We live on a finite planet and our population is beyond it's carrying capacity. As John Michael Greer notes, societies which "consume the seed and cut the root" cannot endure...This is our home and there is no other place to go..
Corporations are EATING our world, people! Wake up and stop this viral attack on humanity... This song reflects my current angst about the rise of transnational corporations that are plunging us off a fatal cliff...
Changing the direction of corporate insanity is critical for survival. "Shift the Power" supports the call of 350.org's 'power shift" movement. We MUST take control and demand solar/conservation replace ALL fossile/nuke plants. Otherwise we die!
My friend, Alex from Radio Ecoshock liked the initial version of the song better... felt it was more eeeerie. After reflecting and tweaking it a bit, I agree and have added the eeeerily simpler gversion
I recently got NI Komplete7 and was looking for the guitar sound of Pink Floyd....and married it to a synth groove from Rapture to words I'd been working on dealing with rising sea levels...a serious and already happing consequence of climate change.
Are we nothing more than a cattle ranch in the galactic web of conquest? A disturbing thought which reflects on the "inhuman" acts of our Corporate masters who are destroying our planet...and employee us to help do it!
I wrote this song in the middle of the BP gulf oil disaster, when it was unclear whether we could stop the oil escaping miles below the oceans surface. At this point I really began to get serious about writing Planetary Music". See full song info
Rough Idea... Feedback Needed Please....Time is short... we have all the answers waiting for us to grasp hold of and run with...windmachines, photovoltaic systms, and so much more... so, "Don't Hesitate" Please click on Full Song info 4 what I need..
So, you think nuclear energy is part of the solution??? Listen Up!