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Conversation Single

Matt Singer
  • Sold Out $8.99

FR-077 (06/26/12) / Poster + Digital Download

Note: Poster only comes with full album download.

Poster stats: 

  • Comes with 3 digital downloads including two exclusive songs.
  • 12"x18" light blue paper with brown ink.
  • One-of-a-kind hand-drawn artwork by Jonathan Schoeck.
  • Silk screened and extremely limited edition.

    1. Download of "Conversation" single.
    2. Exclusive acoustic download of "Rolling Over" (not available anywhere else).
    3. Exclusive acoustic download of "Somebody Else" (not available anywhere else).

      I began writing "Conversation" as a kind of love letter, in which a boy is working up the courage to reach out to a girl he likes. At some point I realized that I had written a beginning and an end but I was missing the middle. When it occurred to me that the girl should have her own story, I immediately wanted someone else to write it. I had always romanticized co-writing a song (especially a boy-girl duet) but felt incredibly possessive of my material and knew that sharing it would not be easy. What if she came up with something I did not like? I couldn't imagine rejecting a person's ideas. Just like the boy in the song, I took a risk and called Vanessa Reseland to co-write and she came up with the song's 2nd verse. I loved it. Phew. PS - I am in the middle of a bunch of co-writing projects right now. I think the process of writing "Conversation" got me started.

      Produced, engineered and mixed by Andy Baldwin at Rola Pola Studios
      Executive produced by Matt Singer and Wesley Verhoeve
      Written by Matt Singer and Vanessa Reseland

      Kate Smith (Vocals)
      Dan Jeselsohn (Upright bass)
      Patrick Hay (Electric guitar)
      Taylor Floreth (Drums)
      Rob Kovacs (Piano and Glockenspiel)
      Sam Merrick (Percussion)

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