Cosmic Owl | Surreality

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Bob Dylan John Lennon Pink Floyd

More Artists From
United States - Illinois

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Psychedelic Rock: Acoustic Moods: Solo Male Artist
There are no items in your wishlist.

Surreality

by Cosmic Owl

A Psychedelic combination of the old and the new, acoustic and electronic. If you like Pink Floyd, John Lennon, Yes, Modest Mouse, Genesis, the White Stripes, Jethro Tull or the Black Keys than you'll absolutely love this.
Genre: Rock: Psychedelic
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd-rp in stock order now
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Midnight Jade
Share this song!
X
3:29 $0.99
2. Love's Embers Dying
Share this song!
X
3:08 $0.99
3. Transcendence
Share this song!
X
3:48 $0.99
4. 1:02
Share this song!
X
4:53 $0.99
5. Plague
Share this song!
X
2:44 $0.99
6. Frost
Share this song!
X
1:27 $0.50
7. Vitamin THC
Share this song!
X
3:17 $0.99
8. Psyche
Share this song!
X
1:46 $0.79
9. Flight of the Owl
Share this song!
X
2:50 $0.99
10. Who?
Share this song!
X
4:13 $0.99
11. G078
Share this song!
X
3:01 $0.75
12. Sail Via Divinoure
Share this song!
X
5:09 $0.99
13. Departure
Share this song!
X
8:26 $1.20
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Surreality is a Psychedelic Rock work which whirls the listener into a lucid state of consciousness. If you are a fan of Pink Floyd, the Beatles, Bob Dylan, the Doors, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Rush or any of the other psychedelic/progressive bands than you will love this. Cosmic Owl creates a unique form of Psychedelic Rock which seeks to blend vintage sounds and techniques with modern instrumentation and poetic lyrics. Words & Music are by Johnathon Pendall (aka. Cosmic Owl). The guitar heard on the album is an Ibanez PF series Concert Electric-Acoustic. The acoustic on "Transcendence" is an off bran but the sound is crisp and clear. The drums, bass and keyboards were played on with the Korg M50 Workstation and the Alesis Micron provided the synths on "1:02."

Pendall began work on the album in January of 2012. It was completed at the beginning of May. Cosmic has been recording music since he was in high school. He has several albums, but he considers this his first fully developed piece. "I started playing the drums in the school band when I was in 5th grade. Later I taught myself how to play the piano, guitar and bass. Mostly due to an overactive mind and an agonizing state of perpetual boredom. In college I took music theory. That opened my eyes to a whole new realm of possibilities."

The artwork for the album was made by Pendall in PhotoShop. "It was originally a picture I'd taken of the sun lurking behind a light cover of clouds. The wonder of modern technology is that anyone can make visual works of art, even if they could not do so other wise,"

John's close friend Seth Robbins sang backing vocals on the track Sail via Divinoure and Flight of the Owl was originally released on an early album by Pendall, "It was the best song off of, 'Nebula,' I couldn't let it fall into the vault."

Cosmic performs live at local bars in Northern Illinois. He has also worked as an announcer on an AM radio station, is attending college for a degree in Psychology, has released two poetry books under the name J.L. Pendall and has a cat named Zoe.



Reviews


to write a review