mystic music-maker. london.
Honey Gentry is a London-raised singer and songwriter. Her second EP, Dreamlover, is out now and follows debut EP, Moonlight. In January 2019, NME Magazine named Honey Gentry as part of the NME100 – artists they have tipped to watch in 2019, calling her “the rising singer-songwriter making elegantly sad pop to break your heart”.
Moonlight was “dreamily dark… deeply hypnotic” (Bristol in Stereo), “delicious in every way” (Comeherefloyd) and “beautiful and unforgettable” (diamonddeposits).
RECENT NEWS FOR HONEY GENTRY
DREAMLOVER SINGLE RELEASED 8 AUGUST 2019
“The song itself is at times a nostalgia trip, laced with reverb-soaked guitars, dripping one after the other as Honey reflects, “In my dreams, in my dreams…”” – Atwood Magazine, Dreamlover Premiere
DAYDREAM BABY SINGLE RELEASED 14 JUNE 2019
“Dramatic, quietly restrained, and with a melancholic undertone that pervades throughout, Honey’s star is truly in the ascendancy.” – Record of the Day
“…an artist worth keeping an eye on.” – DORK
“The rising singer-songwriter making elegantly sad pop to break your heart” – NME, The NME 100: Essential New Artists for 2019
According to NME:
“USP: A sigh that feels like it weighs a tonne, but only serves to make her songs more magical.
Why you’re going to love them: Honey Gentry knows how to craft a song for those days when you can barely lift your head off the pillow – lethargic but beautiful and poised in its misery. That all she needs is her emotive voice and barely more than a guitar to make you feel at one with her marks her out as someone very special.
Key track: ‘Bleed, Honey’.
Honey Gentry is…
“…stripped-back and blissful”
– Born Music Online (Heaven, California, April 2018)
– thnksfrthrvw (Golden Heart, February 2017)
“…like a Bond theme from the ’70s”
– Bristol Live Magazine
“She rips away at the surface until the emotional resonance is all that remains.”
– Music Defined
“Earnest pop with a solid sheen of soul.”
– Diamond Deposits, featuring Golden Heart in Tracks of 2017
All music written and produced by Honey Gentry and Ruben Elbrond-Palmer