ABHI A NANDA
01. The Dream Is Still Alive
03. Making Peace With Myself
04. I Will Be Strong
05. Change of Heart
06. The Bird’s Song
07. Come Home
08. Remember Who You Are
09. Lost In You
Abhi Ananda’s debut album Exulansis is a captivating musical journey that explores themes of self-reflection, resilience, and the
pursuit of inner peace. With nine beautifully crafted songs, this album showcases Abhi Ananda’s talent as a songwriter and vocalist,
creating a melodic and heartfelt experience for listeners.
“The Dream Is Still Alive” starts off with a strong “Blowin’ in the Wind” vibe, complete with a simple harmonica over strumming acoustic guitar. Strong and straightforward lyrics make it a poignant opening that immediately captures the listener’s attention.
“Heaven” follows with its lush production and uplifting energy. The song combines elements of pop and rock creating an infectious and upbeat vibe. Ananda’s vocals soar effortlessly, delivering a message of hope and resilience. The catchy hooks and infectious melodies make this track a standout on the album.
“Making Peace With Myself” takes a more introspective turn, with stripped-down instrumentation and vulnerable lyrics. Ananda’s raw and emotive vocals shine through, conveying a sense of personal growth and acceptance. The song’s stripped-back production allows the lyrics to take center stage, inviting listeners to reflect on their own journeys of self-discovery.
“I Will Be Strong” continues the theme of resilience, combining powerful vocals with a driving beat and strong, slowly building guitar riffs. Abhi Ananda’s commanding presence and the empowering lyrics make this track a standout anthem that inspires strength and determination.
“Change of Heart” introduces a more introspective and contemplative mood. The delicate melodies and intimate vocals along with Abhi Ananda’s introspective lyrics create a sense of vulnerability and emotional depth. The song explores the complexities of personal growth and the challenges of embracing change.
“The Bird’s Song” showcases Abhi Ananda’s versatility as an artist, with its folk-inspired instrumentation and poetic lyricism. The song’s gentle acoustic guitar and Abhi Ananda’s soft vocals create a soothing and serene atmosphere, painting a vivid picture of freedom and serenity.
“Come Home” takes a more anthemic approach, with its epic chorus and infectious energy. Abhi Ananda’s powerful vocals convey a message of longing and the desire for connection. The song’s dynamic production and catchy hooks make it another standout track that will resonate with listeners.
“Remember Who You Are” introduces a more introspective mood with it’s striking electric piano foundation. Abhi Ananda’s heartfelt lyrics and emotive vocals evoke a sense of nostalgia and self-reflection. The song’s atmospheric production and haunting melodies create a captivating listening experience.
The album concludes with “Lost In You,” an incredibly poignant instrumental piece. Abhi Ananda’s beautiful arrangement create a sense of longing and emotional depth. The song’s stripped-back instrumentation allows the emotions to shine through, leaving a lasting impression on the listener…a quiet lullaby as we close the back cover on this release.
Overall, Exulansis is a remarkable album that showcases the artist’s talent and depth as a songwriter and vocalist. The album’s captivating melodies, introspective lyrics, and Abhi Ananda’s emotive delivery make it a standout release. Exulansis is a must-listen
for fans of heartfelt and timeless music.
ABHI A NANDA