I don’t know about you, but music has been a central coping mechanism of 2020, especially now as pandemic fatigue has set in and we’re not allowed do the jobs we’ve been doing for years, along with experience the festival markers of our annual summers, those sweet weekends of release, rain or shine.
I have frequently found myself listening to a new track and imagining the moment when you walk into a tent or an area at a festival and hear that a song drop. That buzz and excitement is much-missed right now.
My imagination is trying to help. And tunes like ‘Perfume’, from the Australian Berlin-based producer Samantha Poulter aka Logic1000 is one of those songs that soundtracks that muscle memory of imagination.
The percussive euphoric track with ’90s R&B vocals was originally first heard on Caribou’s 2020 Radio 1 Essential Mix.
The tune is out on 12″ vinyl along with additional new track ‘Blossom’ on 25 September via her own label Therapy.
Logic1000 recently did remixes for Låpsley and Christine and the Queens’:
Also loving ‘DJ Logic Please Forgive Me’ from the debut EP:
Niall Byrne is the founder of the most-influential Irish music site Nialler9, where he has been writing about music since 2005 . He is the cohost of the Nialler9 Podcast and has written for the Irish Times, Irish Independent, Cara Magazine, Sunday Times, Totally Dublin, Red Bull and more. Niall is a DJ, founder of Lumo Club, event curator and producer of gigs, parties & events.