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Or:la announces debut album Trusting Theta featuring SOAK, Eliza Rose; releases ‘Chant’

Or:la announces debut album Trusting Theta featuring SOAK, Eliza Rose; releases ‘Chant’

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The Derry DJ and producer Or:la has announced a long-awaited debut album.

Trusting Theta will be released on September 20th on Fabric Originals, and feartures contributions from SOAK, Eliza Rose, and Mary Lake, and pulls from Or:la’s (Orlagh Dooley) wide-array loves of acid, breakbeat, UK bass, tribal house, deep house, 90’s techno and garage.

The now Liverpool-based artist’s Trusting Theta is inspired by Celtic and Greek mythology, and addresses sapphic love, friendship, female rage, community, the criminalisation of pepper spray as a self-defense tool, and was made for “The girls who get it, get it”.

In particular, Or:la was drawn to the Celt’s respect for women as healers, mothers and leaders.

New song ‘Chant’ is a body riddling-rhythm with vocals by Or:La herself inspired by life in London, and the city’s socialites.

The artwork for the album features Or:la as a 3D scan transformed into a stone bust that nods to the themes of the album, and a nod to how myths and legends, like the tale of Medusa, can be misinterpreted.

Trusting Theta Tracklist:

A

01 Milky Way Of Glitter feat. SOAK

02 Cooking Up Pepper Spray With Mary Lake

03 Fired Up

04 Chant

B

05 Sea Slugs

06 Cupid Doesn’t Live In Clapham Common

07 Patriarchy Purge

08 Slay The Beast feat. Eliza Rose

09 Goodnight Sister Boom Boom

Or:la Tour Dates

12th July – Love International, Tisno, Croatia – Tickets here

19th July – Nation of Gondwana, Berlin – Tickets here

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14th September – Waterworks, London – Tickets here


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