Emerging Victoria talent Joy Canopy probes complex emotional spaces with sophistication belying his newcomer status on the starkly beautiful ‘In Colour’.
David Eppich’s hushed vocals float above driving piano chords, shimmering synths and addictive breakbeats carrying the listener inward on waves of diaphanous sound.
Eppich asserts his own aesthetic with an unforced melancholia and textural depth. When subdued beats surface amidst shadowy dream-pop reveries, they land with the weight of a reckoning long deferred.
This is an auspicious opening statement from an emotive new talent finding his voice.