Striking a balance between youth and maturity, innocence and experience, James Bay is an artist most definitely on the rise.
Just check out his forthcoming run of British tour dates. Playing bigger and bigger venues, each show seems to have been upgraded - or has already sold out.
Debut single 'Hold Back The River' comes at an opportune time. Arriving on November 23rd, it's rough hewn romanticism is just contagious enough for the Autumn season.
The full video has gone live now - find it HERE - but Clash is able to bring you a very special 'Behind The Scenes' look at the shoot.
An engrossing glimpse of an artist coming into full bloom, you can check it out below:
James Bay has confirmed the following shows:
14 Manchester Academy 3 **SOLD OUT**
18 Leeds Brudenell Social Club **SOLD OUT**
20 Bristol Thekla **SOLD OUT**
21 Brighton The Haunt **SOLD OUT**
22 Norwich Waterfront Studio **SOLD OUT**
24 Birmingham O2 Academy 3 **UPGRADED**
25 London Scala **SOLD OUT**
12 London KOKO