Singer/producer Morgan Murphy, who creates under the moniker guccihighwaters released his debut album, joke’s on you, back in January. In celebration of the release, Murphy recently hosted a livestream performance, filmed in an intimate setting designed to look like his bedroom recording studio. During the livestream, he performed reimagined versions of the hottest tracks off joke’s on you accompanied by a string section, fuzzy pianos & his signature minimalist lo-fi beats which paint a melancholic atmosphere. The livestream is available to watch via YouTube. Today, guccihighwaters releases the reimagined live recording digital via all streaming platforms.
Conceived by revisiting his old recording process – isolated in a room with nothing but a laptop and some basic music equipment – joke's on you captures the momentum and emotion of guccihighwaters. A quiet and sensitive introvert, Murphy often stood in the shadow of doubts of his peers. joke’s on you candidly refers to the lack of confidence others had in him in the early stages of his career.
Morgan Murphy was five when he moved to Ireland from Long Island, and 15 when he moved back. As you might imagine, this was a …