Lesser known than some of his illustrious Norwegian peers, Øyvind Morken, has putting that right thanks to an unwavering and consistent ability to deliver supreme productions and deftly selected DJ sets.
Tag teaming here with studio-mate Kaman Leung this new track is part of series of collaborations under the moniker Wild Flowers. The cheekily titled Billig Jeans is an obvious nod to the MJ classic, playing on the Swedish for cheap jeans. A propulsive, classic electro weapon with a bright and modern polish, kitted out with nagging piano and fairground organ riffs, interplaying with punchy 808 breaks and washy, off kilter synths that sound like a woozy swarm of bees, looking for the perfect spot to practice their kick-ups.
Our 2018 Advent Calendar is in aid of Julie’s Bicycle, a non-profit that supports the creative industry to take action on climate change. All money raised through Bandcamp sales goes directly to Green Riders, a new campaign that will help will create more sustainable collective practices in the music industry. If you’re a DJ, artist, venue, promoter or just curious, join the Green Riders campaign here.
More info about Green Riders
The Green Riders campaign will provide tools, resources, and a community for artists and their teams to exchange advice, ideas and experiences, working alongside venues, festivals, labels and promoters to take action on climate change. It will launch in full in 2019, Sign-up on the website to join the campaign and get more information from Julie’s Bicycle.
More info about Julie’s Bicycle
Julie’s Bicycle is a London-based not for profit that supports the global creative community to take action on climate change and the environment. We believe that the creative community is uniquely placed to drive positive change that can transform our world. Founded in 2007 from within the UK music industry, Julie’s Bicycle has established itself as an internationally trusted source of guidance supporting creative businesses to embed environmental sustainability into their work.
Artwork throughout the series is made by Emily Evans.