theMIND may be one of if not the more recognizable names out in the Chicago local music scene working within THEMPeople. He can be found just about every where you look, just about ruling his own world. Working with the likes of Pivot Gang, Zero Fatigue and SAVEMONEY artists, NoName, Stefan Ponce, Mick Jenkins, Knox Fortune, Burns Twins; the influence is every where. When not workin with others his independent work is flawless and you can hear why he is such a pillar in the community. Recently with production by Matty Joynt, EW2RTW soothes with a calming guitar melody and vocals a great song to add to your playlist.
Doin it again, this New Thing will be echoing in your head until you hit replay. First original following a list of remixes after his EP Visions. His most recent remix he has done was apart of a compilation for DNMO & Sub Urban track Broken. Cofresi paired that one with a video showcasing his live abilities. New Thing similarly is apart of a greater project.
Introducing Cofresi‘s forthcoming EP Faces, New Thing foreshadows the quality of the project. Not only does it announce a new body of work but it is marks a first collaboration with a skilled vocalist; Ehiorobo breaks the cherry. Faces itself will be constisting of 6 total tracks with 6 unique vocalists for each track respectively. Cannot wait to see this creative transformation of style.
Chet Faker is one of the many talented artists coming out of Australia. Winner of 5 awards at Aria awards 2014 including best male artist, Best Independent Album and the likes, Chet writes, produces and records his own music. A talent worth note. His music features on Future Classic and they been sharing around some recent work and collabs.
Marcus Marr has come out of studio hybernation reversed, when it starts getting cold out, with the help of Chet Faker. The two artists are working on a collaborative project Work, releasing Trouble With Us and Birthday Card as a little taste. The EP is set to be released on December 4th. Since Marr’s last project Brown Sauce released over a year ago he has been touring, doing gigs here and there like episodes at the Boiler Room. Has not lost touch as you can hear with these two tracks, deep house and techno done right.