NOLO GRACE - Alone in My Dreams

Former executive turned electronic alt-pop artist/producer, Nolo Grace, has just released “Alone in My Dreams,” the first song off her upcoming album, Eyes of the Dragon.

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3/3/20241 min read

On Rotation: NOLO GRACE "Alone in my dreams"

Nolo Grace, a Korean/American artist who is currently based in Los Angeles, has shared her first single of 2024 “Alone in My Dreams.” The single delves into ideas of change and growth while embodying a cosmic, experimental auditory experience. Furthermore, it is the first single off of Grace’s upcoming album, Eyes of the Dragon.

Drawing from persistent night terrors, "Alone in My Dreams" evokes the essence of Alice in Wonderland, delving into diverse self-iterations with its otherworldly tunes and brisk rhythm. Grace described the song as being based off of the feeling of running and being pursued, both physically and symbolically. Those night terrors of being chased inspired the creation, thus showcasing themes of identity, navigation, and drawing upon spiritual, philosophical, and mythological elements.
Grace also possesses visual narrative skills, which are evident in the song’s music video. The video was created alongside Director John Frost and Grace stated that the video has the purpose to further share the cong’s concept while also allowing listeners to go deeper into the song’s multiple themes.
Drawing inspiration from musicians such as Joni Mitchell and Bjork, Grace crafted a distinctive, which merges ethereal melodies with intricate electronic textures. However, it's not just the music that captivates her audience; it's also her thought-provoking lyrics. Through her introspective verses, Grace invites listeners to embark on a journey of self-discovery and contemplation of life's deeper meanings. Her songs serve as mirrors, reflecting the complexities of human existence and encouraging introspection about one's purpose and path in life.

Grace is no stranger to life’s complexities herself, having endured a challenging upbringing with the turmoil of a turbulent household in her youth. However, her resilience and determination propelled her towards a multifaceted career path, having enjoyed success in private equity, music, and social entrepreneurship. Drawing from her distinctive life journey, Grace’s latest release gives listeners a glimpse of the themes they can expect in Eyes of the Dragon.