New Waves: ‘Urraca’ by ARK IX

By | May 20th, 2012 | No Comments
Urraca

With 'Urraca', ARK IX rewrites history, destroys the world.

The most pleasant surprise at Sweatstock this year (maybe outside of Jesse Jackson finally releasing an album) came from a shaggy unknown DJ named ARK IX, aka Michael Montuori, whose energetically lush set inside of Churchill’s dank walls transformed a rainy mid-afternoon ennui into a sensual, intimate listening session with unlikely pairings of colorful slow-rolling synths, up-tempo techno beats, and soulful rhythms.

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