Hot on the heels of her last single ‘Sutherland Avenue’, Greece’s rising alternative-folk star, Irene Skylakaki is ready to unveil her fourth studio album, Souvenir. The album follows the release of a number of highly successful singles including the aforementioned ‘Sutherland Avenue’, ‘Dreamy’, ‘Mary Smiles’ and the album’s namesake, ‘Souvenir’, all of which have received a fantastic reception from fans and press alike.
With three albums and a number of EP’s in her discography, Irene is a seasoned connoisseur when it comes to making music. Her songs are known for their deeply personal and emotionally revealing lyrics, intertwined with experimental and ever-evolving elements, the focus track from Souvenir is no exception. A smooth alt-folk single, ‘Thank You. For Good Science’, incorporates some subtle rock elements thanks to the gentle electric guitar riffs which give the track a strangely eerie feel, especially when paired with Irene’s soothing, soft and exquisitely whisper-like vocals. // Continue to the full article