Session musicians so often carry bands who lack there own individual sound, and so try to create their own image by slapping a string section over their tracks.
It often works, so what can the session musicians do on their own?. Quite simply, THIS:.
Ghostland's Interview with the Angel is a haunting, inspiring album, that starts brightly and gets better.
The title track sends shivers down my spine just thinking about it. Sinead O'Conner comes in the lend a hand on the more poppy "Angel Eyes", and it is a welcome change of pace.
But this albums greatest strenghs lie in its invention and the cinematic strings used throughout. It is dreamy, and for anyone looking to experiment, and hear what the session musicians sound like without the burden of the likes of Oasis, take a look.