MusicDish e-Journal - October 23, 2018
MusicDish Advertising Network
» HOME » INSIDER SCOOP » CAREER TIPS » MUSIC SPOTLIGHT » MUSICDISH*CHINA
» INDUSTRY INTERVIEWS » NEWS BEAT » DIGITAL SKOOL » OPEN REVIEW » MUSICDISH EDELWEISS
Search MusicDish e-Journal (Advanced)
Subscribe To MusicDish e-Journal
About | Contact | Advertise | RSS | Submit Article | Submit News | Artist Development | Premium PR Distribution
Mi2N | MusicDish*China | MusicDish Network | MusicDishTV | Urban Music News Network

Australian-Chinese Music Collaboration Makes The Dream Come True
Australian band "Underground Lovers" release 7" Vinyl EP collaborating with Beijing duo "Dear Eloise"
By Jesse Till
(more articles from this author)
2013-08-22
Comment | Email | Print | RSS

Every person has dreams. People can recall at least one dream experience that has made an impression on them. Some suggest that dreams are a random assortment of thoughts while others believe that dreams offer meaning. But no matter at what angle you look at it, it remains the same: people live dual lives.

The concept of Sleeping Awake is used metaphorically and esoterically but can ultimately be summarized as having two lives; your physical and your dream. So much activity happens in both, yet one feels natural, the other has a feeling only dreamers can attest to.

As a music lover, you breath, live and dream music, so what better to listen to while you dream than the latest effort from Australian Pop-Rock band Underground Lovers and Chinese Electronic duo Dear Eloise. Underground Lovers are coming off a hiatus and this year have launched "Weekend", their latest EP full of that dream sound that just fills your ears with a gentle resonance and beautiful soundscape. But like a dream, their music skips and jumps into a new realm by adding Dear Eloise, the veteran electronic duo who's sound is a sonic hallucination of exquisiteness and awe.

This latest split album has only been released on 7" vinyl, making audiophiles and record aficionados that much more excited. The collaboration between the two groups was brought by in part artistic negotiations between Genjing Records and Rubber Records. And with their new deal put to sleep, their baby's dreams can come alive.

The first track is dubbed "Haunted" and rightfully so. The sound that emanates from the track could have only been manufactured by the metaphysical; it's big, it's bright, and it fills even the tightest ears with a grandiose, eerie song sound. Attributed as a love song by the band, the vocals are hauntingly magnificent as they travel through your senses. Each instruments is an ingredient for the sandman's dream concoction since by themselves, don't offer a distinct quality other than being dream-like. However the sonic explosion of he band together is what really sets them apart.

While you dream, you enter different stages of REM sleep, which causes dreams. The next track is the ultimate stage, when Chinese duo Dear Eloise comes in and adds their flavor to the mix. Dear Eloise is known more for their Electronic Noise than their ability to fluctuate instruments. Nevertheless, Underground Lovers and Dear Eloise share the front stage and even balance out the track "Man Without a Name". Hear, the electronic influence is more prevalent as the dream patterns thump more whilst adding their signature noise sheen, buttering up the rock inspired song. Underground Lovers continue with their dream music but now seem to bring it down, almost as if to be waking up the listener gradually. Dear Eloise takes over with their vocals with singer Sun Xia, as her voice propels the song into the highest of senses.

This entire EP is made for the daydreamers, the thinkers, and the people who believe that dreams and life are symmetrical, not apart. This is a rare gem that music lovers can appreciate and should rightfully own a copy, even if they don't own a record player. Each track has been laced with a whirlwind of tender sound that turns into a tornado of dreams fit for an active mind and an open music fan.

