Author Archives: aidan

New single, “April 2020” out September 4th, 2020 :)

As summer is coming to a close, we are releasing a new single, “April 2020” today 🙂 It is from future FLOATINGHOME album, possibly called “The Other Seat Was Taken”. It was written during the corona pandemic in, eh, april 2020, and recorded along the train lines in Berlin as the restrictions were lifting. The B-side […]

1st may 2020: lord altmont album out today for one day only

Bandcamp are, once again, generously giving artists 100% of proceeds for the day today, 1st may 2020. I am releasing the lord altmont album for the day on our Floatinghome page, if you want to get your hands on it, get it here, get it today 🙂

A Gillian Welch cover for these quarantine days

Gillian Welch and a south-facing window 🙂 These are long days… Filled with beautiful music! I hope everyone is staying in, keeping well and slowing to the rythem. I was noodling around with this yesterday, i thought i’d share… FLOATINGHOME – Revelator (by Gillian Welch)

AUTUMN 2019 EUROPEAN TOUR (support for Wallis Bird)

I’m delighted to announce that i’ve been invited to open for WALLIS BIRD on her autumn 2019 “woman” album launch tour… I’ll be leaving the faders and knobs at home for the next couple of months and playing songs solo from our latest album, “dreams for dreamers” – come and say hi, if we pass you […]

How to sell drugs online (fast)

There i am, wrapped up in this wonderful new Netflix series when the lead character Moritz, in the deepest moment of his slump, clicks on Floatinghome’s “beyond tomorrow” for some solace – nice 🙂 Listen to beyond tomorrow:  

debut album, “le grand discours” on bandcamp

it has come to my attention that our debut album, “le grand discours” is 7 years old… originally released in 2012 by hazelwood and rough trade under the artist name “aidan”, the album has come back home 🙂 so we, at floatinghome, are delighted to re-release it online for your listening (and buying!) pleasure. [aidan] […]

… one more chooen!

Video 06: Lila in my Arms, Rehearsal in Louvain-la-Neuve Actually, i was going to stop there with the videos, but i really like this one, also from Grape n Roll – and, sure isn’t it customary in music to play an encore? so, here is one more tune 🙂 Get Dreams for Dreamers on vinyl […]

… happy first birthday, “Dreams for Dreamers”!

Video 05: Thaias Kept, video by Joseph Wright (Grin & Bear Films) Happy first birthday, Dreams for Dreamers!! This final video in the series takes us back to a late summers’ afternoon, last year at Cafe Pförtner in Berlin. The sun was beeming through the bus windows – we had a lovely plate of curry […]

… our fourth is not our own!

Video 04: A Change is Gonna Come, with singers in Berlin When i moved house from Bruxelles to Berlin, i invited some friends over for the house-warming, which the neighbours hated, causing a war of silence depuis! Jens brought a camera, we sang this Sam Cooke song together… I wish i could say that it […]

… this third video takes us to berlin

Video 03: Please Sir, live in Atelier 3/4, Berlin In Berlin, there is a group of us that get together from time to time to play music. One of my favorite spots for this is our friend, Dave Hedderman’s painting studio ( that he shares with luthier Matthias von Wallbrunn ( It’s beautiful singing with […]