The observe marks the primary glimpse into Corkal’s forthcoming “PINK CLOUD” EP.
As he gears up for his upcoming debut EP, budding Vancouver-based artist Chris Corkal has launched a brand new observe, “Simple To Love.”
It is the primary single to be launched from the EP, PINK CLOUD, which can paying homage to these “on a pink cloud,” that means a stage of early dependancy restoration. Opening with melodic keys and mushy, sensual lyricism, “Simple To Love” gently pulls us in. Earlier than lengthy, emotive violin riffs take the fore whereas hypnotic vocals proceed to loop within the background.
What was as soon as a mellow soundscape shortly picks up the tempo at a fast charge. At in regards to the midway level, “Simple To Love” takes a deep dive as a riveting liquid drum & bass beat swoops in to entrance us. Take a hear beneath and stream the observe right here.
The brand new tune speaks to the benefit of surrendering components of your self to a relationship when it’s new and exhilarating. Nevertheless, the push fades in time, and that is when relationships are put to the last word check.
“Issues are simple to like,” Corkal explains. “And that may simply translate to folks, or your accomplice, or pals, but it surely’s additionally simple to like issues that aren’t good for us.”
Cowl artwork for Chris Corkal’s “Simple To Love” single.
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Based on Corkal, the observe has two meanings. The extra apparent connection is being in a relationship with somebody who could or might not be simple to like.
“The buildup represents the journey and kooky expertise of falling in love when life goes nicely for you and your family members, and the drop is the sensation while you get up and notice that issues aren’t figuring out the way you initially thought they might,” he says matter-of-factly.
The second is a relationship that somebody can have with substance.
“The buildup in ‘Simple To Love’ additionally represents how drug use may be romanticized and aid you escape actuality… shining a light-weight on actuality versus fantasy,” Corkal continues. “The drop represents the affect and the shock of actuality hitting you while you’ve misplaced management and it is seemingly too late to show again.”
Corkal dedicates his forthcoming PINK CLOUD EP to his late brother, Richard, who tragically misplaced his battle of substance dependancy. Presently, the discharge date for has not but been introduced.
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