Richard J. Birkin is a composer, sound-artist, musician from Derbyshire, England. Two years after Vigil (Eilean Records), he’s back with a new album. The Last Outpost of Empire is Original Soundtrack for the podcast/spoken-word essay ‘A Lonely Isle’ by Matthew Sheret.

Now he announced a new album. Reservoir 13 (Music for the Novel by Jon McGregor) is out on November 30th. It was written and recorded live with British trio Haiku Salut. “At Midnight” is the first excerpt. Listen below.