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Steven Wilson - The Future Bites CD/LP

Steven Wilson - The Future Bites CD/LP

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RELEASES ON THE 29/1/21

Steven Wilson’s new album "The Future Bites" is an exploration of how the human brain has evolved in the Internet era. As well as being Wilson’s phenomenal sixth album, "The Future Bites" is also an online portal to a world of high concept design custom built for the ultra-modern consumer.

Where 2017’s "To The Bone" confronted the emerging global issues of post truth and fake news, "The Future Bites" places the listener in a world of 21st century addictions. It’s a place where on-going, very public experiments constantly take place into the affects of nascent technology on our lives. From out of control retail therapy, manipulative social media and the loss of individuality, "The Future Bites" is less a bleak vision of an approaching dystopia, more a curious reading of the here and now.

Musically, "The Future Bites" gleams. Featuring gorgeous electronic sounds warped by human intervention (King Ghost), soaring acoustics that head straight upwards into the stratosphere (12 Things I Forgot), relentless bass-driven Motorik grooves (Follower) and swampish, murky funk (Eminent Sleaze), it is Steven’s most consistently brilliant work to date.

The album was recorded in London and co-produced by David Kosten (Bat For Lashes, Everything Everything) and Steven Wilson.

Tracklist:

1. Unself
2. Self
3. King Ghost
4. 12 Things I Forgot
5. Eminent Sleaze
6. Man of the People
7. Personal Shopper
8. Follower
9. Count of Unease

About this product: this is available on CD and LP formats.

The LP is pressed on white vinyl.