Qrion reaches for softer EDM

Music / CD Reviews | LISTENING POST May 20, 2014

Qrion reaches for softer EDM

by Patrick St. Michel

Qrion "Sink" (SenSe) There's no shortage of electronic artists in Japan making maximalist music that centers on neck-snapping bass freakouts. Sapporo's Qrion, though, creates songs that speak a private, softer language. The 19-year-old producer turns vocal samples into unfamiliar streaks of sound, and where others build ...