Sizarr - Boarding Time (Anenon Euphoria Mix)
Artist and beat-artisan Anenon first came to our attention earlier this year, with a delightful and finely crafted piece of electronica in the form of 'This Is What I Meant'.
The LA-based Red Bull Music Academy graduate has his remix hat on here - helping out German-trio Sizarr for 'Boarding Time'. Sizarr produce driving pop-based beats, enclosed in a dark synth shell with, the result a firm handshake to a post-punk past with feet - dancing, itching feet - firmly in a contemporary electronica frame of mind a la Moderat
If you are fortunate enough to be experiencing Melt or Berlin Festival this summer, you can catch them there. Aisde from Anenon's contribution, fellow RBMA graduates Exeter and Yosi Horikawa also feature on the remix EP, titled Boarding Time, which is out on 19th August
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