Harmful pop and manufacturing duo Huge Kill, AKA Cayne Mckenzie and Andrew Huculiak, are rapidly establishing themselves as ones to observe. A bit of tough across the edges, They’ve an edgy, genre-defying sound that mixes experimental digital with hyper-pop culminating in one thing significantly distinctive. Citing an unlimited vary of influences, the duo draw from business pop to Eurodance, making a sound that transcends labels and whereas they may be new to the scene, they definitely know their stuff. As producers, Mckenzie and Huculiak’s early credit embody their work on hyper-pop darling DEBBY FRIDAY’s newest Pitchfork-approved single “Runnin” in addition to a number of extra works in progress.
Risen from the ashes of Canadian prog rock band We Are The Metropolis – whose fourth and closing album RIP was launched in January 2020 – Huge Kill goals to take a brand new strategy to releasing music, focusing much less on album cycles and extra on particular person songs. “Huge Kill represents a forceful push right into a philosophical, on-line, oppositional, inclusive, empathetic, self-empowered communist utopia pushed by the web,” muses band member Andrew Huculiak. “In our current, Huge Kill is the antithesis of poisonous masculinity and worry of self expression. We’d wish to current a wholesome male friendship that’s deep and playful and susceptible for instance for different individuals like us. And hopefully, these not like us will discover amusement and energy within the exploration. In a world of identification groupings, it feels good to be frank with the place we see ourselves and what our expertise is, not telling any story however ours, with as little regard as attainable to the social consequence.”
The duo have now dropped their model new single in collaboration with DEBBY FRIDAY known as “Fats Lip” – and it’s an prompt hyper-pop banger. The music combines hyper-experimental artwork pop motifs with the band’s really distinctive synth-based digital manufacturing type to create an explosive sonic expertise that feels prefer it ought to be pulsing from the depths of some underground rave in Berlin. Packed to the brim with off-kilter melodic hooks and dramatic dynamics, the observe flexes the duo’s manufacturing chops and highlights DEBBY FRIDAY’s expressive vocals. An absolute rager, “Fats Lip” is only the start for Huge Kill, who will drop their subsequent single on New Yr’s Eve, earlier than starting and sharing a wholly totally different period of music within the new yr. Maintain an eye fixed out for Huge Kill – they’re performing some severely cutting-edge stuff.
Give “Fats Lip” a hear beneath and for extra data on Huge Kill, go to their website, give their web page a like on Facebook or observe them on Twitter and Instagram. Header photograph credit score: Mackenzie Walker.