Listening through a collection of electronic music from last year, the “Akasha System” album “Echo Earth” really stood out to me.
The title track “Echo Earth” is a good representation of the album as a whole. Fairly traditional sounds are used in its instrumentation, but its a formula that has stood the test of time and has always been a favorite of mine. Polyphonic synth pads provide a base for the shimmering lead lines to twinkle over. The bottom end is filled with rhythmic bass lines, and the percussion ties the whole thing together to create a blissful experience.
It may be a tried and tested formula but Akasha System proves that there’s still legs in a now classic electronic sound: