Photo by: Press

Taken from a new 12″ set for release next month.

Floating Points is back with ‘Les Alpx’, his first new track in two years. The track sees producer Sam Shepherd returning to a more dancefloor-focused sound after recent excursions into post-rock, ambient and jazz.

“I started going back to my early records and all the sounds I loved playing at clubs like Fabric and Plastic People”, says Shepherd of the new track. “I wanted to capture the immediacy of that music and the feeling that I got when I was on the dancefloor, of being immersed in a track that pulls you along instantly.”

‘LesAlpx’ will be accompanied with another new track, ‘Coorabell’, on a 12″ set for release via Ninja Tune on July 12. Shepherd will also tour Europe this summer, see below for a full list of dates.

Floating Points tour dates: 

DJ:
Jul 05 – Brussels, BE @ C12 (all night)
Jul 06 – Glasgow @ Melting Pot
Jul 07 – London @ Fabric (all day)
Jul 19 – Barcelona, ES @ Sonar (6-hour set)
Jul 21 – Amsterdam, NL @ Festimi Woodstock (all day) SOLD OUT
Jul 26 – Apulia, IT @ Polifonic
Aug 08 – Norfolk @ Houghton Festival

LIVE:
Sep 13 – Lisbon, PT @ Nova Batida
Sep 27 – Milan, ES @ I WANT TO LIKE YOU BUT I FIND IT DIFFICULT
Oct 18 – Amsterdam, NL @ ADE

Read next: Deep Inside – June 2019’s must-hear house and techno playlist

Latest Stories

Latest

Share Tweet
+

Privacy Preference Center

Required Cookies & Technologies

Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions.

gdpr, woocommerce_cart_hash, woocommerce_items_in_cart, _wp_wocommerce_session, sucuri_cloudproxy_uuid_*

Site Customisation

Cookies and similar technologies are used to improve your experience, to do things like:

- remember your login, general, and regional preferences
- personalize content, search, recommendations, and offers

Without these technologies, things like personalised recommendations, your account preferences, or localisation may not work correctly.

wp-settings-*

Personalised Advertising

These technologies are used for things like:

- personalised ads
- to limit how many times you see an ad
- to understand usage via Google Analytics
- to understand how you got to our web properties
- to ensure that we understand the audience and can provide relevant ads

We do this with social media, marketing, and analytics partners (who may have their own information they’ve collected). Saying no will not stop you from seeing our ads, but it may make them less relevant or more repetitive.

_ga, _gid, gat,_gads,_fbp