Liverpool has always been a musical city.
It's a place where the residents seem to have a song on their lips, a tale in their belly. Louis Berry is no exception, with the Scouse songsmith picking up serious attention across the summer.
Snaring a publishing deal within hours of his debut show for BBC Introducing, the 23 year old artist has the easy-going charm of Jake Bugg but there's a growl, a bluesy bluster in his voice.
New track '.45' is online now, and it's a fantastic introduction to his world. Comparisons to The Strypes could be made, in Louis Berry's ability to channel classic influences in a new way.
Check it out now.