“Sleeping Bear” (© 2013 Raincoat Records)
“Sleeping Bear” is Gayle Skidmore’s sophomore album, released in a coloring book that she illustrated. It incorporates driving piano, symphonic strings, plucky banjo and a male chorus with Gayle’s poetic lyrics to create beauty from ashes. Raincoat Records, ©2013 Sea Boot Café Publishing.
“Zombie Heart E.P.” (© 2012 Raincoat Records)
“Zombie Hear t” is a three-song E.P.about love, death and insanity. Engineered by Matt Curreri. Produced by Gayle Skidmore. Co-Produced by Matt Curreri. Mixed by Ben Moore.
The Impossible Sum (© 2012 Raincoat Records)
Paper Wings Gøødwin Remix
In a show of serious ingenuity, singer-songwriter Gayle Skidmore played 15 instruments on Make Believe, self-released it on her own label and drew a coloring book to go with it. But it’s Skidmore’sheartfelt songwriting and agonizingly vulnerable lyricism that makes her first full-length truly special. Top track: “Hollow”Defining verse: “Don’t breathe a word, you’ll break me.” -Peter Holslin, San Diego City Beat
Annabelle Single (© 2010 Raincoat Records)
Annabelle is Gayle’s newest single, engineered by Jason Mraz and mixed by Ron Founterberry. This song is a haunting, minimalistic version of the track from Gayle’s first full-length, “Make Believe.”
Cowley Road E.P. (© 2008 Raincoat Records)
This six-song and newest E.P. was co-produced by Gayle Skidmore and San Diego producer Aaron Bowen. It features songs of longing articulated by Gayle’s skillful use of piano, banjo and guitar. It demonstrates Gayle’s skills as a composer and her quirky musicality. It’s songs include melodic and artistic songs such as “Still,” “Crazy.” and others that will prove an artistic new turn in the acoustic music world.