Popey grew up in Newcastle, NSW AUS. Now currently living in West Sydney this is Popey’s first single release as a solo artist titled 5 O’clock.
5 O’clock was written by Popey, he performs lead vocals and guitars on the debut single. The track was produced by Ollie Brown and Co-produced by Sean Carey and recorded at Track Down studios.
5 O’clock is a love song about the day to day struggle of working and at the end of the day finally getting home to your loved one. Upbeat with elements of pop, rock and punk 5 O’clock has a unique sound guaranteed to get stuck in your head.
From 2013 to 2015 Popey was front man for Sydney pop punk band Now or Never who in 2014 released their debut EP titled Like There’s No Tomorrow, receiving some radio success with the single Evacuate. He was the lead singer and rhythm guitarist and wrote all the songs on the EP. He has performed in a number of venues around Sydney and has been the support act for many great Australian bands such as Kiss Chasey. His influences include New found Glory, Yellow Card, Blink 182, Angles and Airwaves, Green day and Dashboard Confessional.
Popey has worked hard perfecting his unique sound and musical craft. The song along with a well-produced video clip showcases all his talents.
For Fans Of: Metro Station | New Found Glory | Yellow Card | Placebo
‘5 O’Clock’ is out now in digital stores.