There's a great interview with Matteah Baim posted on The Naturalismo.com right now. Here's a little taster:
"...I try my best to let the songs write themselves. There are times I’m more successful at this then others. I work with a lot of notebooks and demos before I go into the studio to map out the pieces. Fluidity and organization seem to go hand in hand when it comes to recording. At times, you have to throw some of those maps away but for whatever reason they have to be there to throw out...."
Read the whole interview here.