The latest track from Ryan Todd Garza, “These Arms of Mine”, has just dropped on the alternative pop scene. It has already generated much-deserved excitement. Garza is an artist with a great deal of polish, yet his music does not feel sterilized.
He delivers his songs with a heart-rendering rawness. We are able to relate to his experience in the song. “These Arms of Mine” is about a very acute kind of pain and extremely tender love that are able to exist simultaneously.
Garza is somehow able to create a song that is melancholy and affectionate at the same time. Beyond the gentle lyrics, the artist is able to achieve this effect through his smooth sound and vocals. His voice meshes perfectly with the alternative sound found in “These Arms of Mine.”
Garza is the kind of artist who has discovered a way to cultivate his own unique style while utilizing the best aspects of the genre. It is refreshing to find an indie love song that is not stepped in pain and suffering.
On “These Arms of Mine” Ryan Todd Garacknowledges the dual sides of relationships.
It is about the happiness of finding companionship and the pain that naturally occurs when that relationship is threatened. Garza is able to blend these two very different emotional experiences into one track.
He is able to create a song in which pain and joy are combined. This is no simple feat. Hundreds of artists before him have tried to achieve a similar effect and have failed. “These Arms of Mine” is a delicate, intimate song with many intricacies.
It is the sort of track that one can listen to over and over again and still manage to find little secrets buried within. Ryan Todd Garza’s “These Arms of Mine”, from the album Ekam, is currently available to listen to and steam.