"Western Sky" - out now!

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One Proud Monkey

One Proud Monkey

Mini album? Double EP? Who even knows anymore - what we're sure of is that we had a great time writing these songs and they're finally getting released... on the 5th anniversary of our first gig even! Stick the headphones on and hit play!
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This picture is important 

Well it could be.

It signifies the start of the first new One Proud Monkey song in 18 months.

And it's very representative of our process as well. I get all these ideas and go off on tangents and try to jam them all into one song (17 chords, a key change and a modulation) and the other fellas calm me down, remind me that I'm not in a jazz fusion prog rock project and we get working on it to make it listenable :)

We're gonna try and bring you right in on the process of writing this new record, however…

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