Following on from the 7 years of constant touring that fuelled the EP ‘Traveller”, Monty’s first 2 years as a father have defied him to delve deeply into what slowing down might uncover. The single “Catalina” gives us an intimate insight into this world, via the imaginary lens of whoever owned that abandoned trailer sailer down the road… There had to be a song in it!

Elderado one-take

A one-take wonder of ‘Elderado’ filmed by Andy & Shannon out the back of Raglan at the beautiful Solscape

Lean in

Towards the end of the writing process I realised that this album was going to be the ultimate memoir for Matai. To one day have insight into what was going on for his Dad through those first couple years…

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