Blair Jollands describes his cinematic songwriting as "country and eastern", a smart reference for songs which nod towards the sweeping drama of Nick Cave, the lush, elegant melodies of Scott Walker and the soulful swagger of Rufus Wainwright.
Video Premiere: Blair Jollands - Carve It Up
New video from the acclaimed Kiwi singer-songwriter
Carve It Up is taken from the New Zealand-born, East London resident's as-yet-untitled third album, due in autumn, and confirms his burgeoning reputation as a true craftsman. Check it out below.