Hailing from the seaside town of Bangor, Northern Ireland, Foy Vance's musical background was heavily influenced by his early relocation to Oklahoma, where he absorbed the folkish horizons of the American Midwest that would shape his songwriting.

However, it was not until he returned to Ireland that Foy began writing his own songs, beautiful pieces of an emotional bridge built between both sides of the Atlantic, the duality of his roots resonating on the deep, haunting melodies he surrounds himself with.

After having toured with acts like Ed Sheeran, Michael Kiwanuka or Laura Mvula, Foy Vance is pushing his new album, Joy Of Nothing, which is released on August 26th through Glassnote Records (pre-order it here).

Listen to the astonishing track 'At Least My Heart Was Open' below, and look out for further tracks from Mr. Vance over the coming weeks, as he plans on sharing a song a day in the lead up to the release of his new album!

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