What per week for Porter Robinson. Last week he kicked off 2019 with Virtual Self reveals at Exchange LA, hinted on the launch of a brand new alias with an interview in GQ Japan, and even attended his first ever Grammy Awards as an official nominee. There is rather a lot to unpack right here, so let’s get began.
New Virtual Self
Porter bought out Exchange LA on each Thursday and Saturday of final week. Everything we now have seen and heard concerning the present demonstrates that 2019 might be one other gigantic yr for Porter’s favourite facet mission.
Fans have been even handled to a brand new single from Porter throughout his performances, a tune referred to as ‘God Rays’. It falls consistent with our Virtual Self releases with an intense, excessive vitality/BPM melody and tons of , sky-high moments.
New Alias In The Works?
Porter as soon as once more is making waves by additional increasing his model with a seemingly new alias. In an interview with GQ Japan, Porter defined that he’s engaged on a brand new mission. This would convey his alias depend to a few, beginning to rival even Eric Prydz.
What will this new mission sound like? Is it a collaborative effort? When can we count on to listen to it? Well solely time will inform, as for proper now, everybody continues to be very a lot at midnight.
A Night At The Grammy’s
Porter Robinson was nominated for his Virtual Self observe ‘Ghost Voices’. While Silk City introduced dwelling the honour, the nomination alone means rather a lot for Porter.
Many would possibly bear in mind how arduous Porter Robinson labored on the primary Virtual Self releases. He has defined numerous occasions that the music he has been releasing as Virtual Self is that which he’s most obsessed with.
Even and not using a win, the nomination demonstrates to Porter that his ardour mission is leaving a strong affect on the dance music trade as an entire. To say that we love Mr. Robinson could be an enormous understatement. We can’t wait to see (and listen to) what comes subsequent from Porter as 2019 continues.