Young magic x Smooooch

SMOOCH RECORDS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNING

I-D PREMIERES "DEFAULT MEMORY"

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Today, Smooch Records are thrilled to announce Young Magic are joining the Smooch family with the release of their stunning third album, Still Life. Young Magic is Jakarta born Indonesian-America vocalist Melati Malay and Sydney-born songwriter producer Isaac Emmanuel. The pair met in New York City in 2010 and began collaborating above a speakeasy in Brooklyn

The New York based duo have shared "Default Memory," a sparkling new song from their forthcoming album Still Lifei-D premiered the track, calling it "another beauty inspired by singer and songwriter Melati Malay's travels." Young Magic created the hypnotic animated "Default Memory" video using photographs Melati took in Morocco, Mexico, France, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Singapore, Florida, California, New York, and Texas. ‘Default Memory’ is the latest single from their full length release following ‘Lucian’ which premiered on The Fader.

WATCH "DEFAULT MEMORY" 

Young Magic will be on tour with Yeasayer this May-June in the USA. Full dates available at youngmagicsound.com/tour-dates

PRAISE FOR ‘STILL LIFE’

The Fader - Make an effigy of your own monster and burn it to the ground

Stereogum -  Dreamy synth progressions, intricate rolling percussion, classical strings, and a lighter touch on Malay’s voice makes for a soothing aesthetic 

Under The Radarelectronic and organic elements interweaving to form a fluidly shape-shifting pop soundscape