Ypsilanti, Michigan-based musician Mike Connelly is most beneficial known for taking part in a number of sound and experimental tasks such as for example Wolf Eyes, Locks Police, and Faltering Lamps, but he and his wife Tara Connelly possess ventured into ethereal darkwave goth-rock using their group Clay Making. Their audio combines sluggish, brooding synth-pop with ominous pianos, bedding of black metallic acoustic guitar, echo-shrouded vocals, and (most intriguingly) Tara’s eerie accordion playing. Unlike many Wolf Eye/Locks Police-related works, Clay Rendering’s discography isn’t full of the a large number of limited cassettes and CD-Rs that frequently contain rehearsal classes and jams (apart from the 2015 tour-only tape Smoke cigarettes Holds Nothing at all). Rather, the duo choose to take time to create proper tracks and art exquisitely designed vinyl fabric releases. Clay Making authorized to Dominick Fernow’s Medical center Productions in 2013, debuting that yr using the two-song Vengeance Candle 12″. The next yr, they released a four-song 12″ EP, Waters Above the Firmament, aswell as 7″ solitary “Fire Is definitely Fall’s Rose.” They produced their full-length debut in 2015 with Snowthorn.