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Inbox Interviews: Black Pines (Alt Pop)

For fans of Hozier, Jeff Buckley & The Black Keys

It's with great pleasure that we present todays Inbox Interview featuring Alt Pop four piece, Black Pines.

Since forming in 2019, the Essex/London based band have crafted a distinguishable and emotionally sincere sound - showcasing their impressive songwriting abilities, mixing dynamically strong instrumentation with memorable melodies and a powerful, heartfelt lead vocal.

It's been a very exciting year already for the boys - with the release of their second single 'Heaven's Son' followed by their latest record, 'Power', on 8th May.

We caught up with Connor Sheehan (keys & electronics) to find out more...

Photo of Essex/London Based Alt Pop Band Black Pines by Rachel King
Credit Rachel King

So why the name Black Pines?

No idea haha, we were just brainstorming and liked the name. Tom is very fond of trees which might be where ‘pines’ subliminally came from…

In just one sentence, explain your sound…

Soulful and contemporary, with gritty guitars, a soaring Hammond organ and a vocal power-house reminiscent of Jeff Buckley.

What are your full names & who plays what?

Tom Clark (lead vocals), Connor Sheehan (k