‘Endearingly lovely…an autotune-free zone, if you’ve ever seen them perform live, which I heartily recommend by the way, you’ll know they really are THAT good…’ Matt Seymour, BBC Raw Talent, Feb 2011
Best served live in 30-minute intervals or on record as single tracks, EPs or albums.
Silent Cities is the music project of singer-songwriter and fingerstyle guitarist Simon Madison. Simon won the Judges’ Award at the Liverpool Acoustic View Two Songwriting Challenge with his song Brother of Fur. His EP Dreams is available on a ‘name your price’ basis from the Lost at Sea Records bandcamp page.
If there’s a lot of half-finished, semi-fulfilled, vaguely unsatisfying music around these days – songs that say nothing to you about your life – then maybe it’s because the people who make it haven’t lived much of a life themselves.
Graham Holland is the owner and editor of the Liverpool Acoustic website, and runs Liverpool Acoustic’s award-winning live music events with local musician Stuart Todd. In real life he’s a Web Development Officer, has been producing podcasts on a regular basis since July 2006, and runs a number of websites for other organisations. He lives in Wavertree with his husband and their cat Xiao Hei.
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