DJ/Rupture and Matt Shadetek has come to together to produce their new LP Solar Life Raft, set to be released November 11 via The Agriculture. Solar Life Raft will be a three-disc set created by two individuals with a shared appreciation for engaging with streetwise dance music from a ground-up, participatory perspective, as well as more experimental sounds.
The release ofSolar Life Raft will mark the first time Rupture and Shadetek has worked together on an extended project, and the duo are already receiving rave reviews. Jon Caramanica of Vibe Magazine has described the project as an “A stunning, globe-trotting, three-turntable mix… bumping, brash, and without borders.”
The fellow Brooklynites have teamed up with Gang Gang Dance, Telepathe, Jahdan Blakkamoore and poetry from Elizabeth Alexander.