Saturday, September 12
Nicolas Jaar - Work It (Bluewave edit)
"OK, Nicolas Jaar, we all know you’re a fantastic producer with talent to burn, and we’re all deservedly hanging on your every musical movement, waiting for what happens after your debut album ‘Space Is Only Noise’ in January. Turns out, an EP entitled ‘Nico’s Bluewave Edits’ is what happens, a set of three pop songs given the Jaar treatment. ... The floor shaking, Timbaland-produced, club boom of the the original stretched, stripped, and folded into a slick sensual swing. Light drums fluttering, loose claps, pitched vocal, sparse but precise arrangement. Despite the under-stated tone it’s also catchy as can be. Jaar’s still not missed a beat then. ..."
YouTube: Work it(Nico's Bluewave edits), "What My Last Girl Put Me Through", Materials (Nico's Bluewave Edit), Jamie xx & Nicolas Jaar - Girl vs Work It (Nico's Bluewave Edit), Nicolas Jaar Work it + Girl Unit I.R.L.
2013 September: Nicolas Jaar, 2014 January: Other People, 2015 May: Nicolas Jaar Soundtracks Short Film About Police Brutality and #BlackLivesMatter, 2015 July: Space Is Only Noise (2010), 2015 August: Boiler Room NYC DJ Set at Clown & Sunset Takeove