shapeshifter is the second ep by aurora halal, artist and creator of ny s mutual dreaming parties & the sustain-release festival. the ep dives deeper into the unique sound world introduced by last years passageway, its 5 tracks a deftly conjured ride through liquid emotive states. shimmering waves of dark hypnotic energy rise and fall, evoking both synthetic plasmoid menace and soft sighing warmth, all brought to life by halals nuanced and rapidly evolving sound design.
passageway is the debut solo ep by aurora halal, producer, video artist and creator of brooklyn s mutual dreaming party series. four shadowy and intimate dance landscapes of shifting subterranean textures, backed with a hallucinatory remix by detroit techno legend terrence dixon. minimal, metallic and pulsing with hazy sensuality, these tracks offer an exciting first glimpse into a unique emotional world
DANCE MY PAIN AWAY (TRIBUTE) / THE LANGOLIER HUSTLE
12" Vinyl NL28.02.14
bakk continues with the 12inch split eps and will take you to a mysterious but lucid dance floor. the a side is a heavy hitter by aurora halal, musician, visual artist and organizer of the infamous mutual dreaming parties in new york which roofed artists from traxx to anthony shake shakir
bushwick venue bossa nova civic club is one of brooklyns more recent additions, yet has become a focal point for some of nycs key figures with events featuring representatives from l.i.e.s. and the bunker complementing guests like jacques renault and anthony naples. emboldened by this prospering creative vibe, bossa nova civic club have teamed up with sisterjam, a local consultation, management and event promotion collective for a series of 12 inch eps under the banner bushwick is melting. this first volume features four tracks from brooklyn-based producers, each reflecting a different side to the areas musical underground. l.i.e.s. artist marcos cabral contributes, as does his runaway partner jacques renault who teams up with nyc techno veteran mark verbos, whilst there is also music from mannequin records act dusk, and aurora halal, the person behind the mutual dreaming parties who makes her solo production debut with *hazy g*.