Phil Williams is a pro bassist who has worked with many well know artists. He dabbles in production, writing and music journalism and can often be found working on projects to brief with Simon Pinto at all hours of day and night.
A mystery that needs to be solved lush synth pads open with question posed by single line piano melodies. Mid picks up with drums and bass stopping and starting the investigation supported by piano chords. The end naturally calms left with an unresolved espionage piano chord.
Shimmering pad and mute bass groove start leading into drum groove with vocal pads, stacked sax and synth top line. Mid drop section with background vocals developing to distorted guitar, builds back into main groove and six chord end.
Haunting child voiced theme. Blade runner-esq synth pads with developing bubbling feel, moving into an eerie uplifting groove with ethnic synth overtones incorporating high weaving alto saxophone and child’s voice.
Opens with drifting synth pads; sax on top. Rhythmic synth underscore develops into gentle groove, big drums fill into rockier straight ahead feel with distorted guitars, dropping away into piano themed voices and sax.
Military snare into dramatic orchestral string and horn led motif with timpani. Bridge with lighter classical guitar and French horn topline. Into tense rhythmic timpani with snare underscore building to kit driven motif and end.
Short opening orchestral motif into bass and string driven time based rhythmic groove. Building with timpani and woodwind into G major bridge lift to breakdown. Then build with orchestral strings and woodwind. Into finish with opening orchestral motif.
Bass harmonic riff with Airy 'washy' loops and synth parts, guitar swells and licks. Back beat is cool and relaxed, lots of effervescent keys with bridge bringing a little tension. Laid back, Light and airy.