After a long, successful career in medicine for over 40 years, Tim Camrose has decided to return to his first passion in music. Having released his debut album in May with ‘Half of My Life’, Camrose put his time away from music into words, speaking on subjects that have stayed with him throughout his life. An album that is sure to be rich in perspective and life experience, ‘Half of My Life’ is an album that you simply cannot afford to miss!
‘Half of My Life’ starts with ‘This is Chicago’, the lead single, where Camrose puts his time as a trainee surgeon into words. A new country, new job and a new experience, Tim Camrose sings a story that we can all resonate with in some way, which he does really well. A great start, the following song ‘Didn’t Say’ is another song where the life experience of Camrose shines through, as he sings about his late parents in an emotional tribute. A much more personal track, it demonstrates the lyrical talent of Tim Camrose as he is able to express multiple complex feelings with music.
‘Half of My Life’ gets off to a great start, keeping us waiting to see if the same quality can be followed up on subsequent songs, and it’s quickly evident that Camrose can follow it up with relative ease. Songs such as ‘A Storm Coming’, ‘Won’t Matter to Me’ and ‘Take You to a Place’ prove that the opening tracks were no fluke, but that Tim Camrose is more than capable of writing fantastic song after fantastic song. Showing a versatility that is to be admired, it’s just one of the many reasons as to why you should be keeping up with his career.
Overall, ‘Half of My Life’ shows the quality of music that Tim Camrose is able to put out. Using varied approaches, perspectives and topics, he’s able to create music that holds the same standard which makes every song something to listen to intently. A genuinely fantastic album, make sure you add ‘Half of My Life’ to your playlist! Having been released in May earlier this year, you can jump right into this gem of a debut release. Don’t miss out!