Episode 172: Jay Som



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Melina Duterte, who goes by the name Jay Som, is a singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. She’s released three albums as Jay Som, and has produced, engineered, and mixed each one. Her third album, Anak Ko, came out in August 2019. In this episode, Melina breaks down a song from it called “Tenderness.”

You can buy or stream “Tenderness” here. Watch the official music video below.

For a transcript of this episode, click here.

Illustration by Carlos Lerma.

Linn LM-1 drum machine
Wurlitzer electric piano
Taylor Vick – Boy Scouts