But they got a much-needed shot of confidence and managed to overcome this slump after Higher Love hitmaker James Vincent McMorrow
signed up to produce their second album, Just To Exist.
At home, I've been listening to the new Lorde album and James Vincent Mcmorrow
's latest as well.
JAMES VINCENT MCMORROW
- We Move HHH HH THIS starts brilliantly, with first single Rising Water.
Comparisons with the likes of Bon Iver, Ben Howard and James Vincent McMorrow
Fionn Regan, Damien Rice and James Vincent McMorrow
are some of those at the vanguard of this movement.
THE 3 COUNTDOWN CONCERT FEATURING KODALINE With special guests JAMES VINCENT MCMORROW
THE DUBLIN LEGENDS WALKING ON CARS THE WHEREABOUTS 31 December
They came home with a four strong debut EP, August 2012's Battles, dipping its hat to James Vincent McMorrow
. Elsewhere, the band looked to the folk'n'roll Hall of Fame - Simon and Garfunkel, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Damien Rice - for cues.
Tyler joins James Vincent McMorrow
, Beck and Nile Rogers at this year's Electric Picnic.
James Vincent McMorrow
, Tuesday, City Halls Irish singersongwriter, beloved of BBC Radio 6 Music, showcases songs from brilliant new album Post Tropical.
The Nebraska singer-songwriter draws comparisons to artists such as James Vincent McMorrow
, Ray LaMontagne and Bright Eyes, and is known for his intimate vocal style and bittersweet lyrics, often dealing with tragedy, religion, and substance abuse.
Bo performed Coldplay's Charlie Brown and Tyler sang Higher Love by James Vincent McMorrow
. But in the end it was Leanne who finished on top and was named The Voice - winning a recording contract with Universal.
Way down at 32 is the second new entry from James Vincent McMorrow
and his stripped back version of the Steve Winwood classic Higher Love.