All Aboard (Music Video)

Directed by FANTÔMES / Production: La Blogothèque / Animation: Rodolphe Jouxtel / Additional illustrations: Audrey Jouve I wrote the music to All Aboard with my friend Malik Ziad and I remember at the time as we were playing around with the riff instrumentally, this phrase popped into my mind to sing as a kind of […]

Vinyl Release Shapes of the Fall, delay due manufacturing problem…

I’m writing to you all today with some slightly unfortunate news as we’ve just heard via our distributor of a setback in the manufacture of our vinyl, this will cause a delay in our shipping to you. As those of you know, who’ve been following us at Beating Drum over the years, we take great […]

All Aboard


My new song “ALL ABOARD” feat. Ben Harper & Abdelkebir Merchane is out on all platforms. https://idol.lnk.to/AllAboard Shapes Of The Fall by Piers Faccini All aboard is a rallying call for action as the storm of climate disruption and the devastation of the natural world gathers pace. The song is inspired by trance rhythms from […]


FOGHORN CALLING – Stop motion video

I just made an animation video for my new song Foghorn Calling, the 2nd single from the new album Shapes of the Fall (pre-order here). I wanted to share a little bit of the process with you. I spent a few days drawing all the individual pictures using charcoal on paper and then put them […]



Here’s my new song “Foghorn calling” the 2nd single from my forthcoming album Shapes Of The Fall: https://idol.lnk.to/FoghornCalling Shapes Of The Fall by Piers Faccini “Fog horns are the haunting warning signals sent out from ship to ship or by lighthouses along the coastline to prevent catastrophe or shipwreck. In the second single from his […]

ALBUM COVER - Shapes Of The Fall


My seventh studio album: SHAPES OF THE FALL. Out on April 02, 2021 Order it here: https://idol.lnk.to/ShapesoftheFall 01. They Will Gather No Seed 02. Foghorn Calling 03. Dunya 04. Together Forever Everywhere 05. All Aboard ft. Ben Harper & Maallem Abdelkebir Merchane 06. Levante 07. Lay Low To Lie 08. The Longest Night 09. Firefly […]