Just about four years ago Lisa Belsky asked me to record this, and I managed a decent take with a looper and my electric uke (tuned with a low G string). Then just the other day a friend of a friend on ye olde book of faces asked for my arrangement and I went looking for this recording but couldn’t find it, till it popped up on its own today.
We’re just all lost souls swimming in a fishbowl, year after year
A cover of a favorite VU song as a waltz, for the Layers of Meta album UNTITLED 1, performed by small pleasurecraft (Christian on vocals, lead, and rhythm uke & Dan Brodnitz on backing vocals, guitar, keyboards, and production).
Got on a Dire Straits kick recently and started teaching myself to play “Water of Love,” one of their first hits. Here is a sort demo mixdown of a draft arrangement (experimenting with a new way to embed audio):
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