Magic Touch "Strongbow & Spliffs (feat. Roche)"
- Words: Glenn Jackson
Los Angeles producer/DJ Magic Touch—who delivered a retro-leaning XLR8R podcast earlier this year—is set to embark on an Asian tour, making his way through Indonesia, Hong Kong, China, and Japan (for much of which he'll be joined by Japanese producer Oorutaichi). To help spread word of his ensuing travels, Magic Touch has dug into his vaults to pull out "Strongbow & Spliffs," a jacking house track crafted alongside fellow 100% Silk affiliate Roche. Built around a clap-heavy drum-machine core, the collaborative production comes bathed in hardware synth textures, its restless bassline joined by a number of gooey pads and delicately tweaked melodies. The pair's "Strongbow & Spliffs" track can be grabbed below while the full details of Magic Touch's upcoming Asian tour—which begins this Friday, May 30—are included after the jump.
May 30th Bali @ Metis (DJ)
May 31st Jakarta @ The SafeHouse (LIVE & DJ
June 6th Hong Kong @ XXX Gallery (W.Hong Kong) (DJ)
June 12th Shanghai @ 390 Club (DJ)
June 13th Beijing @ Dada Bar (LIVE & DJ)
June 14th Shanghai @ Arkham (LIVE)
June 20th Naha Okinawa @ Record & Music Bar "ON" w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 21st Fukuoka City @ Kieth Flack w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 22nd Nagasaki @ Big Deal w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 24th Okayama City @ Pepperland w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 28th Sendai Miyagi @ Club Shaft w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 29th Takasaki Gunma @ Woal w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE)
June 30th Tokyo @ Dues Shinjuku w/ Oorutaichi (LIVE & DJ)
July 3rd Tokyo @ block.fm
July 4th Osaka @ Stomp (LIVE)
July 11th Tokyo @ Amate-Raxi (DJ)
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