A simple, deft, beguiling offering...
Sumie (Credit: Eric J. Ward)

Sumie needed to take a step back after her debut album.

A work of a highly personal nature, she decided to turn inwards, after having share so much with the outside world.

She revealed recently: “I would go to the library and find books about art, birds, history and poetry, and go to the cinema as much as I could. A safe way of escapism...”

Pouring over books and embracing new knowledge, this in turn helped Sumie push her art in a fresh direction.

New album 'Lost In Light' arrives on November 10th, and it's a confident, tender return from a highly talented songwriter.

Clash is able to premiere new song 'Fortune', and its simplicity is perhaps its most misleading factor; lyrically illusive, Sumie's voice pushes the point home with dramatic flair.

Tune in now.

Photo Credit: Eric J. Ward

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