Monday, February 15, 2016
SHREM'S LATE MONDAY NIGHT SESSIONS: "VINES" - Ocho
One of Dublin's based kept electronic secrets Ocho return after almost 4 years with an enthralling slice of ice cold electro. Stace Gill's whispery, soulful vocal harmonies intertwine sublimely with layers of intense slow beats and instead of a musical juxtaposition they conceive a celestial unity of sounds and tones. I have been wondering what would the Irish duo have in store for us ever since I have fallen with "Young Hunting" back in 2012 - one of the greatest tracks that year. The remarkable "Vines" floats somewhere between Sevdaliza's "That Other Girl" and Portishead's "Machine Gun". The song is out now on iTunes via Feel Good Lost. Intensive melancholia.
And here's a reminder of the hypnotising "Young Hunting" again: