Category Archives: Production Music

 

African Desert Blues (2018)

“African Desert Blues” (Mama Dance MD184) is a compilation production album featuring Andy Innes and Barry van Zyl (Johnny Clegg), Tom Fox (Bright Blue), Josh Hawkes (Freshlyground) and myself. In the mould of Tinariwen and […]

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West African Odysseys & Atmospheres

The new release “West African Odysseys & Atmospheres” from Mama Dance (MD178) consist of largely acoustic West African tracks perfect for wildlife, travel, documentary and film productions. The album prominently features the beautiful Malian instrument […]

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Made In Africa. And Germany.

At last – a massive project complete: 20 fresh, upbeat African tunes from Southern township jive to Northern desert vamps created for German production library Popvirus. This is “Doh Mi Ray”, dedicated to recently departed […]

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Made In Africa (2018)

A massive collection of 20 fresh, upbeat African tunes from Southern township jive to Northern desert vamps created for German production library Popvirus. Here’s a sampling: Doh Mi RaySahara TrekMarabi

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Discography

“Aura – Mysterious ambient soundscapes”. (BM108) Smooth, spacious minimalism that creates a hypnotic and bleak mood. Hear “Immensity”: http://nicpaton.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Immensity.mp3 2018 November “West African Odysseys & Atmospheres” (MD178)  Largely acoustic West African tracks prominently featuring the […]

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2 UK releases: “African Chillout” and “Haunting Beauty”

Following my eventful trip to London in July 2017, I am thrilled to announce the release of my music on 2 very different collections. Firstly, don’ wurry be ‘uppy: “African Chillout” is relaxing, fresh, contemporary […]

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African Chillout (2018)

African SundownerSun DropKavango SpringSingabantwana Relaxing, fresh, contemporary African grooves on British world production library Brilliant!

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Lyrical Themes (2017)

Fading from MemoryFootprints Of The DancerFractured LightThis Dawn, This Day Nic Paton’s second album with Melbourne Production Library Strange Fruit is “Lyrical Themes” (SF 196). The key to this collection is its crafted melodic emphasis and often […]

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Keep it Strange … Lyrical Themes

Nic Paton’s second album with Melbourne Production Library Strange Fruit is “Lyrical Themes” (SF 196). The key to this collection is its crafted melodic emphasis and often melancholic mood, with piano, winds, string quartet and wide-ranging plucked […]

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“Fairytales and Fantasy” – the composer’s view.

Watch John Bartmann and Nic Paton muse about “Fairytales and Fantasy”, their release December 2016 release on Munich-based production music label Minds and Music.

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