Kris Menace – The Entirety Of Matter
‘One year after MTV presented Kris Menace´s collaborative album ‘Features’, the incredible maestro of all things electronica returns with quite possibly his most stunning body of work yet – ‘The Entirety Of Matter’. Upon first listen the sheer emotion ploughed into Kris’ beautifully crafted futuristic synth-scapes is omnipresent. Joining the dots between melancholy and joy to tranquility and agitation, every track oozes with a passion, reinforcing Kris’ ability to capture raw feelings and magic them into beautiful, empathic musical pieces that tug hard on even the coldest of heart strings.
‘The Entirety Of Matter’ comprises of 12 instrumental tracks, each one with its very own futuristic gif animation designed by Mr Div aka Matt Divito, a Boston (USA) based motion graphic designer.
Menace´s prodigious influence on contemporary electronic music is well documented, with Kris becoming one of the most respected producers, known for a string of acclaimed releases including three LPs, remix works for LCD Soundsystem, Depeche Mode, Metronomy, Royksopp, Air, Underworld, Moby, Benni Benassi, Martin Solveig, Pnau, Paul Weller, Kylie Minoue and Lana Del Rey, just to name a few or his side projects: Black Van (DFA) and Stars on 33 (Eskimo). In 2012 he unleashed the incredible MTV presented ‘Features’ album collaborating with Julian Hamilton (The Presets), Miss Kittin, Robert Owens, the late and great Romanthony (Daft Punk´s One More Time), Xavier Naidoo, Chelonis R Jones, Dodgy and MTV award winner Simon Lord, with who Kris has recorded an incredible album Project for 2014, among many others.
2 Entirety Of Matter
3 Amour Fou
4 All In Our Heads