use and the romanticised memories of a post-war cityscape continually shifting and evolving throughout the decades.

From the emotive and hypnotic motifs in ode to Brutalism, Under High Blue Skies, the plaintive brass and piano work in Drift, Lower Dens Worksprevailing percussion, harking back to Taysides Jute mill machinery ghosts, or the unnerving minimalism of The Howff; with Themes For Buildings And Spaces, Wasylyk soundtracks both the celebrated and the forgotten, the melancholic and the optimistic and asks the nostalgist in us all to consider an alternative view of the city of Jute, Jam & Journalism.