UK outsider looms. returns with cryptic project released on handwritten letters

The rapper looms. has been dropping videos and other clues as teases the release of Saints Are Hard To Live With, his first solo project since 2019.

As mysterious as they come in the UK’s underground Hip Hop realm, looms. has been building up anticipation for his upcoming project by leaving a trail of hidden letters across the globe, along with accompanying music videos fitting of his lo-fi style. Videos for tracks The Wind & The Bowler Hat, Sheep and L.A. Decays have emerged on YouTube in recent weeks.

Known for his elusive nature, Saints Are Hard To Live With promises to be looms.’ most deeply personal release yet, penning autobiographical lyrics on production from Dylantheinfamous, YUNGMORPHEUS and argov.

Ahead of the 7-track EP releasing, hand-written letters from looms. have been popping up in LA, London, Brighton and The Gambia, each of them complete with private listening links to the project. For now, receiving one of the letters is the only way to hear the project, and they’re available to order via

Greg Stanley

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