In his latest EP, “If We Kept On Trying,” Gert Taberner takes us on a heartfelt journey through life’s highs and lows, capturing the essence of human resilience and the power of introspection. With an arresting soundscape and soul-baring lyricism, this EP is a five-track masterpiece that serves as a sonic haven for those navigating the complexities of grief and loss.
This EP showcases previously released gems like “To Break,” “Alright,” and “Tourist,” which stand as emotional pillars, inviting listeners to share in the intimate moments of life’s fragility. These songs capture the poignant realization that everyday moments, like sharing a simple cup of coffee with a loved one, can become bittersweet memories when faced with the fragility of life Through these tracks, Gert Taberner’s music becomes a vessel for the emotions that accompany experiences we’ve all faced, offering solace, understanding, and connection.
There is something to be said for being transparent,” he observes. “When I started writing the EP, there was a lot of soul searching. I was learning how to cope with grief on my own. The whole process of getting into the studio and writing these songs was very much about trying to figure out how to move forward after loss. Grief is complicated and confusing enough, but I’d say I’m getting a little bit better.
Resilience and Empathy:
In the face of adversity, Gert Taberner’s music extends a hand of empathy and solace. He invites us to navigate the complex emotions of grief, celebrating the power of resilience and the importance of cherishing life’s simple moments. The EP is a testament to the strength of the human spirit and the healing potential of music.
With “If We Kept On Trying,” Gert Taberner continues to solidify his place in the music world as an artist who can touch the soul and lift the spirit. This EP, with its 18 minutes and 35 seconds of musical brilliance, is a poignant reminder that even in our darkest moments, we can find the light. Gert Taberner’s music is not just a sound; it’s a lifeline, and “If We Kept On Trying” is an essential addition to his catalogue.