“Lorelei” New Single From MRCY is Out Now! #newmusic #soulmusic

    Today duo MRCY makes their Dead Oceans debut with the mesmerizing single “Lorelei,” Consisting of producer Barney Lister and vocalist Kojo Degraft-Johnson, MRCY’s sound is a blend Marvin Gaye’s timeless warmth and the contemporary vibes of Khruangbin, Anderson .Paak, and Sault. “Lorelei” captures the essence of a doomed romance, drawing inspiration from the mythical creature’s tale. Their music, shaped during a Brixton meetup between lockdowns, combines soulful vocals, psychedelic vibes, and nostalgic arrangements for a timeless yet contemporary feel.Barney has established himself as one of the UK’s most in-demand, eclectic young producers; ranging from an Ivor Novello Award for his long-standing collaboration with Obongjayar to artists like Joy Crookes and Olivia Dean. South London-raised Kojo, meanwhile, earned his stripes in church as well as singing with equally illustrious artists like Cleo Sol and Little Simz. Stay tuned for more from MRCY, bridging diverse backgrounds through universal musical experiences.

    Dead Oceans is an American independent record label based in Bloomington, Indiana with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Austin, London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Berlin. Dead Oceans is a label included in Secretly Group, which also includes Secretly Canadian and Jagjaguwar.

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