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Leon Bridges: an old soul, born again.

This is classic soul: something so skilfully constructed, so faithfully reimagined, from the sensible shoes to the Drifters haircut, that a circle is completed and the artifice becomes love.

Andrew Purcell

I am a British freelance journalist based in New York. My principal clients are the Age and the Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), the Sunday Herald (Scotland), the Guardian (UK) and BBC World Service radio. For a complete list of contents, click here. Twitter: @andrewpurcellny

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