Single Review – Elly D – Close

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Last Friday night in Whelans saw the launch of Elly D’s impressive new single Close.

 

Singer-songwriter Elly D wowed the crowd with a stellar rendition of brand new track “Close”, as well as some gems from her back catalogue, namely “Lighthouse” & “Say”, her powerful voice evoking a range of different influences from Debbie Harry to Gemma Hayes. She diversified her sound by switching up her usual electro-acoustic to a sweet-sounding vintage electric guitar mid-way through the gig.

 

Close”, a catchy upbeat electro-pop track whose thought-provoking lyrics hold more than just a hint of nostalgia while a synth beat provides an 80’s feel to the song, which wouldn’t sound out of place on a film soundtrack. This is a step away from Elly’s usual style but it works brilliantly, her amazing vocals entwining seamlessly with the electronic and vocal loop elements, resulting in a captivating listening experience.

 

Close” will be available for download and to buy from July 9th

 

 

To keep updated with Elly D’s music, you can check out her social media handles;

 

Website :

http://www.ellydmusic.com/

 

Facebook :

https://www.facebook.com/ELLYDMUSIC/

 

Instagram :

https://www.instagram.com/ellydmusic/

 

Twitter :

https://twitter.com/EllyDMusic

 

YouTube :

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYf9G5H9B1mcMzpiPRtjcTA

 

SoundCloud :

https://soundcloud.com/elly-d-music