| Short Break Operator |
|Short Break Operator - EP (released 21.04.03) Reviewed|
He should beware getting too comfortable recording in his room, because each of the four songs on the EP could benefit from being closer to three instead of five minutes in length. A strict producer would prevent some of the overlong repetition that slightly reduces the impact of the tracks.
Often electronica sounds like it was all written in the head and it contains none of the heart that is essential to provoke an emotive response from the listener. Chapman avoids falling into this trap because of the fragility of his layered vocal and the addition of traditional instrumentation, including strings.