The songs on ’I died of boredom & came back as me’ (2017) came about through a year spent working in kitchens in Australia.
‘Twelvemonth’ (2018) is a music & song cycle to accompany the novel ‘Necessary to life’ by Louisa Leontiades. It documents choices made and time spent on the Swedish island of Brännö.
Born in Rochdale, England, Barton has toured with other acts as a drummer (Angus Stone, Gossling, Bo) and produces his albums and those of other artists in his Paris studio.
He is also the lead singer and songwriter from the group ‘Dictafone’.