HighClouds: Best Tracks of 2020 [so far]
Our staff has spoken: here are our 30 favourite tracks of 2020 so far. We’re only 6 months into 2020
Daphni – Joli Mai
Canadian composer Dan Snaith, mainly known for his project Caribou, has recently shared “Joli Mai” under his other moniker Daphni,
EARfATHER – Rising In October
After the hypnotic and inventive dance music of the Canadian producer Dan Snaith, discover EARfATHER, a Scottish electronica producer (or maybe duo) from Edinburgh that proposed a powerful and enchanting debut single some days ago. Following a bit the magic recipe of Caribou‘s “Can’t Do Without You”, “Rising In October” is a chill synth-wave that spreads all over you, both with freshness and warmth.
Liima – Amerika
It is time for you to discover Liima, a new band drawn by 4AD and that will seduce you if you like the idea of a band mixing vocals, complex drums and electronic vibes. It reminds us Battles and Caribou, with a touch from the North. After a year of touring and composing in parallel of four week of residency in different European places, the band is now ready to release a debut album called “ii”. Following this announcement, here is “Amerika”, an impressive and strange first single that definitely caught us.