Samuel Alty is singer-songwriter, guitarist from New Zealand, now living in Poland. His career has led him through many artistic situations including dancing in the Royal Opera House, physical theatrical performances in the Arctic Circle and being a musical rabbit in touring traditional circus.
Last year he released his first EP ‘Heart Song’ and the attention that has brought, led him to record his first album ‘Hammering Nails Into The Sky’ which was released in early February 2017.
‘Hammering Nails Into The Sky’ is a carefully crafted tapestry of songs that offer an unusually rich mixture of musical styles ranging from folk, choral, pop, beatbox, finger style while using different musical traditions from around the world, to create songs for guitar, voice and double bass, played by Zbigniew Kozera. Music that aspires to celebrate and remember the wondrous miracle of being alive, in all it’s strange, surreal, challenging and beautiful ways.
“Hammering Nails into the sky represents the true art of song-writing”
– Wroclaw Uncut
“fun, intriguing, intricate record that is probably unlike what you’re listening to right now”
– Independent Clauses