Sam Brockington is back with his debut EP Peace of Mind out on 25th November 2016 via Prospect 21. The EP draws influences from folk to blues and soul with Sam blending these genres into his own unique, fresh style.
The title track and lead single from the EP Peace of Mind premiered on Folk Radio UK and is also available to stream via Sam’s Soundcloud page.
Each track on the EP is a testament to Sam’s skilled songwriting and distinctive voice that emanates range and warmth; his baritone vocal takes centre stage throughout, filled with a fantastic grit and vibrato akin to the likes of George Ezra and Paolo Nutini.
Title track Peace of Mind references the longing for affirmation, giving your all to someone but not having that returned. Previous single Follow also features on the EP and has racked up over 150,000 Spotify plays. The single showcases Sam’s intricate guitar style and delicate vocals, which combined, create beautiful melodies and effortless harmonies.
Having moved to London at the age of 18, Sam began to explore the live circuit before eventually craving a change and moving to Melbourne. Here, he was able to develop his sound in a new environment, one filled with sunshine and good vibes.
Now based in Bristol, Sam continues to hone his individual blend of alternative indie-folk and impressing the likes of BBC 6Music, Songwriting Magazine and Fred Perry Subculture to name but a few. He is also no stranger to the festival circuit, having performed at Glastonbury, Reading & Leeds, Y Not Festival, BBC 6Music Festival, 2000Trees and Dot to Dot.
The single Peace of Mind is out on 28th October 2016 via Prospect 21 and the EP is out on 25th November 2016.