Traditional career paths are something that is thrust onto a lot of people and it can be hard to defy the pressure you are under. Sarpa Salpa is here to give you the shove you need to break the shackles of this pressure with their new single ‘Stick To What You Know’. This track is all about not settling for the regular 9 to 5 job that you hate. Instead, you are encouraged to find something you love and pursue it with everything you have.
This single is the latest in a string of relatable music coming from the 5-piece band. Marcus (vocals, George (guitar), Ethan (bass), Charlie (drums) and Meg (synths) use their exciting alt-pop sound and themes that are easy to connect with to captivate listeners.
The progressive opening of ‘Stick To What You Know’ effortless drags you into the band’s soundscape. There is an infectious beat in the melody that hooks you and does not let you go. This combines with the funky guitars and hyping synths to make you move to the beat. You can’t help but smile and want to move as you listen to this single.
The captivating melody has nothing on Marcus’ vocals. His voice smoothly enters with the groovy beats and picks up the contagious pace as you get to the chorus. The effortless energy of his performance makes you want to sing along and move to their rhythm. As you are hooked by his engaging vocals, you are also drawn into the lyrics that empower you and make you feel like you can defy any oppressive societal standards. You are also filled with a sense that you can chase your dreams.
Sarpa Salpa fills you with strength as you move to their infectious beat with ‘Stick To What You Know’. Both the melody and vocals have an infectious energy that has you grooving as you listen. You are also filled with strength and the feeling that you can break free of the pressure put on you.