To download the original songs written by Heath for the film. Be sure to subscribe and share!. They are the kind of people who just do things, not because they are trying to create something new or even cutting edge but just because they had an idea in their head and they figured they were the best person to get the job done. What McNease brings to the table this time is a full-blown concept project, consisting not just of an album, but a film. The opinions expressed in this article are not necessarily those held by Cross Rhythms. The money will allow me to advertise, recoup, and find new avenues to help this project reach a larger audience. Any expressed views were accurate at the time of publishing but may or may not reflect the views of the individuals concerned at a later date.
It's not until the listener pays careful attention that the realization of what McNease's handiwork entails sets in. Not content with ploughing a furrow in the singer songwriter scene, he also drops some hip-hop beats although theatre and acting has always been his primary passion. Lewis in 2012, and Fort Wayne in 2014. Become one of my Patreons at. Lewis in 2013, and Among Thieves in 2014, while two were folk rock roots releases, The Weight of Glory - Songs Inspired by the Works of C.
He released four albums with 7Spin Music, two of those hip hop releases, The Heath McNease Fanclub Meets in 2007 and The Gun Show in 2010, while he released two folk rock roots releases, The House Always Wins in 2010 and Shine On in 2010. Heath McNease writes, directs, and stars in his first ever film. Fort Wayne is a dramatic comedy about the travels of a down and out artist struggling to keep his sanity in the frozen midwest. In this day and age, such a characteristic is often worth more than an album's actual quality. The bonus tracks which for some reason came first on my copy are very atmospheric voice and acoustic guitar stuff plus a small amount of backing and are very pleasant listening.
Ultimately, McNease has presented his fans with yet another solid offering. I essentially wanted to put each of us in that position. However I think Heath is able to add enough into the mix that he is able to get it to sit as maybe a new modern take on the dark, ambient folk style of music that bands like American Music club or Grant Lee Buffalo made popular. Heath has a very good, clear voice that sweeps and soars through the lyrics. Without your help it just remains a well done project that nobody gets to see, embrace, or share.
Heath McNease is one of the hardest working full-time recording and touring musicians in the United States; on the road more than two hundred days a year and with a phenomenal ten albums worth of material from the last few years. Fort Wayne is a movie that tells the awkward story of an up and coming musician that is stuck in Fort Wayne who is struggling to find his place in the entertainment word and discover who he is under all the masks and music. Great to see that Bic still has her rock swagger. There's no way to really move forward until I can make back at least a portion of what I've spent to produce this film and make the accompanying record. Heath McNease is one of those guys. His most recent project has been a film with a soundtrack he's put together himself. They are completely ready to go.
Join 1,034 other followers Flick the Switch please! One of the things about albums like this are they are so topical to the film they are released to be along side is that there is often not much variation in style. I wanted to thank everyone for donating to help make this happen. He released four hip hop albums, Straight Outta Console: The Nintendo Thumb Mixtape in 2011, Thrift Store Jesus in 2012, Jesus Shuttlesworth: The Mixtape and The Weight of Glory: Second Edition A Hip Hop Remix Inspired by the Works of C. So I wrote and recorded 5 brand new, bonus acoustic songs for the soundtrack. The album that accompanies it is done. Personally, I most enjoyed the five Noisetrade acoustic tracks, finding them to be similar in flavor to The Gloomcatcher and Josh Garrels. Electronic beats arrive on the scene starting here, and a keyboard is added to the next track as well.
Fort Wayne Songs Inspired by the Film should be considered a delicacy, and many listeners will likely find it to be an acquired taste. The music inspired by the film has a more cinematic feel to it and if anything buries his voice within it. The remainder of his albums have been released independently. In spite of this, however, McNease doesn't trade in quality for quantity. Heath McNease has made a name for himself over the last several years by releasing an unreasonable amount of albums.
Follow me on twitter theheathmcnasty and be sure to check the other videos as well! We all want to be something or someone else from time to time. More than one play through will probably be necessary to fully grasp the identity of the album. This album ties in with the film, though one would have no idea that the music doesn't stand alone unless otherwise informed. Any expressed views were accurate at the time of publishing but may or may not reflect the views of the individuals concerned at a later date. But it can't go any further without the help of my supporters. As such, he has developed a larger discography than many longtime musicians and bands.