Song: Midnight City
Album: Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming
M83, rightfully named after the galaxy Messier 83, takes you on a journey through the cosmos as ‘Midnight City’ slowly builds into an intense swarm of sound. OurVinyl’s own A.J. Heindel describes, “[it’s] a song-of-the-year candidate that has single-handedly propelled both M83 and [Anthony]Gonzalez to their highest recognition yet. The distinctive anthem – which carries MGMT-like size – blends the classic M83 synth-pop sound with heavy, drastic leads and a poignant saxophone testimonial, laying quite the groundwork for the newly ambitious approach…”
The electronic and “shoegaze” influenced group has been selling out venues across the U.S. on their current tour and receiving much deserved publicity for their latest album, “Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming”. Catch them if you can live or for a tease, check out Late Night with Jimmy Fallon tonight, November 21.