Sluka; Musicians: Christopher Sluka: Vocals, guitar and keyboards; Anna Eppink: bass; Michael Bédard: drums; Nico Hueso: Violin and viola; Erdis Maxhelaku: Cello; Brad Steinwehe: Trumpet; and Jordan Morita: Trombone
Single: “Happy in your world; »Release: August 27, 2021; Produced, designed, mixed and mastered by Grammy Award winner Alan Sanderson at the Pacific Beat Recording Studio in San Diego
Encouraging people to understand and love each other during today’s difficult times is one of the most vital messages artists can emphasize in their creative work. San Diego-based alternative rock band Sluka, led by singer-songwriter Christopher Sluka, reminds listeners to remember how alike everyone is and to regard their kinship as preeminent, over their new one. progressive rock single, “Happy in Your World”.
The song, which was released with a music video, is the third single from the band’s 13th album, “Figure It Out.” The track is an epic rock opera that pleads for everyone to unite during the current medical and political crises.
“Happy in Your World”, which draws inspiration from alternative rock artists such as David Bowie, Peter Gabriel and Depeche Mode, immediately draws its listener into its dramatic interweaving of vocals and instruments. Sluka’s strong and impressive vocal range is the real star of the song as it intensely emphasizes the importance of loving people. Its passionate tones imbue the lyrics of the classic rock ballad with tender emotions and bring the story’s poignant message to life. But her voice is supported by equally remarkable instrumentals, especially the elegant, yet equally heart-wrenching strings, and elegant classical piano chords.
The engaging music video for “Happy in Your World” features Sluka playing the piano and her fellow students playing their instruments, which are interwoven with tantalizing moments of people in their daily lives hugging each other. The images are mixed in a powerful mix of muted colors and black and white, which underscores how repressed or hopeless people are feeling in certain situations right now.
“Happy in Your World” is an epic rock opera that calls on Sluka’s listeners to unite and support each other during the crises of isolation currently plaguing the world. Driven by elegant strings and piano chords, the strong vocal range of the eponymous singer and the powerful images of her music video, the rock ballad is one of the most important songs of the year, as it emphasizes the vital message that unity and acceptance are so important in contemporary music. company.
For more information on Sluka, visit the band’s Spotify page.