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CRIS CAP

WE REVIEW THE NEW EP FROM CRIS CAP – UNREQUITED

Cris Cap, hailing from Düsseldorf, Germany, takes us on ride with his latest EP, Unrequited. It’s a journey through love’s labyrinth, featuring six tracks that pack a punch with a blend of funk, soul, and contemporary R&B. Featuring vocalists from the UK and the USA, each track tells a story of love and unrequited love, making you feel like you’re on a musical therapy session, but with way better beats.

The title track, “Unrequited,” kicks things off with a bang. Featuring Brooklyn’s own Anna Teers, this track sets the tone for the entire EP. It’s got that smooth, sultry vibe that makes you want to sway, even if you’re sitting in traffic. Teers’ vocals are a standout here, weaving seamlessly with Cris Cap’s impeccable production. This track is like a rich, dark chocolate – bitter yet oh-so-sweet.

Next up, “Don’t You Cry” hits you right in the feels. The soulful vocals paired with a deep, resonating bass line create a perfect melancholy mix. Cris Cap’s ability to blend instruments and vocals into a cohesive, heart-wrenching track is on full display here.

Then there’s “Howlin’ At The Moon.” If you’re expecting werewolves, you’ll be disappointed, but if you’re looking for a groove that’ll have you tapping your feet and bobbing your head, you’re in for a treat. This track brings a funky, upbeat energy It’s like the EP is reminding you that even in unrequited love, there are moments of joy and fun.

“Show My Love” is where the EP really shines. This track features a fantastic vocal performance that is both powerful and tender. The instrumentation is lush and full, with strings that tug at your heartstrings. Cris Cap knows how to craft a song.

“Angel In My Room” slows things down a bit, offering a more introspective look . The vocals paired with a minimalist arrangement create a beautiful track. This one’s for those late-night moments of contemplation when you’re feeling all the feels.

Finally, we have “Wings Of Love,” a track that soars both musically and emotionally. It’s got a hopeful, uplifting vibe that leaves you with a sense of optimism. The vocal harmonies are on point, and the production is crisp and clean. It’s the perfect way to close out the EP, leaving you wanting more of Cris Cap’s musical storytelling.

In terms of songwriting, Cris Cap has a knack for capturing emotions, but there’s always room to push the boundaries a bit more. Experimenting with different lyrical themes or even varying the song structures could add even more depth to future projects.

So, grab a glass of wine, dim the lights, and let Cris Cap take you on a journey through the highs and lows of love. You won’t regret it. Cheers to unrequited love and the music that helps us survive it!

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