Photographs by Claudia Alves
Hey Mr Cowboy is an eerie, atmospheric and affecting track, full of swelling tremolo guitars and somber percussion, carrying Charlotte’s fierce, storytelling vocals. The ‘Shelter’ EP is released on 20th October, 2017 via Let It Go Records on Limited Edition 10″ vinyl.
“This is the very first song I’ve written which isn’t about myself or ended up being, subconsciously,” analyses Charlotte. “I watched a friend of mine, invest so much energy into a partner that wasn’t at all good for her and I could see her slowly losing herself. It’s a warning song, a siren and a reminder of how important it is to make sure we find the time and have the energy to always take care of and love ourselves, ultimately above or before anybody else.”
You can pre-order the EP here.
Listen to Hey Mr Cowboy below.
Click here if you can’t see the track.
Charlotte is on tour across the UK from October 23rd, full dates are below. Tickets are available via her website.Monday 23rd October – The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham
Tuesday 24th October – Open, Norwich
Wednesday 25th October – Star Inn, Guildford
Thursday 26th October – Record Junkee, Sheffield
Friday 27th October – The Cookie, Leicester
Sunday 29th October – Surf Cafe, Tynemouth (free entry)
Wednesday 1st November – St Pancras Old Church, London
Tickets are available now from www.charlottecarpentermusic.com/tour