The Bright Country-Pop Of Megan Barker
A fresh single from Megan Barker blends country, pop, and more in a bright and youthful way and does it with a warmth and gusto that's completely relatable.
"On The Way Up" is laced with all kinds of instrumentation from banjo, to guitars and fused together with a digital beat that brings the pop feel into play.
Guitar hooks and vocals that allure and and feel good along with an energy that becomes infectious all come together with a vibrant and tasteful twist.
There is plenty of country on this track and its twang lines everything from start to finish.
Barker's singing is natural especially for pop music and her roots show throughout the song as it rocks into it's chorus.
This single is great for anyone who's been in a situation where it's time for them to work their way up to where they want to be. It's about knowing it's not going to be easy, but being ready to go for it.
This is in part, why it's so good for a young generation. It gives an almost inspirational feel and it really does it;s job in making you want to get up and go at it.
The song has a killer blend of classic and new school aesthetic and her character is alive and in your face the whole time.
"On The Way Up" works on many levels and is the latest in Barker's catalog of releases.
The artist has been cranking out outstanding songs since 2013 on Spotify and there is a variety of genre bending styles incorporated in many of them.
We would strongly suggest getting things started with "On The Way Up" and going back through her library of songs and you'll find so many gems it's almost intimidating.
Everything from live sessions to holiday songs and more, Megan Barker has made a solid career out of her music and we can only hope for more soon already.