Timber Timbre | Grand Canyon (Video)

Timber Timbre posted a video for the song, “Grand Canyon”, from off 2014’s “Hot Dreams” LP, out now via  Arts & Crafts. The video was directed by director Scott Cudmore. Note: The images above are screen captures from the video. — David D. Robbins Jr.

Timber Timbre | Curtains!? (feat. Fiver)

Okay, how in the hell did I miss a new Timber Timbre record release this month!? The spooky Ontario folk outfit, featuring brilliant lead singer Taylor Kirk, released a 10-track album, “Hot Dreams”, on April first via Arts and Crafts. It’s the follow-up to the Polaris Music Prize short-listed “Creep On Creepin’ On” (2011). Since…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Too Old To Die Young (Video)

Here’s a new video from the tongue-in-cheek Canadian-sultan of the dark arts, Timber Timbre. “Too Old To Die Young” is a track off his latest 2011 release, “Creep On Creepin’ On”, and can be purchased here at Arts & Crafts. It’s another wonderfully playful but sinister sounding song from Taylor Kirk, that finds the song’s…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Bad Ritual (Video)

Here’s the official music video for “Bad Ritual” by Canada’s resident crafter of spells, Timber Timbre. “Bad Ritual” is a dark track from his latest album “Creep On Creepin” available via Arts & Crafts label. It follows on the heels of his video for “Black Water”. I reviewed this record for Their Bated Breath, which…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Black Water (Video)

Timber Timbre may be the master of the dark and somber arts, but he’s still got a cool sense of humor. Watch and listen to his new video for “Black Water”, a song where sadness can be overcome with a just a touch of sunshine: “And from the island, people watched you / You set…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Creep On Creepin’ On

By David D. Robbins Jr. | Their Bated Breath Timber Timbre “Creep On Creepin’ On” Out now via Arts & Crafts/EMI Timber Timbre is in love with the dark. “Creep On Creepin’ On” is lead singer Taylor Kirk reveling in it. His songs are filled to the ghoulish brim with forests, apparitions, screeches, spells, zombies,…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Black Water

Timber Timbre (aka Taylor Kirk) has a new single, “Black Water”, set to be released on his forthcoming 10-track record, “Creep On Creepin’ On”. Pre-order the album today via Arts&Crafts to receive an instant download of the new single. “Black Water” crosses into that creepy and yet bluesy style of track I’ve come to love…

TIMBER TIMBRE | Creep On Creepin’ On

I don’t do many pre-release teasers. Well, frankly, this might be my first one. But I’m really anticipating Timber Timbre’s upcoming album, “Creep On Creepin’ On”, set to be released via Arts & Crafts on April 5, 2011. Watch the above video teaser. If you’ve never heard this Canadian native and master of solemnity sing,…

NEW VIDEO | Timber Timbre

THANKS NPR: If you’ve never heard Timber Timbre, you need to. This Canadian native and king of the solemn backwoods song sat down to play three songs for NPR at the 2010 SXSW Festival in Austin. The band recorded three songs for NPR off their beautiful 2009 album “Timber Timbre”. Without a doubt, my favorite…

NO SUCH THING AS GHOSTS | Timber Timbre

DARK & SWEET: My friends have heard me touting Timber Timbre’s (a.k.a. Taylor Kirk) album for awhile now. His name comes from the sound of his guitar and the word his father yelled when chopping down trees on the farm he grew up on. This blog simply must have a post about this Canadian master…