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6.5.13: RAVE REVIEWS FOR LANGUAGES. LIVE.!

Owen's highly anticipated LANGUAGES. LIVE. solo show took place on June 1 in Indianapolis, and has been getting rave reviews from all who attended. It was a spectacular night of sight and sound!

For photos, the evening's setlist, and more visit Owen's Tumblr.
Also catch up with Owen on Twitter and Instagram.
More news soon!

4.5.13: OWEN'S HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED LANGUAGES. LIVE. SHOW COMING TO INDIANAPOLIS JUNE 1, 2013!

Owen has announced plans to bring his acclaimed solo album LANGUAGES. to the concert stage in the form of LANGUAGES. LIVE. The one-of-a-kind show will take place on June 1 in Owen's hometown of Indianapolis, and promises to be an incredible sensory experience, complete with progressive multimedia show to be constructed on multiple configured LED screens and backdrops. LANGUAGES. LIVE. will be Owen's first public on-stage performance in nearly three years!

Read Owen's entire statement about LANGUAGES. LIVE. HERE.
Read the official LANGUAGES. LIVE. press release HERE.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW via LiveNation.com! Get to Indianapolis on June 1 for LANGUAGES. LIVE.!

4.2.13: NEW "HOUDINI." REMIX AVAILABLE NOW!

Our great friend and electronic music mastermind Gabriel Chance has whipped up an amazing remix of "HOUDINI." that has now arrived for your listening and dancing pleasure.

A film for the remix is being made now, and will premiere at Owen's recently-announced LANGUAGES. LIVE. show in Indianapolis on June 1.

"HOUDINI. (ESCAPE ACT REMIX)" by Gabriel Chance:
LISTEN / DOWNLOAD VIA SOUNDCLOUD.
DOWNLOAD VIA iTUNES.
LISTEN VIA YOUTUBE.

1.16.13: NEW FILM FOR I MIGHT BE A GHOST! ARRIVES...

A brand new LANGUAGES. Lyric Film for Owen's song I MIGHT BE A GHOST! has now arrived! Four films in total from LANGUAGES. have been released (including TAKE IT EASY, DEMONS., HOUDINI. and TRAVEL THROUGH.), and you can watch all four over on the films page. More soon... which film will Owen release next?

CLICK TO WATCH THE LANGUAGES. LYRIC FILMS NOW!

11.27.12: OWEN'S DEBUT SOLO ALBUM NOW RELEASED!



Owen Thomas and Absorb. are extremely excited to announce today's release of Owen's debut solo album, LANGUAGES. The album was written, recorded, and designed over the course of the last year, and features 12 new songs written by Owen and produced with his longtime friend, Thomas Daugherty.

The album is a multi-disciplinary release of songs, films, and design all meticulously crafted by Owen. LANGUAGES. is released in several exciting formats, including the deluxe LANGUAGES. LIMITED edition, which includes an array of supplemental materials so you can experience the album in a truly unique way, designed and personalized by Owen just as he intended it to be delivered to you.

Above all, the album is highly personal and reflective of Owen's life and work in the last two years. Listen to the entire album via Soundcloud above, and pick up your copy of LANGUAGES. today!

Tracklisting for LANGUAGES. {OR: GET DARK & FIND YOURSELF.} is:

1. HOUDINI.
2. I DON'T MISS CARIN'.
{OR: CRACKS & POTHOLES.}
3. TRAVEL THROUGH.
4. I MIGHT BE A GHOST!
5. WHAT YOU DON'T GOT IS GOOD.
6. I AM HIGH ABOVE YOU.
7. FACTORS.
{OR: THINGS WILL TURN OUT FINE.}
8. TAKE MY HEART TO THE BOTTOM.
9. TAKE IT EASY, DEMONS.
10. WHAT YOU SAY & WHAT YOU DO.
11. TREMBLE.
12. WHO KNOWS?


11.27.12: LETTER FROM OWEN ABOUT LANGUAGES.

"To my compadres, family, friends long-time and new.

Hi. I'm thrilled to announce today the release of my debut solo album, LANGUAGES. Well, to speak technically, it's called: LANGUAGES. {OR: GET DARK & FIND YOURSELF.}..."

CLICK TO READ THE ENTIRE LETTER FROM OWEN.


11.27.12: LANGUAGES.: THE LYRIC FILMS.

Instead of traditional music or lyric videos to accompany the songs of LANGUAGES., Owen decided to direct special lyric films for each track on the album. Some humorous, some dark, some simple, some abstract -- the lyric films allow you to get to know the songs of LANGUAGES. against visuals designed specifically to accompany the lyrics.

New lyric films will be added every several weeks.
Films are available now for:
HOUDINI.
TRAVEL THROUGH.
TAKE IT EASY, DEMONS.

Follow Absorb. on Facebook to be notified of the arrival of new lyric films.

WATCH THE LANGUAGES. LYRIC FILMS NOW!





For ten years (2000-2010), Owen was lead singer & songwriter of influential American rock & roll band THE ELMS. The band performed 1000 concerts worldwide and released four critically-acclaimed albums.

Currently, Owen is a sought-after film director and designer, and has founded Absorb. -- a unique new creative house which enables him to daily maintain a fertile creative universe for himself and the diverse group of progressive musical artists and companies that he develops film, design, and aesthetics for. Yes, he stays quite busy.

LANGUAGES. is being issued by Absorb. as a multi-disciplinary offering, in several exciting formats for fans and of music, design, and film. We truly hope you enjoy the work.