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Pickpocket’s “Sojourn” Was a Long Time Coming

Pickpocket: SojournCraig Strain’s band Pickpocket has released its debut album, Sojourn, after a decade’s worth of work.

Strain, who is the band’s leader, primary songwriter and bassist, first began playing bass at age 14. He’s worked in a variety of genres throughout his career, including jazz, hip hop, folk, pop, rock, country, rnb, soul and funk.

And now, he’s celebrating the release of his Melbourne funk/fusion outfit’s first album, the recording of which not only spanned 10 years, but also three continents.

Sojourn is available at Bandcamp.

Preview the album:

Sojourn Track List:

  1. Junk Trunk
  2. Inverse Funk
  3. Communication Crisis
  4. North by Northwest
  5. Days of Wonder
  6. Purple Reign
  7. Aurora
  8. Strength in Symmetry
  9. Junk Trunk (video edit)/video