New Release Premiere: Pavey Ark – Hidden Hills

Alt-folk 5-piece Pavey Ark are set to release their debut EP Leaf By Leaf tomorrow on Friday 26th May, but we’re delighted that we can bring you their new single today, with a premiere of Hidden Hills

This searching new song is reminiscent of early records by The National and Fleet Foxes, and is driven by interwoven fingerpicked acoustic guitars, swelling strings and percussive drums

Take a listen below…

Lead singer-songwriter says about the track, ‘We are just a brief flicker in comparison to everything around us,” he explains. “It was all here long before we arrived and will be around long after we’re gone. It’s about meeting the person you love, a chance encounter within that huge expanse of time – and how special that is”

Since forming in Hull in February 2016, Pavey Ark have wasted no time in establishing themselves as one of the best new acts in the UK City of Culture. Led by singer-songwriter Neil Thomas, the band have performed on two Glastonbury stages, Festival 8 and more

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