Music. ¬†It’s the only legal drug out there that’s worth a damn. ¬†Manchester electronic ambient artist Synkro concocts¬†phonic barbiturates in the form of cavernous, droned-out synth textures and soul-stirring field recordings. ¬†Distant sounds of crickets and trees blowing in the breeze are married with thick downtempo beats and blankets of soft, pillowy vocals soaked in reverb. ¬†If there was an aural equivalent to the feeling of sinking into a deep, dark and warm ocean, Changes is your match.

If you’re a fan of Burial’s mellower side and the albums¬†coming out of Ninja Tune, you’ll find some comfort here. ¬†While most of the package deals have sold out, limited white vinyl copies still remain on Synkro’s bandcamp. ¬†This one is shipping from the UK, so all you yanks…expect a higher price tag on this one. ¬†Even so, it’s still less than a bottle of prescription-strength sedatives, and you can’t OD on vinyl. ¬†Or can you?


The Details

Limited edition white vinyl double album in deluxe foil print cover. Mastered by Matt Colton at Alchemy.

Includes digital pre-order of Changes. You get 1 track now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it's released.

Shipping out on or around 18 September 2015

Price $28

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