Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles  (20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION)
Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles  (20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION)
Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles  (20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION)

Syd Matters

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Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles (20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION)

Alternative Alternative, Indie Rock

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À la faveur des 20 ans du label, Third Side Records réédite en vinyle « A Whisper And A Sigh » et « Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles », les deux premiers albums de Syd matters. Plébiscité dès la sortie du single End&Start Again  en 2003, son style à la fois épique et épuré, sa voix magnétique et ses constructions spectaculaires ont imposé un artiste à part et marqué toute une génération.

Deux décennies plus tard, sa musique n’a rien perdu de son caractère envoûtant ni de sa force évocatrice. À l’écoute des magnifiques Black & White Eyes, To All Of You ou encore  Obstacles, la magie est toujours là, intacte. Les mélodies qui s'en échappent sont belles et singulières, habitées d'une douce mélancolie. Comme sorties d'un autre âge, d’un monde magique et onirique dont on ne revient jamais vraiment.

« A Whisper And A Sigh » et « Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles » ont bénéficié d’un remastering soigné et entièrement analogique. Ils sont disponibles à la précommande accompagnés d’un livret regroupant paroles, documents inédits et images d’archive.

Tracklist :

Side A

01 – City Talks
02 - Obstacles
03 – To All Of You
04 - Icare
05 – Someday Sometimes
06 – Passe Muraille
07 – Watcher

Side B
08 – Lost Bird
09 – Flow Backwards
10 – English Way
11 – Middle Class Men
12 - Motion


To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Third Side Records is proud to reissue on vinyl « A Whisper And A Sigh » and « Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles », Syd matters’s cult albums, carefully remastered on analogue tapes.

Originally released in 2003, his debut album « A Whisper And A Sigh » (featuring the single Black & White Eyes) helped Syd matters quickly gain fame and recognition. With epic yet  intimate songs and a magnetic voice to match his delicate songwriting,  his music marked an entire generation.

Two decades later, Syd matters’s music is still just as powerful. Songs like End & Start Again, To All Of You and  Obstacles haven’t lost any of their original magic. And thanks to the Life Is Strange video game, new fans are still discovered him.

Carefully analogue remastered by GRAMMY Award winning Antoine « Chab » Chabert,
 « A Whisper And A Sigh » and « Someday We Will Foresee Obstacles » have never sounded better. Both albums are available in a luxurious vinyl edition with printed inner sleeve and a 30*30 cm poster.

The limited edition comes with a spectacular clear green vinyl.

Tracklist :

Side A

01 – City Talks
02 - Obstacles
03 – To All Of You
04 - Icare
05 – Someday Sometimes
06 – Passe Muraille
07 – Watcher

Side B
08 – Lost Bird
09 – Flow Backwards
10 – English Way
11 – Middle Class Men
12 - Motion

Syd Matters

Third Side Records