Jason Lyles channels his emotions into songwriting on newest track “Deflated”

Date:

Jason Lyles‘ latest single and video, “Deflated,” serves as a first-person narrative exploring the process of dying and coming to terms with it. Collaborating with long-time producer Andrew Preavett and violin virtuoso Stephanie Brooks at Breaker 17 Studio, Lyles crafts a deeply personal yet universally resonant composition that touches upon the inevitable experience of loss.

Inspired by witnessing the decline of a beloved pet, Lyles channels his emotions into songwriting, offering catharsis for both himself and listeners. “Deflated” confronts mortality head-on, using the metaphor of deflation to symbolize life slipping away.

Continuing into 2D stop-motion animation, following the success of “The Light,” Lyles collaborates with print artist Alex Birghenthal of Fox and Fish Printing for the accompanying music video. Through charming visuals featuring a balloon character and animal companions, Birghenthal crafts a narrative that beautifully juxtaposes darkness with adorable imagery. Described as the “cutest video to cry to” and reminiscent of a pop-up book about loss, the video adds another layer of depth to the song’s message.

With grunge-inspired guitar and drums juxtaposed with a beautiful string arrangement and lush vocal harmonies, the track strikes a delicate balance between darkness and upliftment.

Follow Jason Lyles:
Instagram // Website // Facebook

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Popular

More like this
Related

Born Runner releases ” Lose Yourself Tonight”

Born Runner is back at it again with another...

Loveless Release New Single, “I Love It When It Rains”

Following the success of their infectious single "Addicted" earlier...

Gold Stars For Everyone gets 5 stars from us for “Parallax”

Have you ever wanted to listen to a band...

Taylor Swift is poetically vulnerable in ‘The Tortured Poets Department’

Recommended Tracks: “Fortnight”, “loml”, “Who’s Afraid of Little Old...