"Using space almost as an instrument in its self, Joe McKee has a pastoral touch which is both beautiful and oddly unsettling" Clash Magazine
“A near masterpiece” ★★★★ Rolling Stone
"A compelling and unusual act of musical introspection" Financial Times
"This kid is on fire – albeit in a soft, sensitive way." The Guardian
Joe McKee has released his debut solo album on Big Ship after the demise of his cult band Snowman disbanded.
Having recently gained the prestigious Guardian New Band of the Day slot along with growing support from Mojo, Clash, Rolling Stone and many others, Joe McKee has just offered his mixtape, as a free stream
Clash Magazine premiered his haunting new video for 'Blue Valeria', check it out below;
Joe's previous band Snowman quickly gained cult status from all corners of the globe with critics and fans alike. Pitchfork said their music was “practically biblical in the way it strikes you with one hand while pulling you closer with the other.” After their split Joe traveled the world and found his voice on his own, leaving behind pulsating rhythms for stark masterful silences and psychedelic guitars. Joe's debut album was released in the UK on Big Ship on 1st July 2013.