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Vorderhaus

Lights and Faces, Faces and Lights

Polytechnic Youth

Released: 20th November 2020

7"£7.99 Buy Now In Stock. Dispatched today.


The second of the new PY releases sees the return of VORDERHAUS. Familiar and longterm label favourites and solo offshoot project to Mark Vorderhaus’ Detox Twins groop. Two ace new tracks on a stand alone 45, both with their video clips at foot of the write up here….

In Mark’s own words; “From a simple past, Vorderhaus recollects a decade living in Neukölln, Berlin. Dimly lit urban streets unfold as a backdrop to reveal the lives they contain and their stories within. Tales of love and loss, carved out destinies and shadows that despair, of driven ambitions and broken dreams all eventually consumed by time and the city to be rendered nothing more than a series of lights and faces stretching back into Berlin’s recesses. Simple lines and motifs collect the atmosphere in the music and melody for each life and each street - nowhere is ever home…”
Once again, we strongly recommend the 45 to all fans of early Mute, Fad Gadget, Blackwing Studios, Minimal synth / synth pop. A pressing of 250 copies and another brace of perfect electronic pop gems and sure to sell out super quick style….