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All that Glitters

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'''All that glitters''' is an EP or mini-album by [[Soundestiny]] that was released in 2009.
 
'''All that glitters''' is an EP or mini-album by [[Soundestiny]] that was released in 2009.
  
This is a CD of music inspired by [[The Hobbit]] with original songs written by Darryl Grant Potter. In 2009, [[Soundestiny]] were busily recording a full length album of Hobbit-inspired songs and decided to take a break from the project to finish their [[Winds of Change]] album. Consequently, it was decided to release four of the already-recorded ''Hobbit'' songs as an EP and release the full album of this material at a later date. The four songs on this disc are a brief, musical glimpse into [[Tolkien]]'s magical, fantasy world that later became even more famous with the publication of [[The Lord of the Rings]]. The songs are inspired by [[The Hobbit]] only – they contain no references to [[Middle-earth]] places like [[Hobbiton]] or [[Mirkwood]], nor characters such as [[Bilbo]] or [[Gollum]].
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This is a CD of music inspired by [[The Hobbit]] with original songs written by Darryl Grant Potter. In 2009, [[Soundestiny]] were busily recording a full length album of Hobbit-inspired songs and decided to take a break from the project to finish their [[Winds of Change]] album. Consequently, it was decided to release four of the already-recorded ''Hobbit'' songs as an EP and release the full album of this material at a later date. The four songs on this disc are a brief, musical glimpse into [[Tolkien]]'s magical, fantasy world that later became even more famous with the publication of [[The Lord of the Rings]]. The songs are inspired by [[The Hobbit]] only – they contain references to [[Middle-earth]] places like [[Hobbiton]] or [[Mirkwood]] and characters such as [[Bilbo]] or [[Gollum]], but none from other books.
  
  

Revision as of 15:30, 31 October 2010

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All that glitters is an EP or mini-album by Soundestiny that was released in 2009.

This is a CD of music inspired by The Hobbit with original songs written by Darryl Grant Potter. In 2009, Soundestiny were busily recording a full length album of Hobbit-inspired songs and decided to take a break from the project to finish their Winds of Change album. Consequently, it was decided to release four of the already-recorded Hobbit songs as an EP and release the full album of this material at a later date. The four songs on this disc are a brief, musical glimpse into Tolkien's magical, fantasy world that later became even more famous with the publication of The Lord of the Rings. The songs are inspired by The Hobbit only – they contain references to Middle-earth places like Hobbiton or Mirkwood and characters such as Bilbo or Gollum, but none from other books.


Contents

Lineup

  • Darryl Grant Potter: vocals, guitar, keyboards
  • Kim Sewell: drums, percussion
  • Elissa Maclean: vocals

Guests

  • Clyde Schipke: guitar
  • Alyssa Marie: vocals on track 1

Production

  • Producers: Kim Sewell and Darryl Grant Potter
  • Engineer: Kim Sewell
  • Arranger: Darryl Grant Potter
  • Artwork: Natalie Camilleri

Track listing

1. A lonely mountain - 4:31

2. The riddle game - 3:55

3. All that glitters - 4:28

4. Ever on - 2:41

Sample

(A lonely mountain music video)