The Guv takes a clear level of care when crafting original songs, this latest release being a fine example of that. Skillfully balancing professionalism with genuine emotion, December In Istanbul Is a softly seductive pop song with a partly organic backdrop, country vibe, and a quickly uplifting rhythm. December In Istanbul builds up fairly slowly and maintains a mellow energy level for the most part –The Guv’s accessible voice leads the way through intimate and personal ideas, setting the scene well but also making sure to remain vague enough that the song can become relevant to anyone and everyone who hears it.
The Guv is a master of his craft. A talented musician and a songwriter from London UK. His vibe is calm yet energetic. With his awesome vocals and lyrics, you can be in your own imaginary world away from all the troubles of life. Though there’s a limited range in terms of the melodic changes on the track, this generally suits the smooth progression of the soundscape and the overall mellow mood of the finished piece. It’s an easy song to like, the beat keeps things moving while a select few intricacies add familiarity and something for singers and organic music fans alike to cling to.
The guitar solos offer a subtle hint of blues swagger that fills the gaps between vocals really well. The Guv allows the natural groove of the track to work its magic, changing the pace accordingly and offering a hint of falsetto for dynamic and to reinforce that hook – which, ultimately, makes for a subtle ear-worm of a moment. With his quality music, he is already quite famous among the fans and his fanbase is growing rapidly. In the future, we can hear much more authentic indie and country-pop hits from this wonderful artist.