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Eoin Murray
31 August 2022, 15:40

Premiere: ex.sses ‘silicon’

Ex.sses debuts on TT label with two experimental club cuts exploring “physical sensation, material and the gendered body”

Premiere: ex.sses ‘silicon’

ex.sses is next up on London’s TT label with the ‘scanner’ EP. Hear the B-Side, ‘silicon’, below. 

The DJ, producer and Balamii resident takes inspiration from writings on “physical sensation, material and the gendered body” to create two cuts of abstract club music. Techno-like rhythms become agitated and disjointed, while eerie melodies and shadowy synths are fleshed out with heavily altered field recordings and voice notes. This is intense, exciting music that keeps a foot firmly on the dancefloor, even when at its most intricate.

The title track is described by ex.sses as an encapsulation of the “tension between a hard metallic space and a wetspace”, while ‘silicon’ is described as “the transitory segment of the night - laying in anticipation of its inevitable climax”.

‘Scanner’ is out tomorrow, 1st September. Pre-order it here