Stream Laurel Halo's new LP 2013-10-21 by Kristof B. | 9 Comments
Due for release on October 28th, Chance Of Rain serves as a follow-up to Halo's acclaimed (and divisive) debut record, Quarantine, which came out last year on Hyperdub.
The LP sees Halo continuing along the path that gave us this years EP, Behind The Green Door, which was more of a techno-oriented affair or, as she explained to Dummymag:
"(...) I think this record is an evolution of my sound. Behind The Green Door and Chance of Rain are much more in line with what I do live because they are recordings and expansions of live tracks. So there is a disjoint between Quarantine and Chance Of Rain in the sense that Quarantine is entirely a studio record and then I had to retro-engineer those tracks to figure out how to play live, so I said to myself going forward you’re going to make music for live first because that’s what music is about. It’s about being performed live. That’s just where I’m coming from (...)"