Raising Holy Sparks - Search For The Vanished Heaven

Raising Holy Sparks - Search For The Vanished Heaven

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Singer: Raising Holy Sparks
Album title: Search For The Vanished Heaven
Category: Electronic, Folk, World, & Country
Rating: 4.4 ✦
Info: Label: Eiderdown Records ‎– none
Type: 2 x Cassette, Album, Limited Edition
Country: US
Date of released: Jul 2017
Category: Electronic, Folk, World, & Country
Style: Abstract, New Age, Ambient, Folk


A I Am In The Mountains While You Are In My Dreams 23:00
B A European Eternity 22:59
C We Are All Cosmic Couriers 22:59
D The Rapture Of The Endless Road 23:00


  • Banjo, Harmonium, Piano, Accordion – Declan Q Kelly
  • Drums – Enda Trautt
  • Soprano Saxophone – Matt Leivers
  • Synth, Drum, Electric Guitar, Autoharp, Piano, Gong, Lyre, Mandocello, Dulcimer, Cymbal, Santoor, Stroh Violin, Bullroarer, Voice – David Colohan
  • Synthesizer – Barry Synnott, Bart De Paepe , Dominic Cooper, Gary Morrison, Guenter Schlienz, Jez Creek, John Cavanagh, Ulrich Rois
  • Voice – Alison O'Donnell, Richard Moult


David Colohan - EMS VCS3 & Synthi A, Farfisa Compact Duo, Moog System 55, Roland Juno-60, Korg MS-20 Mini, Korg MicroKorg, Casio MT-400V, Casio CA-110, Hohner Organetta, modular synthesizer, electric guitar, mandocello, autoharp, piano, strohviol, pump organ, drum, gong, cymbal, bullroarer, voice, lyre, low whistle, santoor, Appalachian & hammered dulcimers, accordian, low whistle, field recordings, no-input four track, tuned percussion & sampled Mellotron, Birotron, EKO ComputeRhythm & Univox Rhythmer

Richard Moult - voice & the turning of eternal wheels

Alison O'Donnell - voice & illumination

Guenter Schlienz - modular synthesizer

Gary Morrison - Korg MS-20, MiniBrute, Moog Little Phatty & modular synthesizer

Dom Cooper - Korg ElecTribe EM-1, Virtual Moog & Make Noise Shared System

Declan Kelly - banjo, harmonium, piano & accordian

Ulrich Rois - Roland VK7 & Korg Monotribe

Matt Leivers - soprano saxophone & field recordings

Jez Creek - EMS VCS3 & Virtual ANS

Barry Synnott - modular synthesizer

John Cavanagh - EMS VCS3

Bart De Paepe - Korg MS-20

Enda Trautt - drums

All words & music by Raising Holy Sparks, except for the spoken sections, which are taken from the writings of Arthur Machen (3 March 1863 - 15 December 1947)

Recorded variously across Europe Endless in Ballymahon, Drumnadubber, Dublin, Galway, Ballinteskin, Stuttgart, Milan, Ravenna, Vienna, Glasgow, Avebury, West Kennet Long Barrow, Manton Down Long Barrow, Isle of Harris, Stonehenge, The Paps of Jura, Lovosice, Brussels, Parkstone, Rijeka, Copenhagen, Nottingham, Lausanne, Melksham, Watford, Shoreditch, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Bratislava, somewhere in France & somewhere in Romania, Copenhagen, Stamford Hill, Helsinki, Berlin, Gracinica, Sønderho, Budapest, Stekene & Istanbul..

The Search began sometime in 2012 & was completed Under The Light Of A SuperMoon in November 2016, if such a search can ever truly be completed...

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Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
none Raising Holy Sparks Search For The Vanished Heaven ‎(3xCass, Album, Ltd) Eiderdown Records none US 2017

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