Texas-Native John Michael Howell has shared a new single called "Shoot Me Down". The musician was highly consistent throughout 2022, with several releases such as, “Hypothetically", "Locket", "8 O’Clock Alarm", and "I L O V E Y O U”, demonstrating his memorable songwriting skills and ethereal sound. John is back with a refreshing, wintery track tinged with tales of romance, making for an apt soundtrack to the chilly weather of January, as well as the rejuvenating feeling of the new year.
"Shoot Me Down" is a versatile, layered song that incorporates influences a variety of genres including folk with soft, ethereal guitars, and electronic, with crystalline synth stabs. Atop the rich bed of sounds, Howell shines as a vocalist with crisp, clean vocals that demonstrate his extensive range and dynamic songwriting. His chorus is especially mesmerizing, with his hypnotic melodies taking center stage atop a crescendo of emotive instruments.
"Shoot Me Down" marks another diverse track from Howell, who shows no signs of slowing down his output entering 2023, delivering a song packed with emotion and color.
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