Photography by: Vicky Grout

The UK techno siblings return with Arla II.

Tessela and Truss will release the second EP from their Overmono collaboration next month.

Arla II follows the release of their first EP last year, which saw the UK techno artists – otherwise known as brothers Ed and Tom Russell – combine elements of techno, ambient, IDM and jungle.

The duo’s successful solo careers saw them become regulars on labels such as R&S and their own Poly Kicks label. Truss is also a regular collaborator with UK techno veteran Perc.

“Despite doing some live shows together and the fact that we’re brothers, we hadn’t ever really written music together and wanted to start something new,” the duo said of the collaboration last year.

Following a live debut at Krakow’s Unsound Festival last year, Overmono will be touring this year, including dates in Milan, Barcelona’s Sonar and London’s Field Day. Check the full list of dates and stream EP closer ‘Powder Dry’ below.

Pre-order Arla II and stream ‘Powder Dry’ via Spotify and Apple Music.

Overmono 2017 tour dates:

Feb 10 – Milan, Italy @ Dude Club (live)
Feb 18 – Sheffield, UK @ Hopeworks (DJ set)
Feb 25 – Arnhem, Netherlands @ 8 Bahn (DJ set)
Apr 08 – Chamonix, Switzerland (live)
Apr 22 – London, UK @ Electric Brixton (live – main support for Clark)
Jun 03 – London, UK @ Field Day (live)
Jun 17 – Barcelona, Spain @ Sonar (live)
Jun 25 – Spaarnwoude, Netherlands @ Awakenings (DJ set)
Aug 06 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Dekmantel (live)

Arla II EP tracklist:

A1. O-Coast
A2. Telephax 030
A3. HR3
B1. 16 Steps
B2. Concorde
B3. Powder Dry

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