Fish In A Birdcage EP

by Dustan Townsend

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Gina Johnson
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Gina Johnson Love this album! It's one of the rare kinds of music I even like listening to first thing in the morning. Meaningful lyrics, really great tunes, easy listening - what's not to like? <3 Favorite track: Rule #4 - Fish In A Birdcage.
Karl Sanden
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Karl Sanden I love this guy's songwriting.His cello playing and sense of groove, combined with solid production, make for a real nice set of tracks. Favorite track: Rule #4 - Fish In A Birdcage.
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released November 2, 2014


Front and Back Artwork by James Picard
Picard is a world renowned artist based in
Los Angeles, CA and Vancouver, BC

Fractal Artwork by Shannon LyonsShannon makes fractal portraits of music to support her world peace project.

Studio Work

Produced, Recorded, and Mixed
by Tom Dobrzanski at Monarch Studios,
Vancouver, Canada

Assistant Engineer at Monarch Studios -
Elisa Pangsaeng

Final Mastering by Brock McFalane


Daniel Tones - Percussionist
Cory Curtis - Bass Player
Mack Shields - Violin Player
Tom Dobrzanski - Piano Player
Dustan Townsend -
Cellist, Singer Song Writer, Guitarist

Special Thanks

Daniel Townsend - Web Design
Debbie Luciak - Mother, Support, Vocalist
A special thank you to my brother
and friend Cody Bardwell
love you buddy. Without his musicianship
my music would not be the same.
Cody wrote the poem to paperwork and cowrote the rest of the lyrics in that tune while we stayed in a dingy hostel in Canmore.



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Dustan Townsend Victoria, British Columbia

Based out of Victoria British Colombia, Fish in a Birdcage is modern Renaissance, Electronica to folk strings.

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