Pre-order now – ‘The Singles Club: Mali Hayes’ 7″ Vinyl + Digital


This is a Record Store Day Exclusive pre-order.


The Singles Club with Mali Hayes

  1. Forgive You
  2. Come Closer

Release date: 17 July 2021


  • 7″ vinyl
  • Double-sided numbered poster
  • Includes download code inside
  • Limited copies available

T-shirt bundle on sale here.

Band on the Wall Recordings is excited to present the first release from The Singles Club; a body of new work for 2021 that celebrates the artistic practice and far-reaching talents of one of its favourite artists and one of the hardest working musicians to grace the Band on the Wall stage.

A rising star in a flourishing Manchester music scene, jazzy-nu-R&B type neo soul artist Mali Hayes steps in a new direction for The Singles Club. Calling on past sounds, she breathes new life into previous work, combining vibrant real-life stories with honesty and soul, resulting in a release that is refreshing, infectious and dynamic.

The record opens with ‘Forgive You’ – a climbing composition that envelopes from delicately nuanced vocal melodies and washed-out synth sweeps, through blossoming harmony and big dynamics, to driving neo soul. A shift that is moving for the listener both in Mali’s impressive vocal journey and through the colourful backdrop of Medikul & Cult Architect’s lush production.

‘Come Closer’ further exhibits Mali’s vocal abilities, intertwining wistful jazz and wandering melodies into a beautiful arrangement that places the listener in intimate surroundings.

Track 1. Forgive You (sample)


Track 2. Come Closer (sample)


The Singles Club with Mali Hayes releases digitally on July 2 2021 and 7″ vinyl on July 17 2021. 

The Singles Club with Mali Hayes represents the first in a new series from Band on the Wall Recordings, with more singles from a spectrum of artists scheduled for release across 2021.


Due to Band on the Wall being closed for building works and our team working from home, merch is being stored in a remote warehouse and orders will be processed weekly.

Many thanks for your support and understanding. Please send us an email if your order is urgent and we will do what we can to accommodate.

Orders from outside the UK may be subject to import taxes, payable by the customer. Please consult your local post office for specific costs in your country.