Sing the Winter Away (2018)
I'm sure many of you welcome a little seasonal music (though admittedly we sometimes grow weary of hearing the same tunes over and over and cringe at ornamental tackiness). Well, we would like to offer you a change. We spent 2018 writing, arranging, harmonizing and recording a fresh selection of all-original Winter/Christmas songs that we are so excited to share with you.
With titles like "When the Carols Began", "Sing the Winter Away" and "Christmas on the Shrimp Boats" you'll be hearing a breath of fresh folk air hopefully transporting you through many moods and taking you to many places - from tropical and Maritime sea ports to the frosty northern Klondike. Time travel with us as we go from Renaissance to spritely Cajun to pure folk styles!
In both of our hearts we regard this as a once in a lifetime project - with attention to every detail. We're relaying many positive messages in the lyrics and we hope they will reach you wherever you may be.
Turn Styles (2017)
This lovingly created album will surprise the listener with a mood-altering selection of song styles ranging from true folk, to pop, to country to art songs to sing-along songs with huge choruses.
It also features some tasty guitar licks by guest artist Ryan Hupman.
A truly "made with love" project, the recording began with several winter sessions near Wolfville upon the suggestion of Shelburne's own Hupman Brothers who brought in bass, drums and some free-ranging guitars to compliment the Twins' organic sound. After that the basic tracks were brought back to Shelburne's Harbourtone Productions where violin, viola, cello, harp, upright bass, wind instruments, mandolin, ukulele, keyboards, a myriad of percussion and more vocals were added.
Drifters & Dreamers (2013)
Drifters and Dreamers will take you on a time-travelling, story unraveling journey that you'll never forget [even with therapy]. But seriously, come join us as we go adventuring on a musical raft going back in time. If you want a tender love song, we got it, if you want a rousing sea-faring number, we got it, if you want something new to sing along with - you've landed on the right page. Our harmonies are our specialty but we have a full folky ensemble joining us on 6-string 12-string and 4 string guitars, cello, dulcimer, banjo, violin, mandolin, upright bass, flutes, whistles, accordion, percussion, etc. No synths, no drum machines - all instruments on this album are ACOUSTIC cause that's what we love. Some of the songs were literally years in the writing and, after 5 months of practically living in a recording studio - we hope you'll enjoy the results of our efforts. Produced by the Twins and Alex Buchanan of HarbourTone with kind assistance from Jude Pelley.
Sweet Transitions (2010)
Sweet Transitions offers up a lush selection of truly original acoustic folksongs in a wide variety of styles from retro to renaissance, from dixieland to modern all with carefully crafted lyrics, singable melodies and fresh guy/gal harmonies. Produced by Paul Mills, Toronto.