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    Lutra - the second album by smallhaus was originally released on Linear Obsessional in 2018. It's now sold on the LinOb site so am making available a few remaining copies that I have. Comes in a gatefold CD case with separate sleeve notes.

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Lutra 04:38
Marsh Wind 03:54
Providence 12:11


Lutra is the second full-length studio album by smallhaus. A departure from the sonic collage of unweather, lutra uses different techniques and features 8 shorter, more focused tracks - taking in psychedelia, space rock, 1970s ambient and electronica, shoegaze, post-rock, drone and musique concrète.

Tracks from Lutra have featured on NTS, Resonance FM and Stuart Maconie's Freakzone on BBC 6 Music.

Originally released on Linear Obsessional in 2018.


released April 20, 2018

David Little - Squier Telecaster, keyboards, electronics, drums, field recordings, cassette player, Ebow and Monotron.

Written, performed, recorded and produced by David Little, July 2017 to March 2018. Mastered by Chris at Blacklisted.

Cover design and photography by David Little.

"To the birds, to the light" features bird song recorded while walking the Cleveland Way in Yorkshire.

"Marsh wind" features field recordings made at the RSPB Insh Marshes reserve, Kingussie.

"Lutra" uses two cc licenced samples:
"Folk guitar lesson 2" from Jason Grier sample pack;
"Cracking Ice" by Keith de Mendonca from "The Sound of Snow and Ice" (Gruenrekorder, 2007)


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Lines of Silence / smallhaus Todmorden, UK

Lines of Silence is a project by David Little, focusing on improvised rural and esoteric psychedelia. LoS' music is based around ambient / gliss guitar, analog and digital synths and percussion.

Following the release of Nova in 2021, Smallhaus is on hiatus.
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