The London-based electronic musician has taken the old saw about sophomore albums being inspired by life on the road literally. Half of Where You Live consists of fluttery, haunted, dystopic, yet often lovely portraits of cities in Brazil, China, England, and Japan. The voice of a weary local emerges through the slippery house beats of “Community,” while “Junk City II” draws inspiration from the films of Takashi Miike.
Sat., May 11, 11:55 p.m., 2013
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 1, 2013