It’s exhausting to consider that okay?d has solely simply now launched his very first EP – then once more, we simply went by way of this with Ekali , so maybe it isn’t that stunning in spite of everything. Releasing a set music is not crucial for artists on this streaming local weather, however artistically, a full physique work like an EP or album can nonetheless maintain significance.
The new 6-track EP Find Paradise from okay?d is a flurrying show all of the kinds that he has proven up to now, in addition to some that he hasn’t. It’s dubstep, it’s future bass, it’s dizzying drum & bass and a lot extra. While “Electronic Memories” works as an excellent intro observe to the EP, with dazzling future bass and becoming vocals from Mickey Kojak, the second observe “Creator’s Flower” is extra like a years-long journey.
And the place “Creator’s Flower” was fairly frenetic, “Polluted Blood” is way extra subdued as restrained, not less than till about 70% the way in which into the observe. Though not labeled as an interlude, it kind of serves that function because it leads into the extra dense “Find Paradise.” Brandishing lovely Porter-esque vibes, it’s simply one the most effective tracks on the EP.
“Tokyo” brings again the chaotic sounds “Creator’s Flower” with a bit extra intent, transitioning right into a fast-paced electro home, and ending up with the pounding “Destroy The Universe.”
Overall, it appears okay?d has discovered his stride as a producer and artist, and Find Paradise is a wonderful instance how far he’s are available in not even two years. Check it out beneath.