Album: Only Child [EP] Track: 1 of 8 Title: Wheels of Eternity Artist: Brit Manor Label: Bastard Jazz Recordings Cat#: BJD028 Formats: Digital Digital Release: 20th May 2016
About This Release:
Homegrown Los Angeles soul chanteuse Brit Manor is carving out her solo sound with a debut mini-album release on Brooklyn's Bastard Jazz label. The long time triple-threat caused previous sonic waves with her self-released EP series Autoportraits (2011), vocal features on label partner Captain Planet tracks like "In The Gray" (2014) and "Get You Some" (2011, featured prominently on the Orange Is The New Black), and touring and recording collaborations for Nick Waterhouse, Ty Segall, Yellow Alex & the Feelings, Kilo Kish and many more. She also participated in the prestigious Red Bull Music Academy in 2015. Only Child (mainly produced by Chuck Wild aka Captain Planet, and Mike Gao on "W8N4U") is a coming of age mini-album that conjures the spirits of a dark past and prays for a cosmic future. Its about taking stock of ourselves, letting go of old ghosts or habits, and moving forward in power and luminescence. Only Child explores reincarnation, parents, lovers, divinity, womanhood, depression, solitude and secrets. It is electronicly rooted future soul with organic instrumentation that should settle in the chest.