When the Kill Code Fails

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2015
Glass Castle Recordings
Released 2015
Glass Castle Recordings
Concept album following the story of an artificial intelligence construct trying to work out what it is, and then saving civilisation.

This is the second album by the critically acclaimed British progressive rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequat
NOTES
When The Kill Code Fails, Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate's second album, is a science-fiction/artificial intelligence themed concept album. It is musically diverse with progressive rock, classic rock, electronica, metal influences.

Rock Regeneration's review of the band's Solace EP (featuring several tracks from this album stated - "Opening with some very gentle and relaxing guitar work, sat atop a soundscape is the title track from “Hats Off Gentlemen It’s Adequate”. The track shows …
Read more

Dancing About Architecture

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2015
Glass Castle Recordings
Released 2015
Glass Castle Recordings
Minimalist contemporary classical album by Malcolm Galloway.
NOTES
Malcolm Galloway, composer, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist of progressive rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate releases his second instrumental classical album. Most of the album is unashamedly minimalist, with Steve Reich a clear influence.

Dancing About Architecture - an accelerating minimalist rollercoaster, inspired by fractal art.

Swordfish - a slower piece, named after the Fairey Swordfish, a biplane that was the cornerstone of the British Fleet Air Arm in World War II. In tribute …
Read more

Solace

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
London-based prog rock band Hat's Off Gentlemen It's Adequate's new EP, Solace, featuring three new original songs and a cover of Pink Floyd's Comfortably Numb
NOTES
London-based band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate's new EP, 'Solace'.

It starts with title track 'Solace'. This prog rock track shows singer/songwriter/guitar Malcolm Galloways love for Pink Floyd and Marillion. Beginning with a spacious but understated guitar solo, followed by a full band section, and with an instrumental coda. The lyrics are inspired by the recycling of atoms in the stars, and how many of the particles that make up our bodies comes …
Read more

Minimalist

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
Minimalist music by Malcolm Galloway.
NOTES
Minimalist album by Malcolm Galloway.

Better known as the singer/songwriter of rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate, Malcolm Galloway is also a composer of contemporary classical minimalist music.

Artwork by Enzzo Barrena.

Head in a Jar - EP

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2014
Glass Castle Recodings
Released 2014
Glass Castle Recodings
Science-fiction/artificial intelligence inspired rock track Head In A Jar, from forthcoming When The Kill-Code Fails album, a blistering cover of Maggie's farm, some electronica, and to finish, a poignant, bleak instrumental - a typically eclectic EP.
NOTES
The Head In A Jar EP features three tracks from Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate's forthcoming When The Kill-Code Fails album, plus a blistering cover of Bob Dylan's 'Maggie's Farm'.

Artwork by Kinga Britschgi

Track 1) Head In A Jar

Head In A Jar is about an artificial intelligence contemplating itself, and being a bit angry about it all. In the Kill-Code album, the character will get over it's whole 'am I really alive or not' …
Read more

Freerunning

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2014
Glass Castle Recordings
Released 2014
Glass Castle Recordings
Freerunning - an electronica track from Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate. Artwork used with kind permission of the artist Enzzo Barrena.
NOTES
After the critical success of their debut album 'Invisible', Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate have been working on their follow up prog rock concept album about artificial intelligence. In the meantime, they are releasing 'Freerunning', an electronica track by their singer/songwriter Malcolm Galloway.

The track was inspired by Malcolm's experience of working with amazing stunt performers on the independent feature film Rock Band Vs Vampires. It is dedicated to two extremely talented freerunners - …
Read more

Kaleidoscope for Ensemble

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Malcolm Galloway composes classical minimalist music. He is also singer/guitarist/keyboard player/producer and songwriter of the rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate. He lives in London, UK.
NOTES
Kaleidoscope is a piece written for a virtual ensemble including strings, keyboard instruments, marimba and harp. In this recording the performances were produced by the composer.

