SINGLES CRUISE

LAZY TIGER – “LUCKYY”

Combining Belong October-era shimmering guitars  as both the tonal base and rhythmic sample and an expertly timed chopped vocal sample with sharp, bone-brittle beats, “Luckyy” combines dream pop and something that might have been called Chillwave 10 years ago into a sonic masala of head-bobbing, hypnagogic bliss. Oh shit, they are calling this Dream Hop. 

LIVE FOOTAGE + DANNY MEYER – “MANTIS LOVE”

Saxophonist Danny Meyer joins the Greenpoint, NYC duo Live Footage for a patient, unfolding journey through reverb-heavy, lapping sax melodies matched droning cellos and timbre-rich bass lines. The late-night piece holds enough space in between each looping passage to throw a whole night’s worth of anxiety into without reaching the bottom. This collaboration is an …

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SVEN SEBASTIAN HORNER – “FAMILY SHOULD HELP YOU HEAL (COMPOSITION NO. 6)

Composed for piano, electric guitar, clarinet and voice, Sven Sebastian Horner’s meditation on the importance of chosen families when our biological ones can be at the root of extended pain is a patient and mournful unfolding that echoes a deeply held sense of pain. Within this elegy for failed families is a seed of hope …

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MOLESLOPE – “CHANGING”

Moleslope is a revelatory 7-piece Japanese band that fuses jazz, progressive rock and Soft Machine-style Canterbury Rock into a delicious stew that sounds both forward-thinking and totally indebted to the seventies fusion explosion. “Changing”charges forward pushing the twin keyboard attack into minimalist runs and improvised madness. SLOPE by moleslope