Shadows & Reflections: Luke Turner

8 January 2016 // Shadows & Reflections

Shadows and Reflections: the annual collection of postings where Caught by the River’s contributors and friends take a look back on the events that have shaped the past twelve months. Today it’s the turn of Luke Turner. Late 2015 and a walk despite the weather forecast, across the Dengie Peninsula in Essex towards the Chapel […]

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #3

28 April 2017 // Thankful Villages

Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. The third village is Flixborough, North Lincolnshire. Flixborough, North Lincolnshire – Thankful Villages #21 from Darren Hayman on Vimeo. Flixborough has an extra reason to be thankful. It is strangely sited, perched on a hill high above a tired-looking […]

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Great Monk Woods to Baldwins Pond Pt 1

25 April 2017 // Field Recording //Music

Dear Caught by the River, This is the first track from the forthcoming Spaceship album; a prospect of loughton brook (release date 12th May 2017). The music on this album was composed using extensive field recordings from Loughton Brook, a small stream in Epping Forest. Following the stream’s course from its source near Wake Valley […]

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Thankful Villages Vol.2 – Album Launch

21 April 2017 // Events

We are pleased to announce that Paula Cocozza has been added to the lineup for the launch of Darren Hayman’s Thankful Villages Vol.2. She’ll be introducing and reading from her debut novel How to be Human, which, centring on the relationship between a woman and her neighbourhood fox, has been met with rave reviews since […]

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #17

12 April 2017 // Thankful Villages

Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. We’ve stepped a little out of order this week, as the track for Woodend, Northamptonshire – the 17th Thankful Village on the album – has just been released as a single. Woodend, Northamptonshire – Thankful Village #35 from Darren […]

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