East London artist Elan Tamara has shared her new single 'My Eyes'.
A musician who has played with some firm Clash favourites - we're looking at you Tirzah - Elan draws on a deep well of aural influence.
New single 'My Eyes' cross references the minimalist simplicity of Indonesian gamelan, while also working as a straight-forward pop song.
Introspective, at times even nostalgia, 'My Eyes' features both Georgia (on percussion), and Kwes on bass and production.
Out now, 'My Eyes' is a moment of real beauty from the Walthamstow artist. Elan comments...
"‘My Eyes’ as a song is about the highs and lows of a long distance relationship, and not being able to spend time with loved ones... musically inspired by Afro Cuban music, Steve Reich, Brian Wilson and Balinese gamelan..."
Tune in now.
Photo Credit: Samuel J Butt
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