In the music online video for her most up-to-date solitary “London is Lonely,” Holly Humberstone endures a storm of solitude as she attempts to locate balance among chaos. The single, which marks the singer and songwriter’s very first release given that sharing her acclaimed EP The Partitions Are Way Much too Skinny in 2021, arrived in January via Polydor / Darkroom / Interscope Information.
“I preferred this video to sum up how I felt when I first moved to London, when I was spinning out of command and awaiting an imminent collision,” Humberstone shared in a statement. “It appears like a lucid aspiration as I try out to continue to be centered.”
Throughout the video clip, Humberstone is seated in the heart of a darkish tunnel where by the shifts in lighting illuminate the singer in the isolation she describes throughout “London is Lonely,” singing: “Any moment now I swear I’m gonna get rid of my brain / So a lot of men and women, it’s so quick to get shed occasionally / And this winter is heading on also long / Nevertheless it never snow below / It stays pretty chilly and I pass up your warmth.”
Of the track, she shared: “I wrote London Is Lonely back again in February 2020 suitable right before the pandemic hit below in the Uk. I had just moved out of my childhood house down to London and experienced spent the previous number of months feeling actually trapped and by yourself in my very small flat with strangers. London felt so intensive and whilst there were being so many men and women all around me, I felt even a lot more isolated and like I didn’t belong. I sort of misplaced myself in the town. I didn’t just know who I was any more, and so heading property and producing felt like my harmless house to procedure every little thing.”
“It’s funny now listening to the song almost two many years on, article-pandemic, and feeling like practically nothing a lot has changed at all,” she continued. “I’m continue to hoping to uncover my put right here and make it my residence and so it felt suitable to place this track out into the entire world proper now, when so lots of other people today are likely experience lost suitable now far too.”
Humberstone is escaping from the loneliness of London this spring as she heads out on tour with Female In Red and Olivia Rodrigo. The singer will complete in New York, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Toronto, Atlanta, Houston, and far more as an opener on the Bitter tour. In April, she’ll consider the stage for the first time at Coachella ahead of returning to the U.K. for a run of tour dates and pageant appearances. Extra facts can be identified on the formal Holly Humberstone site.