Following the acclaimed release of his debut EP Revisions, Elijah Blond is back with more dreamy sounds on his latest single, “Himalayas.” The upbeat indie single is about taking the time to find inner peace through escape. “Himalayas” acts as a vacation for listeners who need a break from the world. Elijah Blond wrote the track as a way to block out negativity, attaining peace through songwriting, like journaling thoughts. Working with KNOWN. for the first time, another Vancouver native and indie pop artist who recently debuted at #10 on the iTunes charts. The two singers coming together, with producer KULTARGOTBOUNCE to create an effortless synergy on “Himalayas.”
The vibrant single is the perfect track for when life gets overwhelming. With bright harmonies and smooth instrumentals, “Himalayas” is a feel-good, genre-blending song. “Trying to attain peace of mind through this single, it’s the extreme of dipping out to the Himalayas. It’s really about finding peace, being able to block out the negativity surrounding me at the time,” Said Elijah Blond about the inspiration behind the lyrics.
““Himalayas” feels like an escape. When things get overwhelming sometimes you just want to run away and clear your mind. “Himalayas” is the perfect soundtrack for these moments.”
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