With two very impressive EPs under his belt and an album on the way, as well as well received festival slots over the Summer and support slots with the likes of Kodaline and Hozier, James Bay is a budding artist we’ve been keeping an eye on.
We suggest you do the same.
‘Hold Back The River’ is certainly one of James’ strongest tracks to date; a catchy, upbeat chorus reflecting off the familiar folk-rock sound we’ve seen plenty of on Bay’s EPs.
The music video is a real classic performance style reel. Simply what we want from an artist as raw and honest as James Bay.
Check it out below: