A London-based duo who present themselves as a digital project, with a flair for slick beats. This track is a luxurious reworking of Metronomy’s 2011 single of the same name, and is a pure synth delight to revel in.
“We want the music we create to take the listener into a place of escapism. Lyrically, sonically and visually, there’s a sense of taking yourself away from the world around you, whether giving yourself over to the moment or losing yourself in a feeling of nostalgia. We call this feeling of escapism ‘The Soda State Of Mind’”.
We’ll find out on BBC2 in the UK from 10pm tonight with the highly annoying Lauren Laverne (or ‘1995’ as I like to call her). If you do a Google Image search for the awards, PJ Harvey seems to be the most googled artist today, but it’s anyone’s game.