Album: Panasonic [EP] Track: 4 of 6 Title: Ed Reed Jersey Artist: The Range Label: donky pitch Cat#: DKY016 Formats: 12"/Digital Digital Release: 24th March 2014 Physical Release: 24th March 2014
About This Release:
Following his acclaimed album Nonfiction and completed while touring across the US, The Range returns with a new EP Panasonic Panasonic sees The Range further cement his position as one of electronic music's most unique voices. Elements of light and dark meet dense orchestration, breakbeats and a fresh approach to sampling across all six tracks, which remain true to The Range's love of R&B, Hip Hop and Drum & Bass channeled in a way that he has made his own.
After several EP's across the last two years, The Range released his breakthrough album Nonfiction in October 2013 on Donky Pitch, receiving 'Best New Music' and a place in the Top 50 Albums of the year on Pitchfork. Further praise came from Billboard, XLR8R,Dazed & Confused, Line of Best Fit, Dummy and many others. Since its release, The Range has toured extensively across the US, with headlining shows and supporting slots for Thundercat and Metronomy, as well as a North American spring tour supporting CHVRCHES, a set at Primavera Festival in Barcelona and to be announced shows at this March's SXSW in Austin. Press - Pitchfork EP announce/stream, Vogue premiere
Reviews for This Release:
"One of the most slyly gratifying electronic musicians to come along this year" - Pitchfork
"10 Bands To Watch" - Billboard
"Hinton's electronic yet percussive sound has already got him noticed as a Caribou-Four Tet hybrid" - Dazed & Confused