News — C.Y.M.

Phantasy 100: PH91 – PH99

PH91 Kicking off the final stretch of #Phantasy100, 'Blue Ice/Meltwater' was a digital transmission of flawless liquid electro from the studio of one of Phantasy’s most prolific artist family members, Ghost Culture.   'Blue Ice’ delved into trippy euphoria, perfectly engineered to transmit a trance-like effect on listeners. All tunnelling energy, melting through layer-upon-layer of serotonin-altering rave oscillations, awash in a texture that lands somewhere between melancholy and euphoria, strobe light and sunrise.   ‘Meltwater’ meanwhile begins unassumingly, executing a spacious rhythm that is soon consumed by powerful sub-bass weight and an almost overwhelming rush of analogue synthesis. An aquatic...

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Listen: C.Y.M. Stamp The Wax Mix

Let C.Y.M. soundtrack your Monday with their new Monday Morning Mixtape for Stamp The Wax.Read the full feature here Tracklist:Deep Listening Band – Deep HocketsAshra – 77 Slightly DelayedHawkwind – Opa-LokaEdgar Froese – Epsilon in Malaysian PaleA Winged Victory For The Sullen – The Haunted Victorian PencilPopol Vuh – Maria (Ave Maria)Deuter – Pearls (Glittering, Continuous Flow)The Edge – One Foot In HeavenFuture Sound of London – Fractional differenceEarth – MirageDavid Bowie – some areThe Human League – Toyota CityEinstruzende Neubauten – Fur den UntergangModern English – HomeGrauzone – Film IIKing Crimson – The Dream / The IllusionPink Floyd –...

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Introducing C.Y.M.

Vampire Weekend’s Chris Baio teams up with Fort Romeau aka Mike Greene, collaborating as C.Y.M. for their debut on Phantasy, out now. Pressed onto 12" vinyl, housed in a special reflective sleeve.Pick up the 12" vinyl here C.Y.M. is the collaboration between British producer and DJ Mike Greene (otherwise known as Fort Romeau) and LA-based American musician Chris Baio, who releases music as Baio in addition to playing bass in the acclaimed band Vampire Weekend. Their debut, self-titled EP arrives on Phantasy as an elegant pean to the infinite possibilities of kosmische music, driven by a motorik strain of psychedelia. The foundations of...

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