Talking about the track, she says, “‘Beautiful Soul’ is a song of love and appreciation for anybody you love dearly who may be going through a shit time and needs to hear that nothing is ever permanent. As my mum always says, ‘this too shall pass’.”
Accompanied by a video created by acclaimed artist / designed Raissa Pardini, Raissa adds, “Katy’s videos are somehow connected yet very different to each other. I think you could do anything for Katy and will always look related to her music. And that’s because it’s inspiring. I started drafting things while listening to her voice and lyrics and the process just followed. It’s great when that happens because visuals are purely inspired by the music and something unique can be created. Though of course I took inspirations from somewhere. In the latest video I experimented with old 20s/30s animations made by women. The lighting, the geometrical patterns. Those are the stories that other women told us through animation before and I wanted to be inspired by them as much as possible. It’s an homage to all these animated tales and strong women.”
See Katy live at the following dates.
14 - ESNS 2021 - virtual performance (22:30 GMT)
22 - Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms*
23 - Exeter, Phoenix*
26 - Oxford, The Bullingdon
27 - Leeds, Brudenell Social Club*
28 - Birmingham, Glee Club*
29 - Nottingham, Rescue Rooms*
30 - Hull, The Welly*
03 - York, Fulford Arms
04 - Middlesbrough, Westgarth Social Club
05 - Newcastle, Students Union*
06 - Glasgow, St. Lukes*
07 - Kendall, The Brewery Arts Centre*
08 - Stoke, The Sugarmill*
11 - Bristol, Trinity*
12 - Cardiff, The Globe*
07 - Southampton, Heartbreakers
09 - Bristol, The Louisiana
10 - Guildford, Boileroom
11 - London, Moth Club
12 - Bedford, Bedford Esquires
13 - Margate, Elsewhere
15 - Plymouth, The Junction
02-05 - End Of The Road Festival
02-05 - Moseley Folk Festival
* = supporting BC Camplight
More like this
On second album ‘Sound of the Morning’, Katy J Pearson is shedding ill-fitting genre tags and simply aiming to make beautiful, strong songs. Mission emphatically accomplished.
An album teeming with life - brimming with the joy of human connection.
It’s the latest preview of her upcoming album ‘Sound of the Morning’.
It’s the latest track lifted from her new album, ‘Sound of the Morning’.