Amidst the sweltering summer heat, Liquid Stranger has delivered an aqueous sonic remedy. “Snow Melt” is a sublime and effervescent downtempo collaboration with WAKAAN heavyweight LUZCID that will truly mystify and intrigue fans. With this highly anticipated debut on SSKWAN, label head and bass music pioneer Liquid Stranger epitomizes the ethos of the blossoming imprint.
Aquatic tones fill the intro as the talented duo creates a lush soundscape. Thrumming basslines give this track a deep and sumptuous tonality, while ethereal synths and alluring percussive elements beckon the listener forward. As “Snow Melt” swells and unfurls the majestic production and sound design from Liquid Stranger and LUZCID is on full display. Elements of glitch and breakbeat begin to seep through as delicate intricacies weave a wondrous wave of sound.
Truly a full-body experience, “Snow Melt” is a track that you can see and feel with every synth, kick, and clap. In stark contrast to Liquid Stranger’s earlier release “The Drill,” this track exemplifies the versatility and artistic depth of this vaunted tastemaker. With “Snow Melt” Liquid Stranger encapsulates the beating heart of SSKWAN with beautiful production and thoughtful composition.