Russ Chimes has spent the past seven years at the frontline, with the South East London based producer exhorting new music ideas.
Recently hooking up with Iris Gold, the pair have been swapping fresh melodies for some time, trying to tease out new directions.
‘Drift’ is the result. Heavyweight pop with a trip-hop bent, the dark, menacing synths are matched to a percussive kick that lurches from the shadows.
Iris Gold’s vocal is fantastic, an urgent, intense plea that doesn’t hold back: “don’t pose, me froze, breath in...”
Tune in now.