A meeting of the mellow & the intense, fusing a calm & ambient backdrop with an almighty beat that crashes into action to fully underline that hook section.
Great vibes, a feeling of joy & togetherness; both incredibly important & far too often forgotten about, particularly in light of recent world events.
Skilfully chasing these varying emotions with a flawless vocal stream of notes, always offering some poetic reflection of the inner turmoil of being human.
As a musician, it’s impossible to question the level of skill Chris Murphy has achieved through playing & exploring sound so creatively & so consistently.
It’s a song about my life growing up & it mostly reflects on a motivational point of view. Getting out of that hole. Grinding towards something better.
It’s like a guilty pleasures done properly experience. It feels great to lose yourself in the playlist, and what’s more, everything progresses in a totally satisfying way.
There’s a sweetness to the song that is quite unexpected – for the most part, the sense of metaphor is prevalent, but it works well in both instances.
The word play, the passion, the depth, the honesty, the musical atmosphere. It’s a voice you fall captive to; thought provoking and real.
The artists involved have embarked upon a collaborative album fusing all the best qualities of their creativity. The result is something quite special.
When genre becomes irrelevant; when a vocal is so smooth and compelling, so stylish and sweet; so brand new sounding in a heavily electronic era. Just 8 seconds into ‘Keep us Together‘ and we were hooked. A bouncy, joyful, summer vibe; energetic and fairly organic – that genuine live band sound. A really great song. Then … Continued