Cloud Boat is the lush, dreamy electronic offspring of Tom Clarke and Sam Rickett. Ghostly, grief-stricken single ‘Youthern’ sports a similar production style to that of the magnificent James Blake; partly due to its sparse, minimalistic and emotive nature, but also because of Tom Clarke’s reverbed vocals.
Previously released single ‘Wanderlust’ screams Burial and Active Child:
Both tracks can be found on Cloud Boat’s forthcoming LP, Book of Hours, which is out at the end of May. You can pre-order your copy now from iTunes.
The ‘Youthern’ single also comes with B-side track ‘Hammerspace,’ available on iTunes this week.