Prolific and idiosyncratic singer-songwriter and ballad composer Sean Nicholas Savage will be releasing his new album Bermuda Waterfalon May 13th via revered Montreal label Arbutus Records (Grims, Majical Cloudz, Blue Hawaii).
Following 'Naturally' and 'Heartless' now comes the third preview of the album with 'Empire', which sees Sean's signature croon hover longingly over upbeat new romanticist soul and breezy keyboard-funk with a catchy falsetto chorus.
Bermuda Waterfall sees Savage's gift for bracing, timeless song craft and prowess as a philosopher reaching a new zenith across 12 tightly written pop songs packed with rich musical depths and devastating emotional gravity. It offers listeners the opportunity to observe the fascinating evolution of a truly one-of-a-kind artist and confident expansion of his musical palette: 'Darkness' and 'The Rat' see cinematic piano imbued with chilling honesty. 'Heartless' and 'Hands Dance' are carried by Spanish guitars and wouldn't feel out of place in an out of place John Hughes film, albeit a decidedly unusual one. Elsewhere, 'Empire' and 'Some Things Never Die' see Savage's lush harmonies hover longingly over new romanticist soul.
Along with this, Savage is will be playing a run of UK and EU tour dates in May and July.
05/02 Liverpool @ Sound City Fest
05/03 Glasgow @ Glad Cafe
05/10 Brighton A Great Escape Festival
05/15 Berlin @ Privat Club
05/16 Aarhus @ Pop Revo Festival
05/17 Rouen @ Mythomania Fest
05/19 Bruxelles @ Nuits Botaniques Fest
05/20 London @ Dalston Rooftop Garden
05/21 London @ Oval Space (with Owen Pallett)
05/23 Metz @ Trinitaires w Chain & the Gang
05/24 Utrecht @ Guess Who Fest
05/25 Laval @ 3 Elephants Festival
05/26 San Sebastian @ DABADABA club
05/27 Lisbon @ LUX (with Owen Pallett)
06/03 Paris @ Petit Bain upper deck show
06/05 Barcelona @ Vida Festival Fest at Estrella Damm's Old Factory
06/07 Marseille @ rooftop show at la Friche
06/08 Marginy Brizay @ Manoir de Lavauguyot vineyard show
1. Boogie Nights
3. The Rat
6. Hangin On
7. Bermuda Waterfall
9. Hands Dance
10. Please Set Me Free
12. Some Things Never Die
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