Bjarki displays on his Icelandic heritage on new album Happy Earthday

“You can contemplate this album as a window into my head and even my soul.”

Icelandic producer Bjarki has introduced the discharge of Happy Earthday, his debut album correct for !K7 Records.

The bbbbb label-head describes the LP as “a window into my head and even my soul”, noting that placing out such a private document seems like “saying farewell to a grown-up baby which is now prepared to depart.”

The producer additionally displays on how the album was influenced by his “inheritance as an Icelander”, particularly the pure setting of his residence nation. “Maybe you’ll be able to really feel the melancholy of my life”, he asks, “the character total.”

The 15-track launch is the producer’s first full-length challenge since 2016, when he launched three album-length compilations of music – Æ, Б = B and Lefhanded Fuqs – on Nina Kraviz’s  трип imprint.

Happy Earthday will likely be obtainable digitally, on CD and vinyl LP !K7 on February 15, 2019. The album is accessible to pre-order now. Check out the quilt artwork and tracklist under.

Bjarki reflects on his Icelandic heritage on new album Happy Earthday

Tracklist:

01. ‘Blessuð Börnin’
02. ‘Alone in Sandkassi’
03. ‘( . )_( . )’
04. ‘Two-brainedness’
05. ‘AN6912’
06. ‘Healthy Texting’
07. ‘Bheiv_sheep’
08. ‘ANa5’
09. ‘Cereal Rudestorm’
10. ‘Salty Grautinn’
11. ‘Sprinq Three-2’
12. ‘Plastic Memories’
13. ‘Lita og Leira’
14. ‘Happy Screams’
15. ‘UXI’

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