Pop/soul/folks singer-songwriter Elizabeth Woolf drops the primary of a sequence of EPs, maui e, reflecting the locations she has lived throughout her two-year nomadic journey. maui e will probably be adopted by nyc e, london e, and la e, which is able to culminate in a single album, entitled plac(es), slated for launch later this 12 months.
Woolf explains, “The ‘e’ is separated as a result of my title is Elizabeth, however I’m connecting to the truest and purest type of myself, ‘e.’ That is the period of e.”
She goes on, including, “The ‘maui e’ EP is one chapter of the general ‘plac(e)s’ musical journey that I’ve been on. Every metropolis I’ve lived in represents a distinct musical facet of me. Maui is the acoustic romantic facet of me. I listened to loads of ‘Sides’ by Emily King, and ‘It’s OK’ by MARO. I used to be dwelling in a fantastic place with my greatest pals. We made smoothies each morning and watched the sundown each evening. I walked on the seaside on daily basis and took within the sounds of nature round me. So far as the creation of the songs, I embraced extra roles within the manufacturing course of than ever earlier than. I performed the guitar solo on ‘Woman Gentle,’ and I self-produced ‘I Cherished You First.’ it’s been empowering to personal extra items of my artistic course of, and I’m very grateful for my collaborator, Wes Rodberg, for encouraging me to take action.”
Woolf has been featured in EARMILK, NPR, Ladygunn, The Wild Honeypie, and Atwood Journal, and is sponsored by D’Angelico Guitars.
Encompassing six tracks, maui e begins with “Secret,” a gently gleaming pop-flavored tune topped by Woolf’s delicious, expressive voice. Radiant harmonies envelop the music in glowing colours.
Maybe one of the best monitor on the EP, “Astronaut Love” opens on low-slung guitars using a tasty, mid-tempo rhythm as Woolf’s deluxe, dreamy voice imbues the lyrics with heat timbres. The texture and circulate of this monitor are sumptuously seductive.
Dripping with luscious savors of soul and R&B, “Woman Gentle” first drifts and floats, after which takes on plush washes of tantalizing coloration.
Concurrently opulent and splendid, maui e presents enchanting flavors of soul, pop, and folks, blended to perfection by Elizabeth Woolf.