Artist info

Genre

Indie


Sounds like

Frank Turner, Tallest Man On Earth, Conor Oberst


Influences

Bright Eyes, Bob Dylan, Wilco


Unearthed artists we like

Lyon Apprentice, Dom Major


Website

Bio

Calan Mai is the moniker of Gold Coast singer-songwriter, Jordan Lawrence. During the last few years he has supported Band of Horses, Frances, Augustana, Luke Sital-Singh, Louis Berry and Will Johnson (Monster of Folk), as well as showcasing at Dot to Dot Festival, CMJ Music Marathon in New York., Music Matters in Singapore and SXSW.

Calan Mai’s tracks have enjoyed plays on BBC Introducing, BBC Radio 6, Triple J, Amazing Radio, as well as multiple US college radio stations. His latest single XO was described by Rolling Stone Magazine as ‘a folk-pop gem that’s far more worldly than most roots-music tracks’.

Review

Review by Nkechi Anele Nkechi Anele

02 Mar 2019

Triple J
35

Charming, this tune reminds me of Ben Kweller in its poignancy and simplicity

Charming, this tune reminds me of Ben Kweller in its poignancy and simplicity

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

01 Aug 2018

Triple J
35

Simply constructed enough but it allows Calan to sneak past your defenses and nab a piece of your heart.

Simply constructed enough but it allows Calan to sneak past your defenses and nab a piece of your heart.

Review

Review by lucyrobinson

25 Oct 2018

50

Super catchy. Could leave this track on repeat all day!

Super catchy. Could leave this track on repeat all day!