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SYML's debut album is anything but / IRISH TIMES

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Adopted as a child, SYML  ( former frontman of indie band Barcelona) discovered that his biological parents are Welsh, fuelling his curiosity about identity.  Swinging between sensitive pop-rock songs destined for the charts, such as the punchy and empathic Break Free, and experimental electronic songs, the singer-songwriter lays out all the elements of his life that define him. In a constant battle between darkness and light, Fennell uses the positives that surround him, like his family and friends, and uses their influence – good and bad – as a driving force to become a better person.  

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