Classically taught, and a graduate of the first Popular Music degree in the UK, Barry Thompson has played keyboards and sax in assorted Indie Pop and Ska bands, and released dance and electronica tracks under various guises. Barry's lush / quirky electronica, orchestral and lounge music has been featured on BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Channel 4 and Radio 1 in the UK, and in various programs worldwide. He's also written for short films and provided sound design for theatre. Barry's accumulated knowledge and talents are now focused solely on his hot new project, Underwater Music.
"a wry tone... sumptuous strings and emotive melodies..." - City Life, Manchester, UK
Inspired by the great spy themes of John Barry, the Ipcress File in particular, this track features spiky tremolo guitar, edgy piano, vibes and dark, brooding horns. Ideal for stylised espionage or detective thrillers with shady characters. 1930s, 1940s private eye, Bogart and Bacall, dark sleuthing, Instrumental, Comedy, Parody Music