Trained in musical doctrine from a young age, she can read and write music very well and has a strong understanding of song structure. Their first writing attempts were expectantly chaotic, but strangely complimentary, covering two ends of a very different spectrum. They heard something in these original motifs and over a six-month period, saw their new ideas move closer and closer towards a cohesive sound. With the luxury of only three in-person practices (Rich lives in Toronto, Jody lives in Vancouver), they went into the studio and in eight hours recorded “The Hive Sessions” EP. Recorded in Burnaby, B.C. at the Hive by Jesse Gander, the EP plays off the theme of distance vs. friendship.
In “The Hive Sessions,” Frances May shed themselves of musical boundaries and pare down their ideas to their simplest, rawest and most honest expressions. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..