- Release Date 2018-10-26
- Label Monaberry
- Catalog MONA050
'Modest Is Hottest': not just a fine life motto, but also vitalising slice of incredible dancefloor emotion. A rolling agenda based around a rising arpeggio, this surges beyond limits taking you and the crowd higher and higher on every bar; this is the epitome of evocative story telling techno.
It's joined by two more startling and ultimately cosmic, feel-enriched trips: 'Emotional Chastity' builds around swooning chords, sparkling drum work, otherworldly flurries and textures before a bassline cut through and makes everyone in a five mile radius levitate. 'Stoned Romance', meanwhile, strips everything back to a hearty percussive shakedown that's spacious enough for the arpeggio, pads and chords and fuse, smelt and continually rise in a provocative way that Sobek is swiftly sculpting into his own signature.
Timeless sonic science from an artist who took his name from the Egyptian crocodile god Sobek; let's hope he makes a snappy return…