Talitha Rise Release New Video For Chapel Bell

Talitha Rise
Talitha Rise - An Abandoned Orchid House

Talitha Rise

Orchid House
Hungry Ghost
Chapel Bell
The Lake
Twisted Tree

Talitha Rise has released a new promo video for their new single, Chapel Bell.

The track is taken from their forthcoming album, An Abandoned Orchid House, which is released through Sonicbond/Coven Tree Records on June 1.

Chapel Bell is really that moment where you are literally on the floor and about to give up," Talitha tells Prog. "I took that idea of the little match girl who is lighting her matches in the wrong village and needs to go to a kinder one. It’s about coming out of the darkness during a really hard time or heartbreak and learning the things we want aren’t always good for us.

"I was living in an old Cottage at the time and hearing the bells of a very small and isolated Chapel nearby. I recorded the main part in the cottage on my piano to give it that sense of isolation. You can hear bit of delivery trucks going by in the raw files and the fire burning in the background."

Rise, who sings, plays keyboards, guitar and other instruments recored An Abandoned Orchid House with collaborator Martyn Barker (Shriekback, Robert Plant). The album also sees contributions from Fields Of The Nephilim guitarist Peter Yates and Katie Melua bassist Rory McFarlane.

Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.