QRTR Track Of The Week #9
24 JULY 2019
Villagers – Summer’s Song
Conor O’Brien, aka Villagers, is back with a shimmering new song, produced by Dave Fridmann (The Flaming Lips, MGMT, Tame Impala, Mercury Rev). Summer’s Song is the follow up to last year’s album ‘The Art Of Pretending To Swim’.
Conor says: “I feel like the song speaks for itself in terms of a sun-soaked yet wistful vibe. It came from a general feeling of wanting something blissed-out and sun-soaked whilst still retaining a vaguely melancholy and wistful feeling. Summer used to last forever: Summer’s sweet lament is in your heart….”
This week’s Track Of The Week is by Leif Vollebekk, a Montreal adopted singer-songwriter. He just released his highly anticipated fourth full-length album ‘New Ways’ on November 1st
This week’s Track Of The Week is by Rex Rebel. the band surrounding K’s Choice singer Sam Bettens, who used to be called Sarah and made the transition from female to male earlier this year, they just released their debut single ‘Big Shot’.
The Norwegian based Thomas Dybdahl is one of Scandinavia’s most popular and acclaimed singer/songwriters. His award winning elegant and expressive songs of love and loss have earned him comparisons to Nick Drake and Jeff Buckley.