Manchester-based singer, songwriter and folk artist Chloe Foy introduced her beautiful, expansive and melodic folk sound with ‘Oh You Are Not Well’ and ‘Without You’ last year, and Foy is kicking 2020 a new EP, Callous Copper.
Released on February 21, the EP is an intimate selection of songs, old and new, that have been re-imagined with the added stirring beauty of a string quartet. With its release, Foy has shared title track ‘Callous Copper’ as an introduction to the EP; an intimate selection of songs, old and new, that have been re-imagined within the setting of a string quartet. Pacy, sumptuous strings and drifting melody afford the perfect backdrop to Foy’s striking and silk, smooth vocals and distinctively bittersweet songwriting. Simplistic but stirring, ‘Callous Copper’ sweeps by with a touching tenderness and compelling swell of emotion, the poignancy of which is enhanced by the soaring levels of her stunning vocal performance. Effortless in its delivery, it is an utterly stunning single.
Listen to ‘Callous Copper’ below: