Megan James, the Purity Ring vocalist with the uniquely confessional and childlike voice, has joined dancehall rapper Popcaan on Brooklyn producers Dre Skull’s shimmering and summery new single “First Time.” While we feel that any song featuring James’ vocals is worth a listen, Dre Skull’s synth alchemy sounds better here than it ever has and Popcaan lends even more credence to the idea that Purity Ring’s music remixed by rappers would be awesome.
Dre Skull + Purity Ring – “First Time”
Available now via BitTorrent
Download the Canadian producer’s remix of the groovy jazz anthem
It’s called What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World.
In preparation for a show at Brooklyn’s Masonic Temple on November 10th.
From the upcoming covers album they recorded with a 20-piece orchestra.
The duo have just released their album a few days early…for free!
Releases single “Mr Noah” and Mr Noah EP.