13//ali_fawn channels spacelike cinematics on new cut ‘Mirrorshade’

Detroit-based producer and multi-instrumentalist Alister Fawnwoda AKA 13//ali_fawn releases ‘Mirrorshade’, second taste of forthcoming album ‘Ruby Beach’, due Summer 2020 and mixed by Welsh powerhouse David Wrench (Caribou, FKA Twigs, Sampha, Shura, The xx, Young Fathers, +++). Listen here

Ali talks about his newest feat, ‘Mirrorshade’, which features; “The emotional inspiration was to make a song people could make love and babies to.

One of the conceptual ideas was to create a song form that features bursts of drum parts that evolve over time held down by a percussion phrase. The main low instrument in the percussion section is Mauro’s Surdo drum. Mirrorshade is a track featuring Alex Carapetis on drums, Mauro Refosco on percussion, Jenny Lee Lindberg on Bass, Joey Stevens on guitar and me on synthesizers and programming. It was mixed by David Wrench and mastered by John Davis.”

13//ali_fawn debuted in late-2019 with first single ‘Future Swim’, which he notes “is about time-travel and death, and contemplates whether or not the two are intertwined as one thing,”

Second single ‘Mirrorshade’, lifted from the forthcoming full-length will be available on all digital streaming services from the 22nd January 2020.

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