Adrian Rodd "Waves"

An engrossing ambient exploration.
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Earlier this month, Lanzarote producer Adrian Rodd released his Waves EP via German label Cochlea Music.

Like its title suggests, the five-track EP looks to the ocean and, more importantly, waves for its inspiration. The opening track, "Equilibrium," was originally conceived as a score to Rodd's short film about surfer Andy Criere. With the dubby cut as a launching point, the EP flows through deep techno ("Night In Gran Via"), post-dubstep ("Verbena"), and neon-lit house ("Taboo 3AM") with score-like precision.  

In support of the EP, Rodd has offered up "Waves," an engrossing sonic exploration full of tender synth flourishes and imposing low-end frequencies, as today's XLR8R download. 

You can grab "Waves" below, with the full EP here

Due to temporary issues regarding the GDPR, EU readers can download the track here.