Dublin Musician, Walshy is a person who wears many hats and is a lover of music no matter style. Having grown up on the sounds of Bob Dylan, Elliott Smith, Seaside Home, Kanye and Alex G to call however a couple of, it is protected to say his musical palette is as numerous because the stable colours of Benetton. Within the final yr alone he launched 6 singles that confirmed off his versatility as he crosses hip-hop, jazz, indie dance and emo-pop within the blink of an eye fixed and now he is again along with his first launch for 2023 titled “Simply Stroll Away”. The report is a mixture of sounds that fuse lofi chamber pop components with a dusty boom-bap aesthetic and soulful textures paying homage to Ye’s early work. The drums are punchy and the layered sounds give off a nostalgic, darkish feeling of the previous. Walshy’s unassuming vocals additionally play an essential function as he delivers his melodies with an virtually nonchalant power that slowly builds because the observe progresses.
The connected visuals filmed by Cian Redmond and directed by the animator Illg (Cillian Inexperienced) are as goofy and psychedelic as they arrive. The idea takes inspiration from the favored 80s RTE youngsters’s present known as The Den and merges it with an unorthodox aesthetic the place angels float overhead and caterpillars smoke blunts, and its residents are free to be as bizarre as they need. It is fairly participating as we comply with Walshy as he explores a magical forest crammed with trippy woodland creatures and unexplored ecosystems.