Brooding and subtle harmony accompany an ethereal sounding production on Barry Wilsons voice during “Finale feat. Sara Ryan”. The chords are rich and dense with tension as the arrangement layers in a variety of instruments that create a lush production. Lyrically the song is nostalgic and heartbreaking with undertones of angst and anguish. The music video features a couple going through relationship troubles. “Finale” might not be everyones cup of tea but for the music enthusiast that enjoys an intricate arrangement that has layers upon layers to get lost in, this is for you. Check out the music video for “Finale” below as well as some more information provided by the artist.
FROM THE ARTIST:
Finale is the concluding music video and single offering prior to the debut album release from Barry Wilson.
The piece, written and arranged by Barry Wilson, is a dark ballad of sorts combining rich orchestration between a full band, string section and brass section, interwoven to create a unique sound with strong emotional resonance both lyrically and musically.
An impossible-to-pigeon-hole sonic experience with captivating lyrics questions the diluted nature of our relationships with others and the world as we strive to create the best versions of ourselves online while sacrificing our own and others genuine happiness.
The video, directed and edited by Cork-based videographers Isla Media, reflects a relationship in crisis and how living in denial of the breakdown further poisons the well.
Finale features the breathtaking voice of Sara Ryan; an award-winning Irish songwriter who has lent her immense talents to Barry Wilsons project before on their collaboration Starlight released last year.