Discovery: Ferris & Sylvester

Ferris & Sylvester are a British acoustic folk duo who are starting to make a splash on both sides of the Atlantic. With their debut album Superhuman on the way, they’ve just released the latest single from it. It’s called Breadwinner.

By Graeme Smith

Breadwinner is a stunningly honest track, sharing the story of a relationship strained not through a lack of love but a lack of cash. The duo’s approach to telling the story is simply wonderful, with attention paid to vocal delivery, bluesy instrumentals and a soulful chorus that will stay with you.

It’s easy to see why there’s so much hype springing up around Ferris & Sylvester right now. Breadwinner is a track that demands to be spread far and wide. You can give it a listen below.