credit: Emma Lavelle

Strawberry Guy

Tiptoe between the toadstools of Liverpool’s city parks, and amongst the foliage you might find a Strawberry Guy, contemplating his next chord-progression. Composing hi-fi symphonies from within his humble abode, the Welsh-born songwriter is ready to share the fruits of his labour.

A one-man impressionist, painting majestic soundscapes, Strawberry Guy blends truthful lyrics with lush arrangements to conjure new emotive worlds. Inspired by composers of the Romantic period, or Debussy, Ravel, and other classical artists of the 1800s, his wonderland moves like a Monet painting where arpeggios dance between meadows of dazzling dynamics and dramatic key changes. His innocent uploads of 'Without You’ and ‘F-Song’ comfort 2 million Spotify listeners a month. ‘Mrs Magic’ has received 30 million streams, landing at #13 in its chart and countless fan-created videos have appeared on YouTube.

Imitating nature’s effect on emotion, like 70s songwriters, or the fantastical soundtracks accompanying vibrant scenes in the Japanese animated Studio Ghibli films and video games, landscape is brought to the fore. Monet’s picturesque Meadow at Giverny features as the album’s accompanying artwork.

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Events featuring Strawberry Guy

Mar 14, 2022
10:00pm — 10:40pm
Presented by
DIY Magazine
Mar 16, 2022
4:40pm — 5:10pm
Presented by
SXSW DAY PARTY British Music @ SXSW
Mar 16, 2022
9:30pm — 10:10pm

Details

From:

Liverpool, UK-ENGLAND

Genre:

Singer-Songwriter

Subgenre:

Alternative

Professional Connections:

Strawberry Guy is seeking the following:

  • Brand Partnership
  • Gear Endorsement
  • Other Artists to Tour With
  • PR/Publicity Agency
  • Producer/Studio Engineer
  • Publishing
  • Sync/Music Supervisors