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I’m planning less this year, after 67 concerts last year and two years of full-on touring, teaching, recording, producing and session strings. Not that it’s getting too much for me, or I’m losing the love for it – far from it, I still adore playing live.
This interview with Tony Wakeford took place in a pub near his home in Waterloo, London, on 13 April 2008. Also present was the American-Israeli producer and musician Reeve Malka, who now runs the Tursa label alongside Tony, and who is also a member of Orchestra Noir, another of Tony’s many musical projects. We were joined later by Andrew King.
Thank you! It is a daydream that I had at the heart of winter in -03. And that dream is actually really important part of Somnivore, with all it's illogical and somewhat surreal nature. I tried to capture lots of that athmosphere to track "Somnivore", which I started to make in late -02, but finalized after this dream. Train through dark blue and snowy lappish woods seems to be for me one of the most inspiring places.
Surely we can identify personally with “Heathen” spirituality even though we live in a modern world. We don’t like all aspects of our today’s world. But this world is fleeting. And the power of runes and our gods will prevail at least. This modern world has already come to its end. Destroying his environment, having money...
I have a daughter who will grow up with all these terrible things happening around the world, War, greed, poverty, starvation.....I want to show my point of view and to let people know where I stand. I do what I can as a "small" person in the world, but we all need to do something and not just sit...