The essence of songwriting is evolving and Gurlik are at the forefront of this evolution. They are an explorative band whose compositions are never restricted, always fluid, and ever moving. Gurlik is a multi-genre band from the Baltimore / Washington area who delve into progressive pop cultures. Using classical, jazz, and blues influences, they change the contours of modern music as we know it. Their latest release is an EP titled ‘Gone Island’. The five song collection is an instrumental bunch that sails with a whimsy that you cannot get enough of. And it also carries the charm of organic and authentic music making. 

iTunes Artwork for 'Gone Island - EP (by GURLIK)'

The title track perfectly rounds it up. With its orchestral beginnings, accordion-influenced blues flavors, and a mellow reggae rhythm, it transports you to a tranquil tropical ambience. The variations are intricate and seamless, as if you’re experiencing a continuum. One arc, you’ll be floating on a textured accordion sea, and the next, you’ll be drenched in a velvet jazz wash, and after that, in a molten Latin blues rock flow. Like this, the listening experience is never fatiguing. There’s a refreshing breeze waiting around every corner. Listen Now! 

The track is available for streaming on popular sites like Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube Music, and Amazon Music!

You can listen to ‘Gone Island’ by Gurlik here –