Julia Jacklin – ‘Pool Party’

Blue Mountains raised singer songwriter Julia Jacklin is not an artist who does thing by half measures. Moving to Sydney and working on a factory assembly line while she honed her craft, she’s now unveiled her video for Pool Party ahead of her appearance at SXSW 2016 in Austin Texas.

A tale of pool side substance abuse told in a drawling country lilt, Pool Party showcases Jacklin’s effortless charm as a singer and insightful lyricist. The clip is gorgeously shot with a vintage feel and complements the song’s atmosphere of longing.

Set to have a big 2016, Jacklin’s journey hasn’t been made overnight, the singer having put aside her early dreams of social work to pursue her love of music. “When I was growing up I was so ambitious; I’m going to be this amazing social worker, save the world, a great musician, fit, an amazing writer” Jacklin recalls. “Then you get to mid-20s and you realize you have to focus on one thing. Even if it doesn’t pay-off, or you feel embarrassed at family occasions because you’re the poor musician still, that’s the decision I made.”

Judging by the critical reception to Pool Party, she’s got nothing to be embarrassed about.

Join Music Feeds on Facebook

Comments are closed.

More Videos

ShockOne‘A Dark Machine’ (Feat. Reija Lee)

Isotopes‘Poisoned Autumn’

August Burns Red‘The Frost’

Dreamers Crime‘I Believe In You’

We May Fall‘Apart’

Turquoise Prince‘Like Your Friends’

Hundred Waters‘Fingers’

Sienna Skies‘There’s No Place Like…’

A.D.K.O.B.‘Helium’

Alexander Biggs‘Figure It Out’

Sofi Tukker‘F**k They’

Ruby Fields‘I Want’

monitoring_string = "5ddc797c5ea15f4a20f5b456893873a5"