Doon Kanda - Heart
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Based on 2 reviews
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Based on 24 ratings
January 20, 2017 / Release Date
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Resident Advisor

The sound palette—labyrinthine melodies played on weird, blunted synths—resembles Arca's, but the emotional tenor is slightly different. There's an epic dimension in Arca's work, while Kanda's is more intimate.

60
Exclaim!

Without being terribly groundbreaking or accessibly danceable (aside from "Axolotl"), and in Arca's shadow, Kanda seems to still be figuring out his aesthetic purpose or goal.

EMR
57
Jesse Kanda has made a name for himself in the musical world by releasing some fantastic videos, and now, the Bjork/Arca collaborator is debuting his off-kilter music to the world. On Heart, his debut electronic EP, the producer brings in a dark and strange take on house music, basically in the same vein of Arca himself, incorporating those scattered, minimalistic electronic sounds that craft an interesting impressionistic aesthetic. This EP starts off with the absolute best track here, Axolotl ... read more
holsgr
59
☆☆½ ~ I have some kind of ambivalence about the whole album concept. Lacks too much.
Soul_Feeder
73
"Heart”, in Jesse’s own words, is “losing someone you love and your self”.

Read more at: http://soulfeederweb.com/2017/03/doon-kanda-heart-ep-review/
Gupla
59
Jesse Kanda es sin dudas uno de los artistas visuales más relevantes del último tiempo; su interesante estética bizarra y retorcida lo llevó a trabajar con artistas como Bjork, FKA twigs, y por su puesto, su alma gemela Arca. Plasmado en figuras inquietantes, el arte de Kanda siempre llevado al extremo de rareza, proporcionaba una excelente relación con los proyectos musicales de Alejandro Ghersi, pero nunca sabremos cuanto de Jasse Kanda hay en el sonido de ... read more
justmyopinion
72
Axolotl is such a good song.
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Track List

  1. Axolotl
  2. Womb
  3. Wings
  4. Feline
  5. Heart
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