Melbourne singer-songwriter, Harp Samuels, has put in all of his emotional experiences into his single, "Breathe". Austin- based KUTX features the single as their "Song of the Day". Read more here!
Harp Samuels is an Australian born singer/ songwriter, producer and multi instrumentalist.
His progressive musical style combines neo-folk and ambience, partnered with a vulnerable and emotive approach to vocal storytelling.
Inspired by the recent loss of his Father and previous loss of his Mother, his latest project ‘Breathe,’ is an alphabetically ordered ode to chaos, tension, hope, and an exploration of both the finite and our relationship with the eternal.
His debut album ‘Wanting’ received widespread radio play in the USA, several hundred thousand streams, as well as features on MTV unplugged, The Bluegrass Situation, Tunecore, and outlets such as Atwood Magazine who write, "Melbourne born Harp Samuels exudes talent and feeling."
In addition to music, Harp is an active filmmaker, award winning photographer and creative artist who loves travelling and is obsessed with beauty in all of its forms.
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The new ambient folktronica single, “Away” from Melbourne singer songwriter Harp Samuels vulnerably depicts a new reality in the aftermath of losing a loved one. He captures the haze and strangeness of his father’s death and translates that into a whispering electronic ache that flows and floats about a distant, dark space.
Harp Samuels, a Melbourne-based singer/songwriter, has a new ambient-folk album titled Breathe, out September 14. This is an album created in the aftermath of his father's death. Already having lost his mother over a decade ago, Samuels is no stranger to loss, and his Social Stance is a great example of how real and strange losing a loved one can be. Read it now.
"Distorted sounds create a feeling of unease and edginess, contrasting with, to use Harp’s own description, “celestial sounds”, giving a more hopeful, metaphysical tone." [8/8/18]
Nothing But Hope and Passion
"It’s a tender and soft yet very powerful affair, one that forces the listener to slow down for a bit, give the song its space to unfold its beauty. " [8/2/18]
"A profound singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Melbourne-born Harp Samuels exudes talent and feeling."
"All of the emotions Harp felt during those tough times were channeled to create this haunting, ambient-folk song." [7/10/18]
Karina Marquez, Imperfect Fifth
"Samuels bares his soul in the haunting way that only music can do. The lyrics are few and far between, yet they manage to encapsulate the same amount of emotion, or even more, than most ballads."
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