Gave a head nod to Pat Grossi last month, but this track deserves a post of its own:
Thick, dripping beats, with cascading synths, and some futuristic-90s slow jam vocals to make it seem so familiarly unheard of. The debut album for Active Child, You Are All I See came out yesterday. Running to Amazon to buy it right now. From Filter…
It may have been a relatively short period in his childhood, but Pat Grossi’s experience as a world-touring choirboy is something that has stuck with the L.A.-based songwriter. As Active Child, his full-length debut shimmers with a mixture of electronic textures, angelic harp work and layered falsetto vocals—all with the kind of choral grandeur that feels like it’s coming straight through a stained-glass window. With the influx of worshippers only getting stronger these days, Active Child is a welcome addition to the pulpit.