Discovery: J. Portrait

Hope You Will Figure It Out is a new indie folk release from American singer-songwriter and musician J. Portrait.

By Jane Howkins

The song has has quite a melancholy feel to it, which suits the folky style of song well. Lyrically, the track is about ‘a character’s crumbling saviour complex’, making for an interesting feel. The music is rather soft, with an acoustic guitar melody making up the main rhythm and melody for the song, mixing well with J. Portrait’s soft vocal lines. You can find the song below: