Album: How You’ll Grow
Release Date: March 16, 2018
Genre: Ork Pop
Freedom Baby is a boyfriend/girlfriend duo from Toronto. Their EP How You’ll Grow was released on March 16th, 2018.
The EP opens with a beautiful and intricate ukulele line, that is soon joined by horns, and then percussion. “When We Go,” is a track brimming with various instruments and tight harmonies, without ever sounding cluttered or meandering. It’s a song that grabs and holds your attention and catapults the listener into Freedom Baby’s unique and alluring sound.
The second track “My Force” opens with “I can feel it in your beating heart/I can taste it on your lips and your tongue/the world’s gonna end this way, this way, this way.” The song is catchy and captivating.
Track three is “The Stranger,” a rock song heavy on the guitars and drums. The whole track racing forward with a driving beat, towards the spectacular outro.
The EP ends with “Drag The Lake,” a nuanced ballad that leaves the listener wanting more.
Megan is an indie-pop singer/songwriter from Barrie, Ontario. She is self-taught on piano, ukulele, and guitar. With a flair for storytelling, her unique sound has been compared to Amy Winehouse, Hayley Williams, and Halsey. Other than music, she has always had a strong passion for reading and writing and is excited to be contributing to Canadian Beats.