Related News from Mi2N:
» Genjing Records To Release Split 7" With Dear Eloise (Beijing) And Underground Lovers (Australia) On Sept 28


Home » MusicDish*China » Australian-Chinese Music Collaboration Makes The Dream Come True
Permalink:http://www.musicdish.com/mag/?id=13462
Email |Print |Comment |RSS

back | top


MusicDish Advertising Network

MusicDish*China

» Live Nation Electronic Asia Inks Deal with Budweiser for Creamfields Festivals

» Andy Ma Appointed Warner Music China CEO

» The 2018 MIDEM Silk Road International Music Alliance Signing

» MusicDish Announces A Love Electric 2018 China Tour

» Avant-Garde Label Maybe Noise Launches In Beijing

MusicDish*China Directory



» [2018-09-16] Live Nation Electronic Asia Inks Deal With Budweiser For Creamfields Festivals; Together, Creamfields And Budweiser Will Focus On Building Entirely New Content For Dedicated Electronic Music Fans Throughout Asia

» [2018-08-23] Andy Ma Appointed Warner Music China CEO; Andy Ma Has Also Been Appointed EVP, Commercial And Business Development For Greater China

» [2018-08-23] IndieOn Connects Music To The Blockchain; IndieOn Is Confident Of Creating A "music Miner" Who Listens More And Grow Their Token Value

» [2018-06-23] The 2018 MIDEM Silk Road International Music Alliance Signing; International Music Industries Signing Of A Mutual Resource Sharing Agreement With Shanghai Conservatory Of Music & The China Records Group

» [2018-06-06] Screen Music Connect To Explore The Music Of Film, Television And Interactive Media; Created By James Hannigan, Award-winning Composer And Game Music Connect Co-founder, Screen Music Connect Builds On The Success Of The Sold-out Game Music Conferences

» [2018-06-05] Fred Casimir To Develop BMG's Global Recordings Business; As Well As Building BMG's European Infrastructure, Casimir Was Instrumental In Developing BMG's Recordings Business

» [2018-06-03] 13 Music Label Sold To MTN; DSN Music Spins Off Record Label To Albuquerque Music Entrepreneur's New Group

» [2018-06-02] CISAC 2018 Annual Report; A Comprehensive Overview Of The Confederation's Work To Serve 4 Million Creators And 239 Authors Societies Across The World

» [2018-06-02] MusicDish Announces A Love Electric 2018 China Tour; The Tour Will Crisscross Through China With 12 Shows In 8 Cities, Including Guangzhou, Dongguan, Zhuhai, Shenzhen, Kunming, Jiaxin, Wuhan And Beijing

» [2018-06-02] Darcus Beese Named President Of Island Records; Renowned U.K. Music Executive To Join Universal Music Group's U.S. Label Leadership

» [2018-05-17] Avant-Garde Label Maybe Noise Launches In Beijing; The Official Launch Will Be On May 26 At Magnet Theater With A Performance Supporting Its First Vinyl Release: Png Z

» [2018-05-04] Award-Winning Lithuanian Rock Band Colours Of Bubbles "She Is The Darkness" 2018 China Tour; The Tour Will Kickoff In Shanghai Where The Band Will Represent Lithuania During The Country's Signing To The Silk Road Music Alliance
MusicDish Advertising Network

follow MusicDish on
Follow MusicDish on Twitter

Mi2N Music PR

Tony Carlucci & Dynamic Destony Releases New LP "A New Day"

Laura Angelini Makes Birthday World Event

Killer Tracks Delivers The Music For A NASA Moon Video

John Keenan Taking It To The Next Level

Royale - Playground (Single)

Make A Wish With Catherine Duc's 'Stargazing' Remix Of Ben Hobbs' 'Blind To You'

Asian Pop Queen Celest Releases Debut English Single/Video "I Got Him"



Websites: Mi2N | MusicDish*China | MusicDish Network | MusicDishTV | Urban Music News Network
Services: Submit Article | Submit News | Submit Video | Artist Development | Premium PR Distribution

Copyright © 1997-2018 MusicDish LLC., all rights reserved.
About MusicDish e-Journal | Contact Us | Advertise | RSS | Internships