For fans of Billie Eilish, Maggie Rogers and Lana del Rey, an up-and-coming artist who goes by alyse may be someone who’s music with which you’d like to acquaint yourself. With an an airy and warm, sweet and tender voice and a theatrical ambience to the mature instrumentations of her songs, she brings a nuanced flair to indie-electro-pop that’s refreshing and cool.
She recently released her second single of 2020, “trying to be.” There is a cinematic value to the entire song with slow, echoey and winding soundscapes behind her whispy melodies. chorus. She sings of losing yourself in relationship that isn’t good from you, taking more than it’s giving back and feeling stuck there, trying to be enough.