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Premiere: FaltyDL remixes Toro y Moi’s ‘Rose Quartz’

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    28 May 2013
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Premiere: FaltyDL remixes Toro y Moi's 'Rose Quartz'

The Ninja Tune veteran recasts one of Chaz Bundick’s latest offerings.

‘Rose Quartz’ appears on Toro y Moi’s fourth album, Anything In Return. The tune is a slow-burning Balearic-take on electrofunk typical of Bundick’s rejection of “chillwave” constraints.

As expected, FaltyDL’s remix is percussive, oft-kilter, and captivating. Only shades of the original remain, as he focuses on a shifty garage rhythm and wisps of Bundick’s vocals and melody. Stream it below.

Next week, Toro y Moi will head to the UK for a brief tour; those dates are below. Read John Calvert’s mixed review of Anything In Return now.

Jun 4, 2013 LONDON, KOKO w/ Ryan Hemsworth
Jun 5, 2013 BRIGHTON, Concorde 2
Jun 6, 2013 BRISTOL, Thekla
Jun 7, 2013 BIRMINGHAM, Academy 2
Jun 8, 2013 GLASGOW, The Arches
Jun 9, 2013 MANCHESTER, Parklife Weekender (Now Wave Arena)


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