Clash Magazine is a multi-award winning music magazine that launched to critical acclaim in 2004, combining underground and mainstream music genres that includes fashion, film and entertainment in its subject matter.
Clash #117 cover: Arlo Parks
A calming voice for troubled times, the West London aesthete is an expert on locating light and wisdom amid darkness and doubt. Indeed, her super-power is empathy – it’s something the past 12 months have tested to the limit. Debut album ‘Collapsed In Sunbeams’ is drenched in feeling, soaked in emotion – it’s a therapeutic experience, one in which sharing, mutual conversation, is absolutely key.
Constructed during the uncertainly of 2020, it finds Arlo continually searching for fulfillment. The results are an inspiration – soulful and wise, her meditations have an openness that reflects the way she approaches life.
As she tells Clash: “Being sensitive is a double-edged sword...”