As you well know it is unusual I work with other people on my music. I am generally an egocentric introvert with masses of self love and self loathing in equal measure so I must say I was shitting my load over collaboration. But the process has been a refreshing revelation. Rather than being paranoid and defensive over my babies, my time recording in Berlin has plumped me up like a previously withering recently watered flower. Once over the hurdle of exposing raw material and demos to other professionals it very quickly became one big funny family with a common goal.
New friends and old friends are involved in this album and the work is ongoing. There may be a few surprises in the video journals, unexpected faces, snippets of tracks that may or may not make it onto the final record and the usual IAMX calamity, but I implore you not to be infected by demo-itis and get attached to what you hear. You are hearing and seeing things that would never usually be heard or seen so…..