Our Artist of the Week is Marouli.
Marouli, a band led by accomplished musician, composer and vocalist, Graham McCusker, introduced their debut album, ‘Tall Tales from a Distant Uncle,’ on October 28, 2022. This album intricately weaves captivating narratives and pays homage to the storytelling tradition inspired by Billy Connolly.
Marouli‘s musical style is a delightful fusion of influences from jazz and pop artists such as Phil Collins, David Bowie, Laura Mvula, and Gregory Porter. These are complemented by Graham’s classical background, which has been influenced by the likes of J.S. Bach.
One of the most eagerly anticipated tracks from the album is ‘Let Her Go‘, a timeless story of love and anger. It serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of nurturing meaningful friendships and the consequences of forsaking them while being consumed by love.
Listen to ‘Let Her Go’ here:
The lyrics of this track resonate profoundly with the idea that healing sometimes requires us to ‘Let Her Go‘. It’s a valuable life lesson that many of us learn the hard way—never let love blind you, avoid looking back in anger, and always treasure the moments spent with friends.
Marouli‘s music is an intricate tapestry of stories, emotions, and life experiences, all artfully interwoven within ‘Tall Tales from a Distant Uncle.’ Make sure to explore the entire album for an extraordinary musical experience. Marouli‘s evocative storytelling and soul-stirring melodies are bound to leave you with unforgettable stories etched in your memory.
Follow Marouli’s journey here