Second Nature is the the sophomore release from Montreal based live electronic trio Saxsyndrum. Filled with sprawling dance tunes, intricate ambience, bouncing bass and destructive modulation, the album juxtaposes each member's disparate creative processes to forge a rejuvenating journey through their imprinted emotions of friendship, love, life and loss. Their first full length release since settling into their new form with vocalist AP Bergeron, the nine lush tunes within capture their most mature sound yet.
Second Nature is out April 12, 2019 on So Sorry Records, with vinyl production supported by Record Centre Records.
released April 12, 2019
Dave Switchenko: Tenor Saxophone, Slim Phatty, System 100
Nick Schofield: Drums, SP404SX, Microkorg, MS2000, Prodigy
AP Bergeron: Vocals, RE-201 Space Echo, Deluxe Memory Man
Recorded by Patrick McDowell at Breakglass Studio
Additional Recording by Armen Bazarian and Nigel Ward
Mixed by Taylor Smith at Golden Ratio
Mastered by Evan Tighe
Produced by Saxsyndrum
Artwork by Vickie Vainionpää
Photography by Tess Roby
The basis of Saxsyndrum is just that: saxophone, synthesis and drums. Born out of the galvanizing spirit of the Montreal
underground, their unabashed groove-centric music blends the energy of dance with the immediacy of pop and the lucidity of experimental drone....more