The sonically mesmerising London-based duo have gifted us a doozy of a debut. ‘Kara’ is a veritable exhibition of influences and innovations, offered to us with the production pair’s inimitable style & downright powerful aesthetic. From the woozy space soul of numbers such as ‘Breaks’ and ’Thru The Dark’ to the thundering drum of ‘Road’ & ‘Stagedive’, this album showcases the talent & sheer brilliance of Morgan & Acyde’s creations. As much Fela as it is Hendrix, as modern as it is throwback, ‘Kara’ is a truly exciting first stamp from an act we’re sure as hell are only just getting started.
If you pre-order on iTunes, you’ll get an instant download of Hot Love and Wheel. Lucky things.
- Hot Love
- Hey You
- Wasted Times
- Thru the Dark
- In A Moment
- Killing (Digital Version Only)
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