Premiere: Moon – MFB Nights (You Needed Someone)

Following a couple of 12s together in as many years for Frank MusicJohannes Albert & Johannes Paluka (aka Iron Curtis) take their Moon project into album territory for the first time. The nine tracks of Industrie & Zärtlichkeit contain rough sketches sprinkled with red melodies and swinging lose drum machine loops, ranging from classic electro, calm ambient textures and even a more soulful odyssey.

Enter ‘MFB Nights’, which takes little time to assert its intentions, opening with as much authority as a Metro Area beat – constructed from little more than a kick drum and claps. Soft piano chords and a soulful refrain filters in, massaging the mix like James Garcia does to an Omar-S joint. Thankfully it remains for the entirity, dancing around the electro warbles like a smoke around a late night flame.

Industrie & Zartlichkeit is out May 2017 on Frank Music – buy from Juno.

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