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Giles Field

Hailing from the town of Traralgon in Gippsland, Giles spent his youth recording rough demos of his work on a four-track in his bedroom. Urged by family to send his work out around the country, he was discovered by producer Tim Oxley (Roger Loves Betty) and invited to record at his home studio on the south coast of NSW.

The resulting album 'Too Many Love Songs' managed to fill out Giles’ raw anti-folk sound with full and inventive instrumentation.

After his self-recorded follow up albums failed to find an audience - in part due to a reluctance to play live because of stage anxiety - Giles chose to retire from music in 2013. His latest release is a 'best of' retrospective looking back at his four-album career.

Giles is currently pursuing his career as an independent researcher in philosophy on the topic of causation and metaphysics. He claims not to miss music.

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