Elaine Palmer delivers an angelic performance with her new single titled ‘Wanderlust’. The song gives a small town/big dreams jab to the feels with Elaine’s beautifully weathered voice as she sings with a passion channeling her inner Patsy Cline combined with that special creativity that is all Elaine.
About Elaine Palmer
Following rave reviews from Americana media and a run of US/UK live dates, singer-songwriter Elaine Palmer is back with a new single today. Wanderlust is lifted from her new ‘Desert Songs’ EP and offers up shimmering guitars and pedal steel alongside Elaine’s gritty and honeyed vocals.
Wanderlust is an ode to Elaine’s daughter, a track of hope and adventure. Elaine tells a story of all the gifts and lessons in life you hope to pass down to your children. With warm electric guitar and brushed drums driving the track and M G Boulter supplying beautiful pedal steel, it takes us on a journey from big vast open spaces to delicate, intimate moments of beauty.
A celebrated songwriter and performer, Elaine has shared stages with an impressive roll-call of artists – she’s toured with KT Tunstall, David Gray, Paolo Nutini, King Creosote, Damien Rice, Donavan, and Joanna Newsome over the years as well as playing shows of her own around the world. She’s also picked up a string of accolades from the media for her three studio albums, with Mojo Magazine, Maverick Magazine and Uncut Magazine all delivering rave verdicts in album reviews and the iconic Bob Harris declaring himself a fan with airplay on his BBC Radio 2 show.
Elaine Palmer hails from an isolated village up on the North Yorkshire Moors but spent most of her life traveling back and forward to her family in Phoenix, Arizona. Growing up in an old Watermill in the wilds of Yorkshire Elaine surrounded herself by music, writing songs influenced by her surroundings both in Yorkshire and Arizona. Elaine finely honed her distinctive voice and built a reputation for her emotive mesmerizing stage presence. Elaine has released a handful of records and toured the UK and USA, sharing a stage with the likes of Joanna Newsom, Patty Griffin, Jesca Hoop, Dark Dark Dark.
Elaine’s success continued receiving airplay on Radio 2 by Bob Harris, declaring himself a fan and fantastic reviews from MOJO, UNCUT, Maverick, R2. ‘Still Life’ was released in 2017, playlisted by British Airways on all their flights Worldwide and received masses of airplay from UK and USA stations reaching the Top 10 in the Indie Charts.
Desert Songs, released in February 2019, is influenced by her travels in South West America and Mexico featuring MG Boulter 0n Pedal Steel.
‘With a beautifully conversational voice, an unerring sense of melody and a bittersweet and wistful repertoire, Elaine Palmer is undoubtedly a talent’
‘A rich and powerful voice that ranges from a subtle whisper to a full-blown bluesy edge and writes incredible songs that stand-up to repeated listenings’
‘The tight accompanying combo and light-touch production let the well-crafted songs do the work, resulting in an impressively textured album’
– R2 MAGAZINE
SOURCE: Official Bio