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chaos and the calm

virgin emi

180g LP + download

Released: 23rd Mar 2015


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2015's Brits Critics' Choice Award winner lives up to his early adoration with a debut that moves between delicate & emotional contemplations & more rocking numbers that give him a chace to strut his stuff.

Recorded in Nashville at Blackbird Studios with Grammy award-winning Kings Of Leon producer Jacquire King, 'chaos & the calm' certainly reflects these uplifting country rock influences & results in a sound that sits somewhere between tom odell & ray lamontagne. Driven by his soulful delivery, captivating storytelling & inimitable spirit, The Hitchin-born troubadour is on course to captivate the world and dominate 2015. "An impeccable début album, set to live up to & well beyond its hype & expectations" - fortitude,

chaos and the calm


  1. Craving
  2. Hold Back The River
  3. Let It Go
  4. If You Ever Want To Be In Love
  5. Best Fake Smile
  6. When We Were On Fire
  7. Move Together
  8. Scars
  9. Collide
  10. Get Out While You Can
  11. Need The Sun To Break
  12. Incomplete