Set for launch tomorrow, September 15, ‘Keep in mind Once I’ is the brand new single from Ghost Singers. A collective from world wide, chosen by Scottish songwriter Brian O’Neill, they comprise a few of the greatest expertise YouTube has to supply.
Ghost Singers is a troupe of artists from throughout, together with Brazil, Canada, Spain, South Africa, Scotland, and Australia. If that wasn’t sufficient to get you listening, then maybe the unbelievable story of the person behind all of it will. Brian O’Neill had been hit by a prepare, leading to him breaking most of his bones. Psychological well being points, notably schizophrenia, led Brian to aim suicide a number of occasions, however he nonetheless survived, and as an alternative was impressed to create one thing very particular in Ghost Singers.
‘Keep in mind Once I’, carried out by Beloved Abe, a singer-songwriter based mostly in Melbourne, Australia, is the primary tune to be launched by the collective, and is from their upcoming album, ‘Schizophrenic Lovesick Blues’, due out later this yr.
Beloved Abe’s ethereal vocals are entrancing and pure, reflecting the softness of the accompanying acoustic guitar, strings, and percussion instrumental. There’s a sure Nick Cave-ness in regards to the observe, a darkness, strongly held deep emotion. It’s stunning and tragic; relatable but elusive. The finger selecting guitar appears like a grasp class in the right way to invoke disappointment, whereas the violin soar, birdlike, above the notes of despair.
The video for ‘Keep in mind Once I’ is equally gothic, with its muted tones, sepia, blacks and whites. There’s an amazing sense of demise, or at the least the eager for it, and the sensation of contentment with realizing it can come some day.
All in all, it’s a beautiful introduction to Ghost Singers, and one which can depart you wanting for extra. You will discover out extra about Ghost Singers and their music on-line on Twitter, Instagram, and Spotify.