Obscure Sorrows

by Ryan Carraher

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Pâro 09:26
Vemödalen 09:21


Each track on this record is inspired by a word from John Koenig's "Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows." These tracks attempt to sonically embody these words, which capture abstract but widely experienced peculiarities of the human condition.


released May 15, 2018

All tracks composed and arranged by Ryan Carraher

Ryan Carraher- Guitar
Steve Wilkinson- Drums/arranging
Greg Toro- Bass
Colin Edgar- Saxophone
Evan Waaraama- Keyboards/Piano

Produced by Ryan Carraher and Keith Asack

Engineered/Mixed/Mastered by Keith Asack at Keep the Edge Studios in Quincy MA

Album Artwork by Tyler Russo


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Ryan Carraher Seattle, Washington

I am a composer, guitarist, and improviser based in Seattle. Lately, my work is concerned with articulating the vulnerability of the human body, the role failure plays in identity expression, and composer-performer-audience relationships informed by kinesthetic empathy. ... more

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