It is “an experimental love-song,” says Mez.
LIFE have revealed a model new IDLES remix of their newest single, ‘Switching On’.
Talking concerning the remix, IDLES’ guitarist Mark Bowen says: “I’ve watched LIFE play reside effectively over 100 instances and one factor that I actually needed to take care of by the remix is how extremely tight they’re as a band, so I left all the things from the unique in there.
“There was one thing new they have been bringing with the music, there’s that assured LIFE sound central however there are experiments in electronics and noise coming nearer to the floor. I needed to push these concepts additional, exaggerate them to the purpose of turning into violent.
“I usually suppose a remix ought to eschew the unique vocal, all my favorite remixes are unrecognisable as songs, that felt inappropriate right here. Mez stays entrance and centre the place he belongs.”
LIFE frontman Mez provides: “Switching On is an experimental love-song. When writing the monitor we homed in on new textures, noises and beats as we proceed to fall in love with all facets of music making, consequently we thought the unique single would additionally work as a remix.
“Mark Bowen, one of many band’s closest mates, took the helm. Bowen has added some flirtatious sleaze. He has made the monitor sound just like the love you’d discover popping out the bottom of a metropolis at night time. It’s seedy, it’s huge and it rains down on you similar to IDLES do from their mandatory pulpit.”
Try ‘Switching On (IDLES Remix)’ beneath: