A band named after one of the best songs in post rock history and they do it proud. One of the best vocal Post-Rock bands I've listened to. Great music for a rainy sunday afternoon.
Favorite track: Shoes For Man With No Feet.
Anthony Knivet (1560-1649) was an english explorer who joined Sir Thomas Cavendish to the seas around the globe and was left sick on a brazilian island. First captured by natives and then sold as a slave to portuguese settlers. He escaped to Congo and Angola and was then forced back into portuguese hands on the Brazilian coast, in order to collect artillery pieces from a shipwreck, he was the first man using a diving armor. Later on, in Lisbon he was set free and started writing his memoir “The Admirable Adventures and Strange Fortunes of…”.)
This debut from First Breath After Coma was set as a chronological soundtrack to his journey.
released November 19, 2013
All songs by First Breath After Coma
(Roberto Caetano, Rui Gaspar, Telmo Soares & Pedro Marques)
Recorded and Mixed by Joao Santos @ TAP Headquarters
Mastered by André Neto
Artwork by João Diogo
Omnichord Records, 2013