Berkson & What. Photo by: Dan Berkson & James What
PHOTO BY Dan Berkson & James What

Worship EP by Berkson & What

Comment

Author Mathias Haegglund in Music for Evlear
Published Mon. 20th of Oct 2014 URL Bookmark

James What & Dan Berkson drop Modelmaker's second release this October featuring Qzen and a remix from Lance DeSardi.

Following on from their ‘Seraphim / Firebird’ EP which picked up heavy hitting support from the likes of Seth Troxler, Skream and Steve Bug the multi-talented duo deliver a sublime offering in ‘Worship’, along with a deeper remix from Lance De Sardi. The impressive and unique artwork accompanying the release is based on a woodcut by What’s great grandfather Conrad Felixmuller.

‘Worship’ pulsates into life through dusty percussion and shimmering atmospherics; Qzen’s spoken word vox gracefully dominates proceedings for the most part (the words of which are taken from a poem by British poet Patience Agbabi called ‘Josephine Baker Finds Herself’) while mechanic modulations and a cosmic sh101 hook combine to dish up a warm off-kilter techno cut with an subtle yet infectious groove.

Lance DeSardi has built up quite the back catalogue over the last decade on labels such as Black Catalogue & Planet E along with his own imprint Legwork, as a close friend of Dan and James he steps up to remix ‘Worship’. His re-imagining picks up the pace somewhat by resonating a snippet of Qzen’s vocal uttering “straight to my heart” over shifting percussion, soft pads and whirring atmospherics which lend themselves perfectly to her silky voice in this excellent final offering.

Berkson & What - Worship EP
Release date 20th October 2014
Label Modelmaker Records

Tracklist
A1. Worship (Extended Mix)
B1. Worship (Lance DeSardi Remix)

Find out more
Berkson & What


Tags


Comment


Your comment will be available for editing for 5 minutes

Share


Upcoming music festivals

Envision Festival 2019
February 28th - March 3rd


Tomorrowland Winter 2019
March 9th - March 16th


Ultra Music Festival 2019
March 29th - March 31st


Snowbombing 2019
April 8th - April 13th


Partners

Evlear proudly uses One.com for hosting our website and we like them very much.


We love travelling and we always use Booking.com to find the best hotels in the cities we visit. It's simply awesome!


Booking.com