RYD – Alter
Overlapping snap-shots, unclear outlines almost as a way to highlight the essence of the song since the visual approach. That is how the 21-year old Londoner RYD introduces himself and it’s almost all we know about him, except for the fact he is quite talented.The truth is that RYD’s new tune Alter demands all of your senses to completely explore its sound, chock-full of genres and feelings. A dreamy falsetto wrapped up in ethereal sadcapes and warm ambient sheets. A song about change, changing your self-image just to fit in, to find a new place to go and have the chance to flow. Deep dub beats lie coiled beneath the skin, swimming up between airy guitars and grumbling basslines. The atmosphere is intimate and captivating. Nothing is out of place and there is a plenty of time to dream.