Boo Hewerdine – Swimming In Mercury (Reveal Records, 2017)
Although British singer-songwriter Boo Hewerdine is considered a folk singer in the UK, Swimming in Mercury doesn’t show much of a trace of traditional music. Instead, it’s a set of pop songs, with plenty of hooks that should appeal to British pop music fans.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.