Expectedly, this one’s for the late evening drives. Chiiild, an experimental soul band from Montréal, has returned with a brand new single and music video, “Bon Voyage.” The band is fronted and largely managed by Yonatan “xSDTRK” Ayal, who collaborates with producer-guitarist Pierre-Luc Rioux. “Bon Voyage” follows Chiiild’s final launch again in February, a canopy of Kid Cudi’s “Day N Nite.“
Firstly, that “experimental” label placed on the group largely owes its place to the number of genres Chiiild work with. Positive, they make a number of soul, however listeners would possibly get extra of an R&B vibe. Curiously, their guitar tones and results would match snugly on any variety of Tame Impala tracks. They’ve cited them as a serious affect, additionally together with Biggie, Pink Floyd, Marvin Gaye, Fleetwood Mac, D’Angelo, and Moby. Furthermore, on this new observe, some trap-like drums propel the observe ahead.
“Bon Voyage” is generally constructed round somber guitar chords, tinging the observe with a little bit of emo vibes. Nonetheless, delicate piano and synth tones grasp within the background, and Yon’s voice eternally echoes via the combo. It feels like crickets are chirping all through, which is a superb contact, and extra atmospheric chords rise and fall. Regardless of the incessant and skinny lure hi-hat, some cavernous acoustic drums elevate the track into the stratosphere. Definitely, that is the transcendence that they’ve been working for, as evidenced by their debut studio album Hope For Sale.
In the meantime, Yon’s lyrics replicate the track’s spacey and wandering soundscapes. Particularly, he sings about mountains in a daydream, tangerine skies, tying ribbons to stars, and getting excessive on the weekend. His supply is clean, relaxed, and infectiously carefree. Furthermore, he tries to attach with a selected associate via these experiences. “Tonight, it’s you and I,” he sings into the ether that takes the observe over within the refrain construct.
Moreover, they’ve introduced an upcoming album, Higher Luck In The Subsequent Life. It’s set to drop someday in 2023.
You’ll be able to take a look at Chiiild’s newest single in your most popular streaming service. Additionally, take a look at the music video for “Bon Voyage” and a few standout traces beneath. Lastly, if you wish to be taught extra about Chiiild straight from the supply, peep our interview with Yonatan here.
In case you let me take you ’spherical
Present you stuff you by no means discovered
Maintain your breath so that you received’t drown
Synesthesia, really feel the sound