French multi-instrumentalist/producer/singer Vincent Fenton aka FKJ (short for French Kiwi Juice) has released smooth piano-laden track ‘Is Magic Gone’. Best- known for sax-skilled improv- collab ‘Tadow’ with Masego (which currently stands at 73 million YouTube views and 43 million online streams), this track marks the music maestro’s first release with new home label AWAL Recordings and Mom+Pop Music (US). ‘Is Magic Gone’ served as musical therapy for the artist, stating the track was ‘written on the bus while touring the US’ at night during ‘a strong emotional time’. Full of melody, warmth and electronic sprinklings featuring funky basslines and tight guitar riffs, this tune’s ambitious explorations of jazz and soul concludes that despite the title, FKJ’s magic is far from gone.
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