Lapalux

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In a world in which upstart DIY talent is flooding the gates of electronic music, a few recent voices have been so strong as to be startling. Lapalux - aka 25-year-old Stuart Howard - is certainly one such. As singular as a brilliant artist always should be, his instinctive understanding of the atmospheric power of texture grips the ear immediately on listening. Nostalchic is his debut album, mission statement, and the climax of many years of studying his craft. 

The amalgam of words that make the title is aptly, and perhaps knowingly chosen. The album evokes nostalgia without ever sounding nostalgic, and Howard may have had his tongue in his chic when he added the second half of the title. The album is his most focused document to date, adding his beloved R&B and soul into elements of house and hip hop, all with the trademark Lapalux finish; infectious, lopsided swing and achingly deep texture.

“Like the R&B of another time and place, transmitted from an unknown planet in a distant galaxy into the mind of a wildly creative sound designer.” – XLR8R 

“Fans of the Kimbies, James Blake’s ‘CMYK’, Four Tet, Bibio, FlyLo, Matthewdavid, Onra, Debruit and all those guys – meet your new favourite producer.“ – Boomkat 

“Lapalux is probably one of the finest producers out there at the moment” – Oli Marlow, Sonic Router 

“The Barry White of electronica.” – Errol Anderson, The Independent

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Lapalux (Brainfeeder) 'Lustmore' A/V Album Launch

Lapalux will launch his new album, and second of its kind for Brainfeeder, Lustmore, at Rich Mix in London on 3 April with a new A/V set-up - tickets go on sale Friday 27 February at 2pm from Soundcrash.

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Lapalux - Shares 'Don't Mean A Thing' from 'Lustmore' LP

Lapalux teases ahead to his second album for Brainfeeder by posting up a new track Don't Mean A Thing - as premiered on Flying Lotus' recent BBC Radio 1 Residency show. The album Lustmore is scheduled for release on 6 April.

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Lapalux Announces New Album 'Lustmore' // Stream 'Closure' ft. Szjerdene

Lapalux will release his new album Lustmore on 6 April 2015 via Flying Lotus' Brainfeeder imprint. Stream new track, Closure ft. Szjerdene, on Lapalux's SoundCloud; order Lustmore on 2LP, CD and digital download - Ninjashop / iTunes

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Lapalux - New Track 'Make Money' for GTA V's FlyLo FM

Brainfeeder resident Lapalux drops the stone cold dancefloor killer Make Money as featured on Flying Lotus's "FlyLo FM" radio station for Grand Theft Auto V, available to download today at iTunes.

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  • "@Milly_on_Air big love ❤️✌️"

    Thu Mar 05 21:38:46 2015
  • "Vary exciting day today!!! https://t.co/Mil11C9rZJ"

    Thu Mar 05 11:48:50 2015
  • "@maryannehobbs ah Thankyou! I'm tres excited about releasing it. Thanks for the love. X"

    Thu Mar 05 07:19:44 2015
  • "@maryannehobbs Oh hello :-) ❤️"

    Thu Mar 05 07:14:53 2015
  • "RT @maryannehobbs: @Lapalux @BRAINFEEDER hello :) 'Don't Mean A Thing' is in my '6 Music Recommends' show http://t.co/CMJAm6TZf2"

    Thu Mar 05 07:13:29 2015

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