The Bedlam Furnaces comprises composer/musician/producer Ian Allison supported by the multi-talented Alison Allison and other frequent collaborators.
A 'Bestiary' is an ancient compendium of beasts. They became popular in Europe during the Middle Ages (Bestiarum Vocabulum); each beast often representing a moral lesson.
These are our beasts.
released November 23, 2014
Ian Allison: Electric, acoustic steel & nylon-strung guitars; fretless bass; rebec; renaissance drum; timbrel; piano; synthesisers; lead vocals (Oily Pigeon & Chanticleer ); backing vocals; sound effects; loops and samples.
Alison Allison: Renaissance garklein, alto and tenor recorders; English bagpipes; rauschpfeife; bass ocarina; vocals.
With huge thanks to:
Reuben: Cello; vocals
Thaddeus: Nylon-strung guitar (The Call of Cthulhu); vocals
The Choir Of The Willing
All tracks © 2014 Ian Allison
All tracks written, engineered and produced by Ian Allison.
All tracks published 2014 by The Bedlam Furnaces/Ian Allison.
Recorded and mastered during 2013–14 in London.
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