Indie music rising star Zander Rhodes is back with a brand new single ‘The Only Way I Know‘
In this new magnificent single “The Only Way I Know”, Zander consistently impressing with his masterful songwriting, serene vocals, and golden acoustic tones, the English born musician has left a revered trail of releases since 2019, including his third EP ‘The Great Unknown’ earlier this year.
Rhodes begins with gentle confidence as deft fingers pick at the acoustic guitar, anchored by a steady percussive heartbeat. Clouds part as tranquil vocals soar above the waves, climbing in intensity for a chorus that swims with joyful acoustic layers.
In his new single ‘The Only Way I Know’, the rising indie music artist overcomes his feelings of isolation by looking to nature, expressing his love for the Australian coastline with a hearty dose of uplifting surf-folk goodness.
The second verse brings a building melodic vibrance as the sun reaches its peak at the next chorus. Repeated for a subdued effect, Rhodes returns in full force, delivering an awe-drenched raspy vocal tone, just in time to watch the sunset across the water.
Rhodes writes about the beauty of Australia, bringing a picturesque yearning to his music that calls to anyone who feels the pull of the ocean.
Zander says, “Having spent most of my life in the UK, and with the borders being closed this year, I’ve felt more isolated from my family than ever before. But I also feel a deep connection to the land and lifestyle of Australia, and I count my lucky stars that I get to explore this amazing coastline every weekend.“
Zander Rhodes’ sound is often compared with local contemporaries such as Ziggy Alberts, Tay Oskee and Kyle Lionhart.