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Gus Ring

For Us Lonely Souls (Kick The Flame)

If you’re in the market for some Scandi-noir, of the aural variety, then this fella is packing some of the murky stuff. He’s described the release as a homage to loneliness, a dedication to the lost souls trying to find their place in the world, and it’s full of darkpop indie that weaves together heavy mellotron bass, soaring ambient guitars, classical piano lines and his powerful, yet strangely fragile, vocals.