“A brass-flecked heartbreaker that recalls Simon & Garfunkel and Sufjan Stevens” – Sunday Times Culture
“Each segment interlocks perfectly, enacting a moment of peace that feels much-needed at this point.” Clash
“Real aural therapy… wonderful” – Sian Eleri, BBC Radio 1
“This is very beautiful…Kings of Convenience meets Simon and Garfunkel at their harmonious best.. Very beautiful… lush and gorgeous harmonies there” – Chris Hawkins, BBC Radio 6
“This is called Latchkey and I really love it… Lovely to hear that kind of harmony coming back, I’ve always been a fan of that, it takes me back to the late 60s early 70s.” – Elton John
“This really struck a chord with me… that sounds absolutely fantastic” – John Kennedy, Radio X
Fast-rising folk-pop duo Memorial released their self-titled debut album in April 2022 through Lucy Rose’s Real Kind Records (Bess Atwell, Samantha Crain), featuring the previously shared offerings ‘Dialtone’, ‘Moth to a Flame’ and ‘Latchkey’, with the latter amassing over two million streams, featured on Spotify’s highly coveted ‘The Most Beautiful Songs in the World’ playlist, and nominated for Song of the Year at the 2022 AMA UK Awards. Touring relentlessly almost since the duo released their first music, they have already toured with and played alongside the likes of Courtney Marie Andrews, Flyte, Sea Power, Anais Mitchell, Richard Thompson, Amber Run, Bess Atwell and completed a very full summer of festivals.