This week’s download comes from the UK producer Common Saints and his new EP “Starchild.” You have seven days to download the song “Fastlane.”
Common Saints is the solo project of UK producer Charlie J Perry – inspired by 70s production and natural grooves, Common Saints fuses psychedelic soul & funk in a way that sounds like a lost hip hop sample.
From the press release:
Pairing Dreamy Falsetto Vocals On A Smooth, Languid Groove That Sounds Like An Undiscovered Hip Hop Sample, ‘Starchild’ Is The New EP By Common Saints.
This Will Fly Out The Door, Don’t Be The One To Miss It Once It’s Gone!
It Follow’s Last Year’s Underground Hit EP ‘Idol Eyes’, Which Saw Strong Support From DJs Across BBC 6 Music – Including Gilles Peterson, Huey Morgan, Nemone, Stuart Maconie And Tom Ravenscroft – As Well As Amazing Radio, Bandcamp Weekly, KCRW, Radio X, Soho Radio And Worldwide FM. The Original 500 Vinyl Copies Of The EP Have Changed Hands For £75 On Discogs, While The Title Track Has Upwards Of Two Million Streams.
Having Produced For The Likes Of BTS, Jorja Smith And Maverick Sabre In His South London Studio; Common Saints Is Charlie J Perry’s Personal Project, Inspired By Warm ’70s Production, Crafted Arrangements And Natural Grooves. ‘Starchild’ Further Explores These Areas Through Fusions Of Psychedelic Soul & Funk And Balearic Tendencies, All Tended By Memorable Songwriting And Production Nous.
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