Birthed from a radio present and occasion collection with iconic Los Angeles radio station DUBLAB, SOS MUSIC’s aim is to supply a platform for forward-thinking digital music, with a eager emphasis on womxn expertise from around the globe. In conjunction with legendary Berlin-based !K7, the label’s debut launch, SOS MUSIC Vol. 1 is a 14-track eclectic compilation showcasing dance music from among the greatest producers working in the mean time together with rRoxymore, Violet, Nightwave, Lara Sarkissian, Umfang, LCY & Minimal Violence – lovingly curated to uplift and have a good time the worldwide digital group in a time of deep uncertainty within the music trade.
SOS MUSIC Vol. 1 is worldwide to its core, drawing on influences from the artists’ respective backgrounds together with the UK, US, Serbia, Spain, Japan, Slovenia, Portugal, Germany & Canada. A restricted run of vinyl may also be made accessible. Proceeds from the compilation might be donated to a few womxn centered charities:
– Transgender Law Centre – The Transgender Law Center is the biggest American transgender-led civil rights group within the United States. They have been initially California’s first “fully staffed, state-wide transgender legal organization” and have been initially a fiscally sponsored venture of the National Center for Lesbian Rights.
– Downtown Women’s Shelter – the one group in Los Angeles centered completely on serving and empowering girls experiencing homelessness and previously homeless girls.
– Women’s Refugee Commission – WRC’s mission is to enhance the lives and shield the rights of ladies, youngsters, and youth displaced by battle and disaster.
The compilation may also be blended in Dolby Atmos®, one of many first leftfield digital releases to assist the format. Dolby Atmos® offers an immersive music expertise unveiling new ranges of element and depth to songs. It expands the inventive palette for artists, permitting songs to stay and breathe in a multi-dimensional area to totally immerse you within the listening expertise.
Tracklist: 1. Hinako Omori – dopamine 2. rRoxymore – Price of Highest Consciousness 3. Nightwave – Sacred Heart 4. Umfang – Complete Your Collection 5. Masha – Doris Day 6. Maddy Maia feat. Tottie – Obsesión Romántica 7. C. Love – Possédée 8. Violet – Search and Find 9. Lara Sarkissian – fortress within the clouds 10. LCY – Milan 11. Minimal Violence – Next Time 12. Nene H – Mad Love 13. Maral – Only The Sound Will Last 14. Ivy Barkakati – Reactivar
SOS MUSIC was based in Los Angeles by Maddy Maia (UK) and Tottie (Spain by way of the UK). Both artists have racked up hours behind the decks in darkened basements and rooftops in Los Angeles, London and Barcelona respectively. Maddy has a protracted historical past in impartial music and is presently VP A&R within the US for famed British indie label Ninja Tune. Tottie is director of occasions and particular tasks at DUBLAB and curates music, artwork and cultural programming that displays the varied panorama of the town and past. A shared love of underground music and tradition, Maia and Tottie’s bond began robust by way of throwing occasions and later with internet hosting a month-to-month radio present; The SOS MUSIC imprint is a pure subsequent step within the pair’s development as curators and its aim will proceed early ideas the duo caught to- to hunt out numerous underground expertise and amplify their voice or group, while championing range on all sides of the trade. Maddy and Tottie’s music influences and kinds span broad throughout the spectrum of experimental dance music, starting from leftfield home, orchestral ambient sounds, not forgetting a nod to their youth rising up within the UK rave scene.
SOS Music Vol 1 might be launched 23 October 2020. Pre-order right here: https://sosmusic.lnk.to/SOSMusicVol1