Naneum - Open Sea (Electrofone)
Add Date: 02/12/2019
Focus Tracks: 1, 2, 3, 4 & 8
Artist Info: Naneum, pronounced [næ-nəm], is created by Jon Solo, who has been the trusted keys and guitar player for artists Angus and Julia Stone, Passenger, and Brett Dennen for over 10 years. Between tours, Solo has been composing and recording his own music. In 2018, he self-released his first album, Home For Hemingway, which was well received by fellow artists and landed him an opening slot in Europe last summer for Angus and Julia Stone.
In the fall of 2018, Solo starting recording Open Sea at his home studio in Brooklyn, NY. The collection of songs were written from the concept of ocean sounds. Solo played all the instruments on the album, however, he was joined by Israeli artist and cellist, Hadas Kleinman on track 4, Accretion.
One of the highlights from the summer tour in 2018 was playing to a sold out crowd on the mainstage at the esteemed Montreux Jazz Festival.