Matrixxman streaming debut LP on Ghostly, touring (dates)
photo by Cole Rise
Electronic music fans are probably familiar with San Francisco house producer Matrixxman, who’s visited NYC over the past few years for shows with Teengirl Fantasy, George FitzGerald, Nosaj Thing and more. Last month, he finally put out his debut album Homesick on Ghostly. FACT liked it and wrote:
Musically, Homesick follows the thrust of Matrixxman’s recent output: Detroit techno with touches of electro and industrial, along with ambient pieces that are better suited to an LP than an EP. “It’s a totally different approach,” he explains via Skype. “With singles and EPs, you’re definitely concerned with capturing attention briefly, with more of a shock and awe approach. With the album, you get to delve into more emotional territory.”
That territory is exemplified by ‘Annika’s Theme’, a very human moment that comes towards the end of the album; Duff tried to and succeeds at capturing a bittersweet sentiment, the dichotomy of human and machine.
Check it out for yourself — it’s streaming below.
Matrixxman will support the album on tour, including a return to NYC on September 10 at Verboten with Pleasurekraft and Jaceo. Tickets for that show are on sale now.
All dates are listed below…
Matrixxman — 2015 Tour Dates
Aug 14th – Dattera til Hagen – Oslo, NO
Aug 21st – The Liquor Store – Portland, OR
Sept 6th – Beat Box – San Francisco, CA
Sept 10th – Verboten – Brooklyn, NY
Sept 19th – Overpass Pop-Up – Los Angeles
Oct 8th – Club 21 – Florence, IT
Oct 9th – Thompson’s Garage – Belfast, UK
Oct 17th – Fabric – London, UK