Having released the gorgeous standalone single ‘Broken’ at the end of 2017, Patrick Watson is thrilled to share Melody Noir’ today, a brand new second single and video directed by himself and Brigitte Poupart. “This song was inspired by an incredible singer from Venezuela, Simon Diaz. I was so inspired by his music I had to write a tune,” explains Watson. “It’s a love song dedicated to the hole...

Love Songs For Robots, the highly anticipated fifth record from Patrick Watson, will be released on May 11th via Domino. Love Songs For Robots is the follow up to Watson’s 2012 release Adventures In Your Own Backyard, which received widespread critical acclaim— Consequence of Sound calls it “Larger than life,” while Q Magazine hails “Sublime,” and Uncut adds “Confidently ambitious.”

The title track from the album is premiering with...

Patrick Watson unveils a cover version of the classic French song “Que reste-t-il de nos amours?” by Charles Trenet. Patrick shares what inspired him to reinterpret it: “I was watching an old French film, Baisers volés [François Truffaut, 1968], in which I heard the song, whose lyrics made me think of the pandemic. I instantly knew I had to cover it. This song is a good summary of what people...

Patrick Watson is thrilled to unveil his new track and video entitled “Lost With You”. Recorded during the current pandemic, Patrick felt the urge to reach out to his fans and offer a little comfort. "I wanted to share this song with you,” says Patrick, “I hope it keeps you good company." This is his first new material since the release of the critically-acclaimed album, Wave.

The accompanying music video...