Our Artist Of The Week is Francis Alban Blake!
When thinking about Francis, you find yourself in a world of Leonard Cohen, Nick Drake, and José González. His vibe, as you may have guessed from these references, sits in alternative folk. His latest release ‘Me And My Name’ is gentle, introspective, and comforting. His sound has also been described by PlatoMania as “obscure indie at its best, highly actual pieces of art that address everything our time struggles with”.
Listen to his latest single, ‘Me And My Name’ here:
‘Me And My Name’ comes after the release of the wonderful album ‘Passages’, which “left a lasting impression”, according to Written in Music. His intriguing sound is intricate and personal, poetic yet literal, and brings a brand-new colour to the folk pop scene. The previously mentioned record opened doors for Francis Alban Blake that helped introduce him to listeners and music enthusiasts from all over the world.
Follow Francis on his journey here: