It marks yet another bold twist in the label’s brief history – they have already released material from James Blake, Fantastic Mr Fox and label boss Jack Dunning aka Untold – and perhaps indicates a swing towards an increased pop sensibility among dubstep labels highlighted by Darkstar‘s well received album for Hyperdub.
With vocals reminiscent of Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis backed by a swirling haze of rock-tinged electronica, Breton have a small but growing legion of fans and admirers.
The EP will be released in 12″ and digital formats in December. Check out the tracklistings for both below.
2. Counter Balance
4. Pop Death
5. Hours Away
B1: Hours Away
B2: Counter Balance