Jessie Monk: ‘Here, Now’

Jessie Monk: ‘Here, Now’

Taken from the EP of the same name, Jessie Monk delivers a lesson in sonic mindfulness with ‘Here, Now‘. 

Letting her vocal take centre stage, Monk’s lyricism channels vulnerability, hope, honesty and a means to make peace with oneself. 

Her vocals pivot between a more classical style and folk/indie inspirations but all combined it feels remarkably refreshing. There are also some fascinating jars from the string section which provide discordance and a subsequent seriousness within the song’s arrangement. 

This is an entry point for new explorers of her music and one that will have listeners grappling for more. 

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