Jack Penate: Dark But Danceable : World Cafe On his sophomore album, Everything Is New, Penate exudes a refreshing sense of insight and experimentation. While the music has a gloomy undercurrent, each track is still fun and dance-floor-friendly, colorfully blending classic soul and pop with hints of Afrobeat.

Jack Penate: Dark But Danceable

Jack Penate: Dark But Danceable

Set List

"Tonight's Today"

"Pull My Heart Away"

"So Near"

"Be the One"

After the release of his debut album (Matinee) in 2007, Jack Penate was quickly dubbed one of Britain's brightest young pop talents. Reaching No. 1 on the U.K. Indie Albums chart and No. 7 on the U.K. Albums chart, Matinee exhibited a remarkable sense of passion in its songwriting.

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Alex Sturrock

On his sophomore album, Everything Is New, Penate exudes a refreshing sense of insight and experimentation. While the music has a gloomy undercurrent, each track is still fun and dance-floor-friendly, colorfully blending classic soul and pop with hints of Afrobeat.