East London's newest pop star, ARLO, has already written records with Diplo. ARLO an alumni from the infamous Goldsmith University, moved to New York's Harlem borough, after graduating, where he spent two years crafting gritty pop tracks with big choruses. With a distinctive voice ARLO has already worked with Rich Cooper (Josef Salvat) Sacha Skarbek (Adele, Lana Del Rey & Miley Cyrus) and David Kosten (Bat for Lashes, Everything Everything, Marina & The Diamonds)
A songwriter and vocalist who cites influences from current pop giants Adele and Kanye West to 80’s pop heroes Terence Trent D’Arby and Tears For Fears. ARLO displays a natural knack for story-telling with a wise head on his young shoulders, his narrative is delivered by his distinctive vocal all wrapped up in uplifting pop rhythms and triumphant percussion.
ARLO creates what can only be described as triumphant, percussive, ready-for-battle anthems. Teaming up with producers LOSTBOY and Pete Roberts of Coldspecks, ARLO understands the incomparable rush of endorphins that a great hook can generate, backed by a crashing, near-tribal pop rhythm sections, bass-heavy drum beats and a super intense, gravelly vocal, ARLO promises a new ambitious spin on alt-pop music that goes straight for the Jugular.