Rising alt-pop artist OAKLND delivers addictive single “Paris,” a feel-good production which brings elements of indie and electro-pop together in an ambient and emotive swirl. The breezy offering showcases a delicate balance of vulnerable song writing and an uplifting soundscape, as the laid-back vocals weave through the ebb and flow of rhythmic percussions.
Co-produced by Casey Barth, “Paris,” is a burst of indie sensibilities glimmering with tinges of dream-pop as the instrumentals move seamlessly across genres even as the trademark blend of hazy chillwave and polished R&B soundremains at the heart of OAKLND’s musicality.
Honest and open yet sprinkled with intrigue, OAKLND creates transportive sonic worlds that pull us in, taking us on a journey while cushioned on his rich arrangements.Reminiscent of artists like LANY and The 1975, OAKLND artistry’s is the result of a steady combination of poignant lyricism and versatile production skills, with his ever-present ability to uplift us with his euphonic tunes that grabs our attention from the first notes.
From his debut single “Hold On,” in 2017 this rising star has been steadily building his presence in the industry. With an easy-going vibe, “Paris,” his first release of this year is yet another one of his marks in the alt-pop scene as he reminds us why he’s an act worth keeping on your radar.