The music is influenced by early minimalism. Although Malcolm Galloway performs as a rock musician/vocalist with his band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate, minimalism has been a longstanding major influence on his aesthetic as a musician, photographer, artist and film-maker.

Fractal patterns are also a major influence on …
Read more

Moto Perpetuo for Quartet No.1

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Classical minimalist moto perpetuo for quartet of two virtual harps and marimbas.
NOTES
Moto Perpetuo No. 1 For Quartet

This short single movement work is scored for two harps and two marimbas. It is designed to be performed either by virtual or acoustic instruments. In this recording, produced by the composer, virtual instruments are used.

Minimalist

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
Released 2015
Glass Castle Recodings
Minimalist music by Malcolm Galloway.
NOTES
Minimalist album by Malcolm Galloway.

Better known as the singer/songwriter of rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate, Malcolm Galloway is also a composer of contemporary classical minimalist music.

Head in a Jar EP

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2014
Glass Castle Recodings
Released 2014
Glass Castle Recodings
Science-fiction/artificial intelligence inspired rock track Head In A Jar, from forthcoming When The Kill-Code Fails album, a blistering cover of Maggie's farm, some electronica, and to finish, a poignant, bleak instrumental - a typically eclectic EP.
NOTES
The Head In A Jar EP features three tracks from Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate's forthcoming When The Kill-Code Fails album, plus a blistering cover of Bob Dylan's 'Maggie's Farm'.

Artwork by Kinga Britschgi

Track 1) Head In A Jar

Head In A Jar is about an artificial intelligence contemplating itself, and being a bit angry about it all. In the Kill-Code album, the character will get over it's whole 'am I really alive or not' …
Read more
Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate
Malcolm Galloway

Invisible

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Glass Castle Recordings
BUY ALBUM
Glass Castle Recordings
Invisible by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate. Rock/Acoustic Rock/Prog Rock/Electronica. About my experience of invisible disability with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
NOTES
Artwork by Kinga Britschi

Freerunning

by Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate

Released 2014
Glass Castle Recordings
Released 2014
Glass Castle Recordings
Freerunning - an electronica track from Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate. Artwork used with kind permission of the artist Enzzo Barrena.
NOTES
After the critical success of their debut album 'Invisible', Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate have been working on their follow up prog rock concept album about artificial intelligence. In the meantime, they are releasing 'Freerunning', an electronica track by their singer/songwriter Malcolm Galloway.

The track was inspired by Malcolm's experience of working with amazing stunt performers on the independent feature film Rock Band Vs Vampires. It is dedicated to two extremely talented freerunners - …
Read more

Kaleidoscope for Ensemble

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Malcolm Galloway composes classical minimalist music. He is also singer/guitarist/keyboard player/producer and songwriter of the rock band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate. He lives in London, UK.
NOTES
Kaleidoscope is a piece written for a virtual ensemble including strings, keyboard instruments, marimba and harp. In this recording the performances were produced by the composer.

The music is influenced by early minimalism. Although Malcolm Galloway performs as a rock musician/vocalist with his band Hats Off Gentlemen It's Adequate, minimalism has been a longstanding major influence on his aesthetic as a musician, photographer, artist and film-maker.

Fractal patterns are also a major influence on …
Read more

Moto Perpetuo for Quartet No.1

by Malcolm Galloway

Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Released 2014
Clockwork Heart Productions Ltd
Classical minimalist moto perpetuo for quartet of two virtual harps and marimbas.
NOTES
Moto Perpetuo No. 1 For Quartet

This short single movement work is scored for two harps and two marimbas. It is designed to be performed either by virtual or acoustic instruments. In this recording, produced by the composer, virtual instruments are used.

Music

Join our mailing list and get a free song :-)

Videos

Connect with us

YouTube -- www.youtube.com/itsadequate Twitter -- www.twitter.com/itsadequate Facebook -- www.fb.com/itsadequate CD Baby -- http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/HatsOffGentlemenItsAdequate

Follow on Spotify