September 3rd Weekly Roundup Feature
Anyone else feeling exhausted? Maybe it’s the weather changes- but I’m feeling the exhaustion right now! Happy it’s Friday, September 3rd! The Festival Voice is so excited to share the best music with you. We’ve even included some tour information!
Tommy La Croix- Requiem D’amour
Continuing his debut album rollout, Canadian DJ and producer Tommy La Croix † is back with the final lead single, ‘Requiem D’amour.’ The latest release is the third single from La Croix’s forthcoming LP by the same name, Requiem D’amour, out September 17th via Aquarius Records. The new track takes fans into the world of La Croix’s lush style, setting the stage for his forthcoming album. ‘Requiem D’amour’ is available now across all streaming platforms.
Alan Fitzpatrick- W.A.I.S.T.D
HALIENE- Glass Heart
Claptone & Seal- Just A Ghost
‘Closer’, is Claptone’s third album, co-produced by Stuart Price (Dua Lipa, The Killers, Madonna), a body of brand-new and innovative work showcasing the next chapter in the masked man’s exploration of House with a pop music flavour.
He now releases the lead single from the album ‘Just A Ghost’ feat the iconic Seal set for release on Sept 3rd via Different Recordings / [PIAS].
Claude VonStroke & Nala- Everything is Burning
California is on fire, the East Coast is submerged, and Nala has something to say about it in ‘Everything Is Burning.’ Released today on DIRTYBIRD and co-written with the boss himself, Claude VonStroke, the EP weaves a cautionary tale of climate change into two moody house cuts.
Busy P- Track of Time Remix Package
Back in June, Ed Banger label boss Busy P dropped a bubbly summer single – Track Of Time feat. Haich Ber Na and Shay Lia – which fittingly served as the soundtrack for Chanel’s new watch campaign. Today, he’s unveiled a 4-track remix package featuring brand new remixes of the track by Masters at Work, the deft NYC electronic duo consisting of Louie Vega and Kenny Gonzalez.
Will Clarke- Sometimes You Gotta Let It Go
Bingo Players and Zookëper-Do What You Like
Michael Brun, Miss Nina, LASTMONDAY, and Fuego-Sammy Sosa
‘Rasanbleman,’ Haitian-Creole for, to gather, has been Latin Grammy winner Michael Brun’s focus for the better part of the last decade; uniting artists from across the world to celebrate and come together on global beats. As music has flowed from Africa, across the Caribbean into Latin America, so too has the Haitian born Brun, collaborating with artists from across the musical spectrum, a list that runs from Nigerian Mr Eazi to Columbia’s J Balvin, Benin’s Shirazee to Jersey Club queen Uniiqu3.
sumthin sumthin & Mirror Maze- Technicolor
Eclectic bass extraordinaire sumthin sumthin teams up with the revered and rising talent Mirror Maze to bring forth a vibrant new single ‘Technicolor’ that thrusts the listener into a stimulating trip from start to finish.
David Solomon- Dreaming
Rose Avenue Records
Paraleven- Break Me Down
As Apollo grows closer to its September 9 landing on Rose Avenue, today Paraleven offers a brand new glimpse of the work to come via “Break Me Down,” featuring Fractures.
The single keeps with the celestial tones set forth in Apollo. Arpeggiation and soft snare taps form a feathery bedrock that complements the airy vocals Fractures provides. Intensity magnifies as “Break Me Down” unfolds, raising hairs with soaring orchestral pads and a dynamic melody hewn by roaring synths. It’s the kind of composition that brings listeners inside of themselves, just as Paraleven intends to do with his forthcoming longform project.
RÜFÜS DU SOL- Alive Live at Red Rocks and Live Video
RÜFÜS DU SOL stoked the momentum felt by fans worldwide by making their welcomed debut on The Late Late Show with James Corden.
The Grammy-nominated electronic trio chatted with James about the forthcoming album, gave fans a look into their pre and post show rituals, and aired a taping of new track ‘Alive’ captured live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
The Red Rocks performance video of ‘Alive’ offers fans just what they have been missing. The tension of the track’s brooding lyricism and intricate broken beat percussion is cut only by the deep roar of ten-thousand souls calling out for more. The performance offers a first look into the new stage production and lighting design aimed to sculpt a world in which the new record can be not just heard but felt.
Watch RÜFÜS DU SOL on The Late Late Show with James Corden HERE
Watch the Video HERE
Matt Nash – Half Human (Album)
Racking up more than 90 million streams in his career to date, Matt Nash is finally dropping his eagerly anticipated debut album ‘Half Human’ on STMPD RCRDS. Blending a unique mixture between the organic style of Nash’s signature brass-led sound, and futuristic electronic production, the album serves as an ode to modern life, with more of us connected via technology than ever before.
Seth Hills feat. MINU – Solitude (Remixes)
Seth Hills’ ‘Solitude’ got released back in April when Hills felt it was time for the next chapter in his music. As a mix between his old sound with darker vibes and a more accessible house sound the track still featured the authentic Seth Hills sound design. A couple of months later it’s time for the remixes. The remix pack includes reworks from Crime Zcene and Vluarr who both put their signature sounds in a perfect blend with Hills’, as well as an extended VIP edit.
The Forgotten- Dream Remix Package
Released in October of last year to much critical acclaim, The Forgotten’s hit single ‘Dreams’ returns to the release radar with five enthralling new reinterpretations. This time around, the enigmatic talent has enlisted remix duties from Tokyo Rose, ERM, Ash Milez, MYKOOL, and BUNNY via the esteemed imprint and brand Tasty Network. The latest to come from The Forgotten follows up their recent string of highly-successful singles this year such as ‘Akira’, ‘Feel New’, ‘Robots’, ‘Rebels’, and ‘Maniac’. Out now via Tasty, the 5-track ‘Dreams’ remix EP is available to listen to across all streaming platforms.
OKO & John White- Ever Want
OKO and John White have teamed up to release ‘Ever Want’ on TATT Records. With the track sitting on the shelf for a year, both artists decided to come back to it and rework the production to make it fit their current projects.
One of TAU’s core family members and an artist who they discovered and nurtured from day one, Innellea has been a central figure of the esteemed German label since its inception. Inaugurating the imprint with his Nautilus EP back in August 2018 – and with a handful of notable releases ever since – the in-demand Munich-based producer now returns to TAU with his stunning four-part Hypolation EP.
This Never Happened
Jerro & Panama- Lost For Words
Returning after his latest release of ‘In The Dark’ featuring Tailor, Belgian melodic producer Jerro serves another taste of his forthcoming debut album with the next single, ‘Lost For Words’ feat. Panama. Jerro joins forces with multi-faceted singer, songwriter, and producer Panama for the second time this year as the pair delivers another euphoric collaboration. ‘Lost For Words’ is out now via This Never Happened and serves as the third single off his forthcoming debut album, Coming Home, out October 1.