Matt Pahler, better known by his stage name Leo Islo, is a one man creative force to be reckoned with. Not only does he craft his own beats, but he’s a multi-instrumentalist and singer to boot. It’s on his latest, “Lush Life,” that this impressing skill-set looms large.
His first piece of original music this year, the cut trusts in a brooding bassline and atmospheric synths to set an ominously pleasing sonic tableau. And with the addition of featured vocalist Dani Poppitt’s airy presence, their two sounds integrate to reach a singular harmonic treat. This is one that’s going to stay with you; stream below: