Out of Blue Comes Green

by Shadows of Life

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"Out of blue comes green" refers to the process of healing. The early part of the tune is rather somber, while the ending is a bit more optimistic.

This is a short, experimental piece designed to sound like it was recorded in 1982, complete with tape noise, playback speed and synth tuning problems. For this piece, I stayed with synths, drum machines and effects that would have been available in that era.

Copyright 2016 Steve Henshaw. All rights reserved. Cover art original painting by Vincent van Gogh.


released March 31, 2016
Composed, performed and produced by Shadows of Life



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Shadows of Life Tampa, Florida

Shadows of Life explores the darker sides, themes and emotions of life through instrumental music.

Just as the "darker sides of life" have many different shades of emotions, Shadows of Life expresses those emotions through different styles of music. Most of our music is synth-driven, but you'll also hear riffing guitars, soaring melodies and other things not usually found in "electronic" music.
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