Brian Fennell creates emotive music that both breaks and soothes your heart as SYML, and if you haven’t already, it’s about time you listened. Apart from the fact that his music captures emotions that resonate so wonderfully and that his voice offers a warmth and sense of consolation, what makes Fennell such a great artist is his songwriting. He manages to paint pictures of pure emotion with words that hit you with such power that you simply can’t help but be carried away by the beauty of it all. If you’re a fan of the likes of How to Dress Well, Bon Iver or Perfume Genius, then you’ll absolutely adore the fragile and charming compositions of SYML.
Creating an intimacy and vulnerability, SYML delivers a heart rending version of his breakthrough single “Where’s My Love” which was released last year. Carried by the simplest of piano progressions, it’s SYML’s stunning voice that has you spellbound with each note, word and line, drawing you into his world. Despite the sparse production of the track, Fennell’s delicate and graceful voice coupled with his beautiful songwriting combine to create something truly powerful. It’s safe to say to say that you’ll have this on repeat for quite some time; enjoy the performance up top!