THE BEACH / THE MALL (7 INCH)
Big Sciences Singles Series continues with a new 7- from Victor Praud, who as well as being an acclaimed mixer of film scores, is also one part of Parisian techno group Society of Silence.
For Big Science, he has turned two tracks of mangled of dub and dancehall broken techno, reminiscent of fellow countryman Low Jack and Downward's releases from the likes of Samual Kerridge & Female.
Big Science‘s Singles Series continues with a producer probably better known for mixing film scores than soundtracking a dancefloor. Victor Praud might be one half of Parisian techno outfit Society Of Silence, and a considerable filmography shows he’s no slouch, but a debut solo outing has been a long time coming. This is the product of countless studio sessions during lockdown 1.0. Turning attention to the A-side cut, Praud assumes a new alias to ditch the dancefloor hypnosis in favour of dread-laden, sub-heavy aesthetics. A dub version to its insistent counterpart on the flip, the glitching brand of broken techno and Warzou-helmed label make a good fit" [info sheet from distr.]