Bicep - Sundial
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Based on 20 ratings
January 12, 2021 / Release Date
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The fact that the skips in this are accidental is insane. Well, at least they've built so much around an accident that it sounds completely intentional, despite evidence to the contrary. The vocals that shine in and out on this are light and ethereal, a sample from a Bollywood film that works so well here. The group says it's haunting and melancholic, I found it warm. The beat under it could sound harsh under different mixing, but it holds back in certain places enough to keep it interesting. ... read more
The song isn’t nearly as immediately gripping as the other singles but the subtleties in this one are excellent. The rolling drum groove is so fluid, it sends your mind rushing, but not before this soothing vocal sample comes into reassure you. No matter how intense the drums get there’s always something else in the mix trying to calm you down and this constant shift in emotion you feel keeps the track so invigorating throughout. You’re never fully at ease, but you’re ... read more
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Added on: January 12, 2021