The Melancholy Blue EP is an honest, stunning collection of songs exploring some of the most challenging obstacles which people face on an everyday basis, from heartbreak and loss, to betrayal and temptation.
Originally written as a poem, the title track ‘Melancholy Blue’ explores the sense of grief and longing, which so many feel towards the end of a relationship. Lucy’s gift for song writing is showcased beautifully throughout her EP, flawlessly matched by her ethereal vocals, allowing the listener to connect on a personal level and be taken on their own emotional journey.
Lucy Booth is a 21-year-old singer-songwriter from Yorkshire. She is currently working on her debut EP, ‘Melancholy Blue’, to be released in June 2019. Lucy’s alternative-pop songs combine enchanting melodies with a pure, warm voice. Her sound has an ethereal, dream-like quality yet her music remains catchy and well-constructed. Her poetic and reflective lyrics come from the heart; Lucy finds the resilience of humanity inspiring, and her songs explore some of the most challenging obstacles which people face on an everyday basis, from heartbreak and betrayal, to temptation and inequality. Lucy’s sweet vocal timbres resemble artists such as Gabrielle Aplin and Birdy, whilst the moody, melancholy atmosphere of her music is reminiscent of Lana Del Rey, Billy Eilish and Aurora. The artist is currently based in Leeds at performs regularly at Open Mic nights around the city.