Singles and EPs
Sidetrack Walker is an independent music project focusing on atmosphere and honest, emotional songwriting. Headed by German artist Dominik Sonders, it draws on genres such as Modern Classical, Progressive/Art Rock, Dark Folk, Doom and Darkwave. Dominik started Sidetrack Walker as both a continuation of his former project Unmasqueraded, and an offshoot of his band Memoirs. Soon, he made it his top priority. The first release was a collection of piano improvisations, ‘Confessions in Silence’, released in 2017. ‘Mirrors and Mirages’ followed in 2018, a melancholic blend of singer-songwriter and
chamber music. The material for this album dates back to 2004–2006, laying the foundation for much of his later work. 2019 saw the release of the long-awaited album ‘Come What May’, mastered by Prog legend Jacob Holm-Lupo of White Willow fame. It is the most diverse Sidetrack Walker record to date, conveying a broad palette of emotions with far richer instrumentation than its predecessors. After the haunting preview single ‘The Host’, the new album ‘The Art of Starvation’ is set for a spring 2020 release. Prepare for Sidetrack Walker’s darkest material to date, featuring a stronger focus on fragile Modern Classical arrangements and unexpected electronic twists.