Immix Ensemble founder Daniel Thorne announces debut album Lines of Sight, premieres new single

Immix Ensemble founder Daniel Thorne announces debut album Lines of Sight, premieres new single

Australian-born, Liverpool-based composer, saxophonist and founder of Immix Ensemble Daniel Thorne has just released “Fear of Floating,” the second single off of his upcoming debut album Lines of Sight, which is due out on March 15 via Erased Tapes.

“Feat of Floating” is a lush, ever-evolving track centered around a number of Thorne’s sparse saxophone melodies. At first, the electric and acoustic elements dance around each other, hesitant to connect. Slowly, as the piece unfolds, Thorne skillfully urges the two together, creating alluring waves of drone in the process.

“As the final track on the album, I wanted “Fear of Floating” to be to be the opposite of the album’s beginning (“From Inside, Looking Out”) by being much sparser, eschewing large dense textures and instead focusing on a single melodic ‘voice’ that gets bashed about by its surroundings, before finally washing up somewhere peaceful and alone,” says Thorne.

Check out “Fear of Floating” below, as well the tracklist for Lines of Sight (which you can pre-order here) and a string of European tour dates featuring minimalistic heavy-hitters Daniel Brandy, Terry Riley, and Gyan Riley.

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Lines of Sight Tracklisting

01. From Inside, Looking Out
02. From The Other Side Of The World
03. From The Heavens
04. Pyriscence
05. Threnody For A Burning Building
06. Fear Of Floating

Daniel Thorne European Tour Dates:

02.13.19 - Luxembourg, LU - Rotondes (with Daniel Brandt)
02.14.19 - ­Amsterdam, NL - Melkweg (with Daniel Brandt)
02.15.19 - Nijmegen, NL - Doornroosje (with Daniel Brandt)
02.16.19 - Brussels, BE - Botanique (with Daniel Brandt)
02.26.19 - London, UK - Corsica Studios (with Daniel Brandt)
04.10.19 - Liverpool, UK - 24 Kitchen Street (with Terry Riley & Gyan Riley)

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