Ayrton Jimenez - We'll Build Something New
Ayrton Jimenez delivers a hushed awe over the intimate folk musings of “We’ll Build Something New”. With keep the sound to the essentials there is a raw grit and soul that runs through the story. His lyrics are chosen with care for he bares his very soul throughout. Verses are sculpted, every word chosen with care. The accompaniment too has a quiet reverence to it. Best of all, by keeping the instrumental variety to the basics the song gains a timelessness. Honestly it is impossible to predict where it came from for it takes from the strong singer-songwriter tradition in the best way, full of such depth.
From the very beginning there is a quiet soft-spoken attitude to the work. Everything in the work has a fantastic balance to it. Interplay amongst the group gives it a pastoral beauty. Notes of Nick Drake’s easy-going, optimistic works appear throughout further adding to the classic sensibility that the song presents. Guitar work features a great nimbleness, crisp and serving as a perfect counterpoint to the power of the vocals. Easy to get lost in there is a kindness to the sound. Warm as a blanket the atmosphere wraps itself around the listener feeling ever so comforting. Nearly dream-like at times, the genteel stately spirit of the song never lets up, instead becoming something that has a great loveliness to it, touching the very heart.
“We’ll Build Something New” features the undeniable power of Ayrton Jimenez in exploring a universe that feels uniquely his own.