This year Leaone has been working towards his debut album with Tom Marsh (of Lana Del Rey fame) in Brooklyn New York, with support from the Arts Council England.
“Emotionally downbeat but completely gripping.” Clash
“With fair comparisons having been drawn to Johnny Cash and Elliot Smith, alongside the definite hints of The National’s Matt Berninger and Crash Test Dummies’ Brad Roberts in his bass-heavy vocal, Leaone is in good company." – The Tipping Point
“Leaone has a distinct stadium-filling feel to him, as if Coldplay got a cool younger brother.” – The Most Radicalist
“Leaone conjures up memories of Jacques Brel and Scott Walker in a stylised package that would blow Hurts out of the water in an atmospheric death-match.” – Outline Online
“This feels like a male-fronted version of a lost Adele song in its dramatic sweep, use of vocals, and general expansiveness. Could be poised for a big breakthrough.” – Independent Clauses