Our Artist of the week is Fountain.
Meet Fountain, the brainchild of Jordan Noon and Alistair Wilkinson, a dynamic duo whose musical synergy has given birth to something extraordinary. Formed in January 2023, Fountain has quickly become a force to be reckoned with, drawing attention with their debut single, ‘Death on The Cards’.
The song has already made waves in the music scene, earning the prestigious title of Track of The Week on BBC Introducing Northamptonshire. Furthermore, the track found its place on the BBC 6 Music Mixtape, solidifying Fountain‘s presence on the airwaves.
Listen to ‘Death on The Cards’ here:
What sets Fountain apart is the seamless fusion of Jordan Noon’s fuzzed-out guitar tones and gritty vocal deliveries with Alistair Wilkinson’s disciplined and palpable musical prowess. Wilkinson’s surgical technique in delivering intricate rhythms provides the perfect backdrop for Noon’s melodic storytelling, creating an alternative love story that resonates with depth and emotion.
For those who revel in the realms of garage rock, alternative rock, grunge, blues, and even the cinematic echoes of spaghetti western scores, Fountain offers a musical journey that transcends boundaries. Their sound pays homage to the late great Ennio Morricone, adding a hint of nostalgia and cinematic grandeur to their sonic palette.
Fountain‘s ability to seamlessly weave together various genres while maintaining a distinctive sound is a testament to their artistry. For lovers of raw, unapologetic music that speaks to the soul, Fountain is a name you’ll want to remember.
Follow Fountain’s journey here: