NEW FAVORITE: Soul Clap’s Latest Single, “Timespent” ft. Phill Celeste

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Soul Clap Release “Timespent” Single from Forthcoming Self-Titled Album – Due out Friday, Oct 14th

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Up next from from Soul Clap’s self-titled sophomore LP is an uptempo house jam featuring Phil Celeste of Life On Planets.  Originally written as a homage to the swing and bass of UK Garage, Timespent is a collaboration between Soul Clap’s beats/melodies and the creative male vocal stylings of Baltimore based Celeste the singer and guitarist of Life On Planets.

“The chords, bass line, melodies and sound effects for Timespent were made almost exclusively with the Yamaha DX100, an FM synth from the 80’s which gives the song a real throwback feel.  But the drums bring it to the future, swung hard, using Roland TR-8.  On top of the track, Phil Celeste brings his distinct jazzy/R&B approach to tell the story of relationships gone wrong and time wasted on love abandoned.  The result is one of our favorites from the album, a piece of music clearly influenced by the past, but sounding even more fresh in the present.”Soul Clap

Stream Timespent ft. Phill Celeste here:

 

Starting out cutting their teeth in the early rave scene in Boston, they soon found fame through a series of edits and became household names through notable releases including a DJ Kicks alongside close allies Wolf + Lamb and their electric first album called EFUNK. The title, which stands for Everybody’s Freaky Under Nature’s Kingdom, and sounds like modern electronic funk, became their calling card. EFUNK is a bridge between the discerning futurism of underground dance and the charisma and boldness of funk and pop culture. For Charlie funk is his foundation, for Eli it’s jazz, and as their infamous Yoyoyo 90’s Jam parties testified (playing only classics from the era), they have the ability to transform and lead in more than one movement.

‘Soul Clap’ TRACKLISTING:
1) The Hourchild Introduces
2) Future 4 Love ft. Nick Monaco & BIlly “Bass” Nelson
3) Synthesizer Girlfriend ft. Ntem & HazMat Talkbox
4) F#@k Sorrow
5) Shine (This Is It) ft. Nona Hendryx
6) Numb ft. Ebony Houston
7) Dirty Leslie ft. Wolf + Lamb
8) Elevation ft. Dayonne Rollins, Ricky Tan & Freeky Neek
9) Timespent ft Phill Celeste
10) B.O.G.
11) Funk Bomb ft. Billy “Bass” Nelson

Label: !K7 / Crew Love
Released: 14th October 2016
Format: 2 x LP // CD // Digital
Cat no:
Soulclap.us

 
UPDATED WORLD TOUR DATES:
Thursday, October 6th – Jaeger – Oslo
Friday, October 7th – Chateau Motel – Copenhagen
Saturday, October 8th – Slakhuset – Stockholm
Sunday, October 9th – Village Underground – London
Friday, October 14th – Nuits Fauves – Paris
Saturday, October 15th – Wall – Milan
Sunday, October 16th – Coropuna – Rome
Thursday, October 20th – Disco Dolly – Amsterdam
Saturday, October 22nd – Wintershuiven – Amsterdam
Friday, October 28th – Smart Bar – Chicago
Sunday, October 30th – Output – New York
Thursday, November 3rd – Stereo Bar – Montreal
Friday, November 4th – Electric Pickle – Miami
Saturday, November 5th – Flash – Washington DC
Thursday, November 10th – Q Nightclub – Seattle
Friday, November 11th – Los Globos – Los Angeles
Saturday, November 12th – It’ll Do Dallas – Dallas
Thursday, November 17th – Bang Bang – Seattle
Friday, November 18th – Habitat Living Sound – Calgary
Saturday, November 19th – Public Works – San Francisco
Wednesday, November 23rd – TV Lounge – Detroit
Saturday, November 26th – Ascend – Boston
Sunday, November 27th – Output – Brooklyn
December 3rd – Electric Pickle – Miami (Art Basel)
Friday, December 9th – Beam – Bangkok
Saturday, December 10th – Contract – Tokyo
Sunday, January 8th – BPM Festival – Playa del Carmen
January 10th – Holy Ship – Florida
Friday, March 10th – Laruche – Brisbane
Saturday, March 11th – Randwick – Sydney
Sunday, March 12th – Sets on the Beach – Perth
Monday, March 13th – Pitch Festival – Melbourne

 

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