Lucy Rose / Shares New Single 'Solo(w)' As Barbican Headline Show Tickets Go On Sale
Lucy Rose has shared the second track in preview of her forthcoming new album. 'Solo(w)' is streaming now and lifted from Lucy’s fourth album 'No Words Left’ which is released on 22nd March 2019. Watch a black and white performance video of ’Solo(w)' via YouTube HERE.
'Solo(w)' follows the recent release of ‘Conversation', the opening track from the new record.
Following the quick sell out of Lucy’s headline show at London’s Union Chapel in April, she is very pleased to announce a night at the Barbican for the end of the year, her biggest headline show to date. Tickets are on sale now. See all live dates below.
'Solo(w)' is a beautifully stark, intense listen and another telling introduction to a record of raw emotion and heart.
Speaking of 'Solo(w)', Lucy explains: “This was the last song I wrote for the record. It feels like it was the first time I could look back at a period of time and understand it. I wasn’t out of the dark but I could see a light. Like every song on this record, it’s helped me in a way but this one felt like it was pulling at me to say ‘it’s ok’ and it’s time to move on. I confronted a lot of thoughts in this song, it was time to finally accept it all and come out with a better understanding of it all - ‘I’m afraid of the morning and I’m afraid of the evening, maybe I’m afraid of everything’.
“But with that in mind, it’s impossible to see it so black in white when you are in it and you can’t help it - ‘I can’t help it, when I am so low. Pretending like I have a purpose well now that’s long gone.’ It’s the pull and push, the voices in your head, the rational fighting the irrational, and again the acceptance that this is happening, I don’t feel “right”.
“For a while I felt like I needed to be “fixed”. Then a friend reminded me of the other meaning of fixed - ‘to be fastened securely in position.’ And I realised I didn’t want to be fixed, I want to constantly keep moving, evolving, learning and experiences new things. I don’t want to be fixed in one spot forever, like I’ve finally understood it all and now this is it for my life.
“I’ve always said music is like therapy to me, without ever having had therapy before. Now I have, I realised more than I could have ever known how unbelievably grateful I am to have music in my life. It feels like music has understood me when I haven’t been able to understand anything about myself. This song is a prime example of that. After it was written and I listening back to what was recorded, I was able to get up and walk towards a better place.”
'No Words Left' was recorded in Brighton, produced by Tim Bidwell and mixed by Cenzo Townsend. Pre-order 'No Words Left' HERE.
LUCY ROSE TOUR DATES:
9th April – London Union Chapel **SOLD OUT**
10th April - Bristol St Georges
11th April – Cardiff Gate
13th April – Manchester Stoller Hall
14th April – Dublin Liberty Hall
16th April – Leeds City Varieties
17th April – Glasgow St Lukes
3rd May – Cologne Kulturkirche
4th May – Brussels AB Club
6th May – Berlin Tempodrom Kleine Arena
7th May – Hamburg Nochtspeicher
8th May – Amsterdam Zonnehuis
9th May – Paris Café De La Danse
4th December – London Barbican **NEW**
Tickets for all dates are on sale now from lucyrosemusic.com