Joe Booley is a 20 year-old singer-songwriter from Hampshire who has been active on the local and national scene since 2012. In the last five years Joe has built a strong and loyal fanbase and has release a discography built of four EPs and five singles.
With a UK tour and large support slots for the likes of Blair Dunlop, Nell Bryden, Flyte, Treetop Flyers etc. Joe is looking to have an incredibly successful year with the release of his Debut Album Transformations. All of this was done while running his own record label, Beth Shalom Records.
Having been two years in the making, Transformations is a collection of songs regarding love, loss, memories of childhood and adolescence. Stretching over 8 tracks this album demonstrates Joe’s subtlety in both production and performance.
On the album you can here varied influences. From the quiet music of Keaton Henson, Julien Baker, Radiohead and Damien Rice. Post-rock build ups of Sigur Ros and the electronic influence of Bon Iver.
Artist’s website: https://joebooleymusic.bandcamp.com
‘Rearrange’ – live at Sofar, Winchester: