It’s an interesting thing, how important it is for artists to challenge themselves and yet no one ever tells them to do that. Usually stemming from an inner desire, a resounding voice that won’t stop until new sounds are discovered. You can tell this was clearly the case with Gabrielle Aplin, and her latest EP, Avalon. Having a contrast between organic and electronic instrumentation has always been a mainstay for her music, but now its reached new heights. To think, that for the experienced Aplin, this is only just the beginning in terms of delving into new territory.

“I felt like I was letting go of my ego a bit.”

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