Towards a Stranding

Woman, whale, muddy shores and a stranding. This soundscape rises from the uncanny land/sea of Morecambe Bay, to consider the mammalian kinship between human and cetacean, habitat destruction and ecological tipping points. It might be best enjoyed in a darkened environment.

A Hymas&Lewis Collaboration, 2020
Guitar and Shruti : Steve Lewis
Sound : Darren Leadsom, at More Music in Morecambe, UK.

Image : Sally Slade Payne

‘Towards a Stranding’ features in melt, forthcoming from Waterloo Press in Autumn 2020