Hot Press Track of the Day: Side 4 Collective, 'The Flood'

This is the debut single from a Dave Hingerty-curated collective

Today's track of the day is 'The Flood' by Side 4 Collective, featuring Paul Noonan of BellX1 and Adam Marcello, best known for his work as Katy Perry's musical director and drummer.

An omen for the first overcast day our weather has seen in a while? Perhaps.

Side 4 Collective is a group of musicians united by renowned drummer Dave Hingerty (Kila/The Frames/Paul Brady/Josh Ritter/Bronagh Gallagher). The collective's concept rests on a format of invited guests building a finished track around Hingerty’s percussion.

To quote Pete Townsend when he first heard about the project, it's sort of ‘like throwing paint on canvas’.

If 'The Flood' is anything to go by, the project might just be producing some museum-worthy pieces.

The track is taken from the forthcoming album We Burn Bright which is due for release in October 2018.

Take a listen here:


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