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Backwaters is a new collection of guitar-based instrumental music inspired by the waterways of the Upper Mississippi River Valley in the Driftless Region of the American Midwest. The album is a fundraiser for Friends of the La Crosse River Marsh. For a limited time, you can download the entire album for free at Bandcamp.
IN THE NEWS
Local musician inspired to preserve marshlands (WXOW-TV)
New album raising money for marsh (La Crosse Tribune)
First video features La Crosse River Marsh photography by John F. Sullivan of Friends of the La Crosse River Marsh. Please join us in supporting their wetlands conservation efforts.
Mike Starling's original music is heard on numerous recordings and soundtracks, and his stories and photos have been featured in books, films, mags and other media. Among his other interesting career moves, he has edited a beer magazine, played bass in a reggae band and sold potato chips door-to-door.
This is the Backwaters album project page on the official website of the writer and artist Mike Starling. Backwaters photo/album cover design by Mike Starling. "The Floating World" video is a joint production of Nine Volt Media and Momentous Records. Photography by John F. Sullivan. Video edited by Brett Huus. Music by Mike Starling. Published by Bean Hoy Music (BMI). Website developed and managed by Nine Volt Media. ©MMXX. All rights reserved.