Building on the tradition of genre-defying, cult favourites Talking Heads and LCD Soundsystem, Athens, Georgia band Partials make dance music that similarly explores the personal and the paradoxical. Their last release ‘Man Made Machine’ is the first taste of their debut forthcoming EP ‘Glossolalia’.
Now they come through with the gorgeous electronica-orientated funk of “Fear of Silence”, which instantly brings comparisons to the sophistication of their muses – however tempered with exotic instrumental touches that makes “Fear…’ all their own. What it cements is the continued upper-echelon style that the group evokes – and their own reputations as definite ones to watch for 2018. Listen here