The monitor 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 monitor, “Straightforward To Love.”
It is the primary single to be launched from the EP, PINK CLOUD, which is able to paying homage to these “on a pink cloud,” that means a stage of early dependancy restoration. Opening with melodic keys and comfortable, sensual lyricism, “Straightforward 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 rapidly picks up the tempo at a speedy fee. At concerning the midway level, “Straightforward 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 monitor here.
The brand new tune speaks to the benefit of surrendering elements 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 final word check.
“Issues are simple to like,” Corkal explains. “And that may simply translate to individuals, or your accomplice, or pals, but it surely’s additionally simple to like issues that aren’t good for us.”
In response to Corkal, the monitor has two meanings. The extra apparent connection is being in a relationship with somebody who could or is probably not 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 if you get up and understand 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 ‘Straightforward To Love’ additionally represents how drug use will be romanticized and provide help to escape actuality… shining a light-weight on actuality versus fantasy,” Corkal continues. “The drop represents the affect and the shock of actuality hitting you if 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. Right now, the discharge date for has not but been introduced.