Sam Wickens – Ravens & Crows | A mournful tribute to the poetic art moulded from pain
There are some songs that immediately grasp your attention. However, Sam Wickens’, ‘Ravens and Crows’, is a ballad that not only hooks you straight away but is so hauntingly beautiful, the thirst for more is immense. The singer-songwriter has sublime vocals comparable to that of the incredible Jeff Buckley and writes powerful, poetic music that is enough to move mountains, let alone the human soul. ‘Ravens and Crows’ uses metaphors and delicate description to depict heartbreak in its purest form. Laced between dramatic, yet soft instrumentation, Wickens’ voice is a light in the darkness; revealing the grace in accepting anguish.