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Song of the Shingle

from Wealden by The Drift



The final part of Wealden, Song of the Shingle explores the landscapes of Romney Marsh and Dungeness.

Wealden is a collaboration between poet Nancy Gaffield and musical group The Drift. The physical copy (pamphlet and CD) is published by Longbarrow Press.


from Wealden, released November 10, 2020
Credits for all tracks:
Amelia Fletcher: Harmonium, melodica, ukelele, vocal, clarinet, omnichord
Darren Pilcher: Guitar, percussion, samples, liveloops, shingle, bracken
Rob Pursey: Bass
Produced by Andy Lewis at The Sunday School, Rolvenden Layne, Kent
Mastered at Penhill Industriosonics.


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The Drift Cranbrook, UK

The Drift create semi-improvised music inspired by the landscape around them – the marshes and dense woodlands of rural Kent.

They are Darren Pilcher, Rob Pursey and Amelia Fletcher. (Rob and Amelia also perform as The Catenary Wires.)

Bass guitar provides an anchor, harmonium and melodica deliver melodies, underpinned by textures and rhythms created from the sounds of the local environment.
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