PREMIERE: Ethyene – Time Won’t Change (Kolour LTD)
Yes, yes kiddies…it’s that time of the week were we unleashing fresh sounds and fresh beats with our latest outing in the fast lane of global premieres (echo, echo, echo, echo)! This tasty installment comes courtesy of fresh-faced French producer, Ethyène and our friends over at the Kolour LTD imprint. The young, Lyon-based fellow has been a rising talent on our radar with a serious list of accolades already attributed to his alias. Ethyène caught my attention when he dropped his debut release, the “Obsessions EP” which also launched the Australian imprint, Kyoku Records. With his third solo release on the horizon, the “Clubs, Rubs + Dubs EP” for Kolour LTD, plus contributions to the burgeoning Moonrise Hill Material, which he co-runs, we can expect nothing but good things in the future. Now, to get to the track!
“Time Won’t Change” is a funky, mid-tempo groover that features lovely, organic percussion and shimmering sample/filter work. The hip-shaking claps introduce visions of Soul Train dance floors and feel good party vibes. A tickling bass line carries us forward while a cheeky appropriation of an SOS Band vocal creates a catchy refrain. Dropping later this week, February 24th, keep them peepers peeled and pre-order below.