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Chrome Sparks created the perfect soundtrack for your daydreaming

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Chrome Sparks (aka Jeremy Malvin) knows how to make his tracks shine. His forthcoming eponymous debut album via Counter Records (a Ninja Tune imprint), boasts a sparkling sound: a euphony of hip-hop, house and bright-beaming synth work. On his new single, “Still Think,” the vocoder vocals and saccharine melodies show a predilection for straight-for-the-jugular songwriting. But there’s also a lush texture and intricacy to the synths and arpeggios which underpin the track, hinting at the studio gear – in particular, a trusty Moog synth – which was a vital part of how he made the record.

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The album is the product of an obsessive approach to production as much it is about a restless hunt for new ideas over several years spent between Malvin’s Navy Yard, Brooklyn studio and a secluded cabin in upstate New York. He spent a month there to escape the distractions of the city and to distill his process during what became an intensive period of creativity.

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This week’s download comes from producer, Jeremy Malvin aka Chrome Sparks and his self-titled debut album. You have seven days to download his song “What’s It Gonna Take” featuring Angelica Bass.