A Sense of Place: Haunts by Grasscut

In 2015, Brighton duo Grasscut released Everyone Was A Bird, an album author Robert Macfarlane tells us in his liner note essay was “born of footfall”. Its eight pieces explored places important to composer Andrew Phillips and writer/musician Marcus O’Dair from the north coast of Jersey or a fallow field in the South Downs of…

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VIDEO PREMIERE: “Halflife” by Grasscut

As a captivating amalgam of electronica, folk, pop, and cinematic elements, the evocative and “densely referential” Everyone Was A Bird by Grasscut is a brilliant album. But the duo of Andrew Phillips and Marcus O’Dair never intended to release it simply as a collection of songs. Rather they have dug deep into into its rich creative loam and…

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A Sense of Place: Grasscut – Everyone Was A Bird [Lo Recordings]

Everyone Was A Bird is the third outing for the duo of Andrew Phillips and Marcus O’Dair recording as Grasscut. Each has an extensive musical CV – Phillips as a producer and composer of over 200 scores for film and television and O’Dair as a journalist, author, lecturer and broadcaster not to mention session musician – and their…

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