Catch the American artist in the UK this Autumn...

American songwriter Briston Maroney has shared the video for his gorgeous guitar pop hymn 'Fool's Gold'.

The artist's new 'Indiana' EP is a real joy, a refreshing blast of jangle-tinged indie recorded at a location in rural Kentucky.

EP highlight 'Fool's Gold' revels in the atmosphere of the South, and it owes a debt to Briston's decision to move back to Kentucky.

There's a taste of summer in the air, with his lilting vocal wrapping itself around an easeful melody, one part Byrds and two parts Big Star.

He comments: "'Fool’s Gold' was one of the first songs I wrote when I moved back to Nashville. It was the first time I realised that I had built up moving back to Nashville in my mind and it ended up not being what I expected. Unfortunately, it was the reality of something I didn’t want becoming real and trying to take it all with a grain of salt."

"As for the video, we wanted the video to be aesthetically pleasing while not taking itself too seriously. It’s also me humbly admitting that I was a jackass for expecting things to go the way I wanted them to."

Tune in now.

Catch Briston Maroney at the following UK shows:

October
24 Bristol Rough Trade
25 Manchester The Deaf Institue
26 Glasgow The Hug and Pint
27 Leeds Community Room @ Brudenell Social Club
28 London The Lexington
30 Brighton The Hope & Ruin

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