Door to Amaze

by Mantracoda

Released 2015
Released 2015
Mantracoda's latest offering 'Door to Amaze', is a sonic journey, taking the listener/s through a vast myriad of musical styles, influences & soundscapes - that not only inspire, but also create a unique and honest soundtrack for all to savour & enjoy!!
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Mantracoda's album 'Door to Amaze' truly is like opening up a sonic door into a completely different time and space, with the sound of crashing waves, recorded on location at one of South Australia's most legendary surf beaches, into the weaving melodies, haunting lead, lilting flute and tribal riffs that cradle the honest story-telling resonance of the vocals. From the beginning you enter into a journey that takes you through a vast array of emotions …
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Mantra

by Mantracoda

Released 2015
Released 2015
Mantra is the latest single to be released off our 'Door to Amaze' LP. Enjoy and play it loud!!!
NOTES
Mantra was the first song that we recorded at Dale Street Studio with Paul Dangerfield. It is multi layered yet keeps its tribal throb throughout the song. Written some time ago about a friend who got lost along the way. Shine on...

Veranda

by Mantracoda

Released 2015
Released 2015
Veranda is the first single we are releasing off our New LP called "Door to Amaze". It is a celebration of love and life. Check it...
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Come and listen to the first single off our soon to be released New LP called "Door to Amaze". This song was written as a celebration of life, love and being free. It was actually written on our Veranda at our home in Semaphore, South Australia and encapsulates the great vibes that always occur on it with friends, family and loved ones. We had great fun recording it at Dale Street Studios in Port Adelaide. …
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Soundunes

by Mantracoda

Released 2014
Released 2014
Soundunes combines several styles into one awesome sonic journey that is real and inspired by Mother nature.
NOTES
Soundunes was recorded in SA with the help of 'Fishop Recording Studio' after we returned from our Epic and Awesome tour up the West Coast of Australia. It really encapsulates the freedom of being on the road, flowing with music and art, being in love and living life easily and freely. We are so excited and so stoked to be able to release this little gem into the World. Please Enjoy :)

Summersong

by Mantracoda

Released 2014
Released 2014
Summersong is a very powerful composition that takes the audience on an incredible emotional journey
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Summersong was written on the road when Mantracoda was touring up the West Coast of Australia. It encapsulates the journey and all of the incredible coastal locations and towns that they passed through. It is a song that expresses the liberating freedom of packing up your car and hitting the road with love and adventure in your heart, off into the unknown. Truly an amazing and eternal song in so many humble yet powerful ways, …
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Holly

by Mantracoda

Released 2014
Released 2014
Holly is a celebration of life and love for all to enjoy
NOTES
Holly was written as a celebration of love. The birds at the start of the song were recorded at Swan Reach in Andrea's legendary family shack on the river Murray. The flute dances on the wind like the birds and the melody is accessible to all. We hope you Enjoy :)

Jet Black Light

by Mantracoda

Released 2014
Released 2014
This track is the latest single off their soon to be released EP entitled 'Soundunes'. All of the instrumentation was composed, recorded and performed by Jake Brookes, Andrea Murray & Nesta using a variety of instruments to create a unique & awesome vibe.
NOTES
MANTRACODA is incredibly excited to bring the first single off their latest EP to the Global Arena. Currently working on their album entitled 'SOUNDUNES', the song 'Jet Black Light' is really unique in the sense that it was originally written as a jazz/fusion song. It wasn't until Jake spent time in WA that the song morphed into what it is today. When Andrea came into the fold with her unique flute playing and percussive …
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Songbook

by Mantracoda

Released 2014
Released 2014
This is a musical journey that myself, the Founder of MANTRACODA & legendary Producer, Engineer and musician/composer Harvey Welsh created for everyone to experience for themselves. Our influences and styles are vast & we hope you all enjoy :)
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Songbook was recorded in Canberra with the help and guidance of musician/producer Harvey Welsh. After returning from a European tour I had the opportunity to work with Harvey in his humble studio and after three months of composing and recording, Songbook emerged and was subsequently featured in Europe and America by A&R man Norman McCourt at Midem, France and SXSW, Austin Texas. The album is really a musical journey that crosses many different …
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