Liverpool-based DJ/producer/taster SOSA brings simmering, hypnotic beats to “A Drug From God” – the ambitious single from GRAMMY®-nominated house artist Chris Lake and new girl group AI from Grimes, NPCs. The dance-ready remix was released today by Black Book Records/Astralwerks. Listen HERE. Show viewer HERE.
Recognized for their iconic minimalist productions, SOSA has blazed a trail of their own creation in the world of house music. With releases on Hottrax, Solid Grooves RAW, Cuttin Headz and his own Liverpool based brand, COCO, receiving support from big names such as The Martinez Brothers, Michael Bibi, PAWSA and Jamie Jones, SOSA quickly became one of the hottest new groups to establish. himself in recent years.
Outside the studio, SOSA keep a stacked tour diary with a plethora of performances at Printworks, Verknipt, Creamfields and other key events across the UK and beyond, including their own COCO events with the next episode locked down for march in SOSA’s hometown of Liverpool.
The anticipation was high for “A Drug From God” after this a live performance clip from Lake’s summer 2021 tour has been released. Released last November, the song has racked up over 10.6 million combined global streams to date.
Billboard said, “It’s clear why fans are hooked: [‘A Drug from God’] is dark, severe, and futuristic, with extended constructs reaching dizzying heights to make the sudden drop even steeper. is meant to appeal to the dance music crowd.” This Song Is Sick noted, “There is no doubt that Grimes has one of the most unique voices and Chris Lake has some of the most punchy sounds in the world. of house. Together we are reaching astronomical levels of energy.”
With NPC, Grimes continues to refine concepts from his recent albums, Art Angels and Miss Anthropocene. Members are infinite in number and may or may not be elected, with the exception of core members such as baby Warnymph. NPCs are a vehicle for experimenting with new technologies as they become available, such as generative characters and music, different types of animation, AI-assisted art as well as technology spiritual in which Grimes can create like other people in order to reduce the psychic pain of being in the public eye.
Lake continues his 2022 tour with performances at Lollapalooza in South America later this month. He will return to the Brooklyn Mirage in New York for two nights – June 3 and 4. See below for the tour itinerary. Tickets are on sale HERE.
The LA-based British-born producer/DJ recently released his remix of Swedish House Mafia and The Weeknd’s “Moth to a Flame” and collaborated with Fritz Carlton on a remix of “Bade Zile” by Joseph Ray and Lakou Mizik, for Black Book ID: Chapter 2.
Chris Lake – Upcoming Tour Dates
3/19 Buenos Aires, Argentina Lollapalooza
3/20 Santiago, Chile Lollapalooza
3/25 Sao Paulo, Brazil Lollapalooza
3/27 Miami, FL Space Park
6/3 Brooklyn, NY The Brooklyn Mirage (SOLD OUT)
6/4 Brooklyn, New York The Mirage of Brooklyn
7/29 Toronto, Canada Veld Music Festival 2022
SOSA – Upcoming Tour Dates
3/4 Newcastle, United Kingdom Lofts
3/4 Nottingham, UK Stealth
3/12 Liverpool, UK COCO @ Invisible Wind Factory
4/2 London, UK Printworks
4/5 Manchester, United Kingdom Joshua Brooks
5/28 Tampa, Florida Sunset Music Festival
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