NEW MUSIC: SG Lewis “Hurting” feat. Aluna George

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SG LEWIS RELEASES “HURTING” FEAT. ALUNAGEORGE FIRST SINGLE FROM DARK

Today songwriter, producer and musician SG Lewis share his new single “Hurting” featuring internationally acclaimed British songstress AlunaGeorge. The track marks the first single from Dark; the second phase of his upcoming three-part concept album Dusk, Dark, Dawn. 

Check out “Hurting” Here!

SG Lewis scores percussive basslines alongside arpeggiated synth melodies to accompany AlunaGeorge’s honeyed vocals as she pines after lost love. The resultant track is a dream-worthy collaboration ready for any dance floor.

Speaking on the track, SG says “Aluna and I met for the first time in LA earlier this year, and I was talking to her about the album concept, and in particular, Dark. Aluna has been a part of so many dance records that I love, so I knew I wanted to make a club track with her! After we ate burritos and hung out, we made “Hurting” super quickly – the whole process was supernatural between the two of us, and she has such an amazing ear for production.”

“Hurting” is the latest in a long run of exceptional collabs for SG, with his upcoming album featuring J Warner, Kartell and a host of others yet to be announced. His recent single, “Better” featuring Clairo instantly became a viral hit last month and was labelled  “addictive” by Pigeons and Planes with Hypebeast calling it “the perfect summer jam.” After an incredible run of dates across Europe, America, Australia and Asia so far this year, SG also recently announced a massive US headline tour kicking off at Washington DC’s Union Stage onSeptember 25th and making stops at Brooklyn’s Elsewhere on September 28th & 29th and LA’s The Fonda Theater on October 19th

This year, SG Lewis began releasing music from his ambitious three-part album Dusk, Dark, Dawn. In his first Phase, Dusk, SG imagined the trajectory of one night out in club music and is a loving tribute to club and youth culture. Referencing a wide breadth of styles and genres, Dusk used disco, west coast hip-hop and 80s electro to set the scene. Now in Phase 2, Dark uses heavier styles like techno and rap to move the crowd into the night.

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SG LEWIS TOUR DATES:

August 24                Zurich, Switzerland                 Zurich Openair
August 25                Paris, France                          Rock en Seine
September 25         Washington, DC                      Union Stage
September 26          Philadelphia, PA                     The Foundry at the Fillmore
September 28          Brooklyn, NY                           Elsewhere (SOLD OUT)
September 29          Brooklyn, NY                           Elsewhere
September 30          Cambridge, MA                       The Sinclair
October 2                 Toronto, ON                            Mod Club
October 3                 Montreal, QC                          Fairmount Theatre
October 5                 Detroit, MI                               El Club
October 6                 Chicago, IL                              Lincoln Hall
October 7                 Minneapolis, MN                     7th Street Entry
October 10               Austin, TX                               Come and Take it Live
October 11               Houston, TX                            Bronze Peacock
October 12               Dallas, TX                               HOB – Cambridge Room
October 14               Denver, CO                             Larimer Lounge
October 16               Las Vegas, NV                        Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Vinyl
October 17               Santa Barbara, CA                  SOhO – Restaurant & Music Club
October 19               Los Angeles, CA                     The Fonda Theatre
October 20               Santa Ana, CA                        The Observatory
October 21               San Francisco, CA                  The Regency Theater
October 23               Portland, OR                           Holocene
October 24               Seattle, WA                             The Crocodile
October 26               Vancouver, BC                        Fortune Sound Club
December 7              London, UK                            Printworks

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