By Aida

Julia Duclos, a 23-year-old singer-songwriter from Kuala Lumpur debuts her presence in the Malaysian music scene with her single ‘Further’. Signed to Sony Music Malaysia, she takes her music one step further today with the release of her ethereal, mid-tempo ballad. Beloved for her hauntingly beautiful voice and heartfelt lyrics, Julia notes Kimbra, French Kiwi Juice and SonaOne as some of her inspirations and dream collaborators.

Written based on her own personal experience, ‘Further’ is a song about two people in love who grew apart because of the distance between them. However, the distance ended up teaching them more about themselves and each other.

“The chorus was inspired by the emotionally stagnant state that I was in with this significant other. ‘Honest, Love, Creation’ was something that I felt resonated with what the both of us truly wanted to strive for in life: to be honest about the reality of our lives in every aspect, to be loved and to love without hesitation and limitations, and to create meaningful art and relations with human beings in the most genuine way possible.” Julia Duclos said.

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