The music of UK musician and composer, Jude Gwynaire, draws on his many interests and influences to create new and diverse instrumental soundscapes that span the genres of Electronica, Ambient, New Age and Rock.
As a self-taught musician, working from his own studio at the peripheries of the industry (Slate Bird Studios/Light Ship Music Publishing), Jude has been able to pursue his passion for music free from constraint, and indulge in an atmosphere of unbridled creativity. By embracing the Internet as a means of promotion, his maverick approach has enabled him to reach an audience through channels other than mainstream.
Current favourite groups/artists include: Ozric
Tentacles, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Sun Ra, Boards of
Canada, Aphex Twin, Kate Bush, Genesis, Mike Oldfield, Medwyn Goodall,
Jethro Tull, Incredible String Band, Bert Jansch, Yo La Tengo, Joni Mitchell, Death In
Vegas, King Crimson, Hawkwind, Jefferson Airplane, Tim Buckley, Spirit,
CSNY, Nazz, Flaming Lips, David Holmes, Eno, Sparks, Velvet Underground,
Brian Wilson, Doors, Miles Davis, Frank Zappa,
Japan, Captain Beefheart, Pere Ubu, Talking Heads, John
Foxx, Roy Wood, Peter Gabriel, Air, Donovan, Gong, The
Teardrop Explodes, Hendrix, Yes, Byrds, Suede, Bowie, Radiohead, Led Zeppelin,
Hugh Masekela, Santana, Angels of Death Metal, Mahavishnu
Orchestra, Traffic, Echo and the Bunnymen, Paul Weller,
Love, Iron Butterfly, Bo Hansson, Can, Joy Division, Air,
Herb Albert, Pentangle, Cat Stevens, Dylan, Steve Reich.