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Regarding his new CD, Carl Borden tells "I wrote Breathe for the person that is at a point in their life where they may be dealing with issues of grief and depression. I try to take the listener from a place of confusion to a place of peace and acceptance. I suffered for a long time from grief and depression so I know what they are going through. Taking a step back and breathing can give situations a different perspective. Music was the outlet that helped me then and still helps me to cope today." Breathe combines slowly unfolding New Age meditation music with a soundtrack type of sonic experience, yet it’s Borden’s equally mysterious nature of composition that makes Breathe such a special sounding experience.




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