Mike Talisman basks in love on the warm, acoustic new single ‘Table For One’

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Mike Talisman basks in love on the warm, acoustic new single ‘Table For One’

Mike Talisman's second single is the songwriter's first love song since debuting his solo project last year.

Love takes centre stage on Mike Talisman’s brand new single ‘Table For One’, as the Melbourne-based singer/songwriter sifts through the all-encompassing feeling of finding that special someone.

Capturing an artist coming into his skin, Talisman leaves a lasting and memorable mark, fusing together elements of Country, Pop, and Alternative to create an earnest brand of music that will tug at your heartstrings.

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‘Table for One’ is a masterpiece of sonic warmth and raw, unfiltered emotion. Intimate, stripped-back and full of romantic wonder, Talisman sings:

‘We found each other, in a world full of billions, so let’s lie forever ’till the world turns black.’

Tender and enchanting, if the lyrics aren’t enough to have a calming effect on you, the musingly slow tempo and Talisman’s honest, swoonful singing certainly should. Crafting a style that is country at its heart, yet still accessible to the masses, the subtle acoustic folk-pop tinged tune captures the magic, the wonder and timelessness of true love.

“This one is for the lovers out there. I wanted to create a track that would give the feeling of holding your soulmate close under the covers whilst an ominous storm erupts all around,” Talisman says.

An artist-to-watch, Mike Talisman has been writing and performing music since a very young age, joining his first band at age 12 after being inspired by his father’s outstanding record collection.

Growing up in the countryside at the base of the Grampians Mountain Ranges had a profound impact on Talisman and his writing. The troubadour eventually moved to Melbourne at age 18 to pursue his musical career.

It wasn’t until 2022 that Mike Talisman truly found himself and his voice through his debut single, ‘Due Time’. The heartbreaking single tells the story of the day Talisman lost his father. The single was aired on over 300 radio stations worldwide and quickly garnered over 10k streams. It has since received coverage via AAA Backstage, Countrytown, Australian Music Scene and many more, whilst gaining traction on dozens of Spotify playlists.

Talisman recently headed back into the studio with ARIA award winning producer Troy Brady (Amity Affliction) to record his new single.

New single ‘Table For One’ from Mike Talisman is available on all major online streaming services.