Nightports w/ Tom Herbert - Nightports w/ Tom Herbert
This item is scheduled to be released on 29th April 2022.
This has been delayed and now expected on the 13th May.
Nightports w/ Tom Herbert is the third in a series of albums from musician-producers Adam Martin andMark Slater to be released on The Leaf Label, following 2018’s Nightports w/ Matthew Bourne and 2020’s Nightports w/ Betamax.
Tom Herbert made his name as the bass player in Mercury Music Prize-nominated bands Polar Bear and The Invisible, and has become an in-demand collaborator and session musician, including work with Adele, Lana Del Ray and most recently The Smile. Having honed his craft holding the low-end down in some of the most forward-thinking British groups of recent times, and also appearing on some the biggest tracks of the last twenty years, Nightports w/ Tom Herbert brings Herbert’s command of the double bass into the spotlight.
As with all of Nightports’ work, the album rewards close listening. They stay true to their manifesto in maintaining the essence of the original recordings. The processing never masks the organic source material, at times demonstrating the physicality of the instrument with detailed recordings of complete takes - the sound of the room, the creaking of strings and Herbert’s measured breathing. At other times they build more abstract, atmospheric layers from the parts.
When is this released?
Nightports w/ Tom Herbert - Nightports w/ Tom Herbert is available for preorder now and has a scheduled release date of 29th April 2022. In the event of any delays to this date, we will try to keep this page updated, specifically in the 'release updates' tab. Sadly, we are seeing a lot of date changes in 2022 so please bear with us.
When will I get it?
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Nightports w/ Tom Herbert - Nightports w/ Tom Herbert is listed at a special discounted pre order price (usually between 10-15 percent) that will revert to full price during the week of release.
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