"Such a powerful singer...a real British soul talent" - Eddie Piller (Acid Jazz Records)
Gizelle Smith’s second full length LP ‘Ruthless Day’ is the sound of a dynamic artist expanding her horizons from the classic aesthetic of her debut to explore a new brand of progressive modern funk. It’s an exciting record that still retains all of the energy and intrigue of her earlier works but builds out her musical palette to incorporate more psychedelic and jazzy progressions, bold arrangements and adventurous instrumentation.
Already the album has received strong support on radio with JazzFM, LA tastemaker station KCRW and BBC 6Music all heavily rotating the singles. It doesn’t stop there - BBC DJ and Funk & Soul champion Craig Charles declared “It’s fabulous and it sees the return of one of my favourite UK vocalists – the pocket rocket that is Gizelle Smith”, while Eddie Piller (Acid Jazz Records) stated “such a powerful singer...a real British soul.” These rave reviews and early press coverage from Blues & Soul, Wax Poetics and Echoes Magazine all signify this is a release to take notice of…
At Arcspace, Gizelle will transport you to another plane with her energetic and harmonically rich, funky tunes and her stunning vocals. Don’t miss out.