This song will be published as a Matilda Mother band LP called d u s k /d a w n. It tells about a world after the big explosion when a magnetic hole continues its expanding and rats are the only survivors. The plans and drawings are ready and they just wait for the right moment to come up from wet cellars and corridors underworld. Libretto by Ninel Grönholm and Tomi Christiansson. Composed by Tomi Christiansson and performed by Matilda Mother band, Ninel Grönholm, and Tomi Christiansson.
Green green grass outside the window
It´s still wet because of the rain.
the big machines rip this land
It´s the thing so hard to understand
Why shouldn´t there be grass outside
Or trees that grow so tall?
In this little word of ours
Take me with you to the promised land
where the trees grow all wild
I don´t wanna live in a world,
that´s all colored in gray
Project Type:Music Video, Short
Runtime:5 minutes 3 seconds
Completion Date:November 20, 2021
Production Budget:200 USD
Country of Origin:Finland
Country of Filming:Finland
Tomi Christiansson is a self-learned guitar player from Finland and he is Matilda Mother band´s composer. The members are Ninel Grönholm and Tomi Christiansson.
His main instrument is the electric guitar and especially the melodic, feedback guitar, though most of the recordings has been made with an acoustic guitar, drums, piano, sometimes bass or slide guitar.
The name of the band comes from Pink Floyd ´s song Matilda Mother. They have published two LP vinyls: Sähkö and 700Napa-38, digital material more in bandcamp. There are two members and they do all the noise and sounds. Music influences vary a lot, but Tomi Christiansson has learned to play by ear at very early ages. He is listening and processing the harmonies in his head all the time: music is his life and he improvizeses as a method daily and processes new material for compositions constantly. As improvising is the method in this band, Ninel and Tomi have started to go towards longer pieces choosing one or two themes and varying the instruments while playing. The moment when the sound is still fresh and not overbaked for some common conception of how music should sound. Some raw but definitely their own unique sound, that´s what Matilda Mother band is made of.
Lets play and compose with personal original touch, lets raise the sounds again to flourishing heavenly atmosphiere and lets play like children do.