As a producer, his fingerprints grace releases by JUNO and Polaris Prize nominees and winners like Tegan and Sara, Sarah Slean, Serena Ryder, Hey Rosetta!, and Great Big Sea. He’s also penned melodies with a myriad of artists, from Oscar award winning Marion Cotillard (La Vie en Rose, Inception) to the late French rock icon Johnny Hallyday.
Workman’s latest song, titled “Around Here”, was written on the heels of his 2019 record Median Age Wasteland. A bankable left-turn from the prodigious artist, the song explores themes of celebrating long-term commitments and glorifying humility.
Says Workman of the inspiration for the track, “it is a mediation on belonging, and the dark, slippery moments when love challenges… when it slips from a feeling, into work, into a mission statement of mutual truths”