Koreless x Ghostpoet - What Moves You

Exclusive: Preview the producer and singer's twig-snapping experimentation in nature sounds

LEVI'S MODERN FRONTIER

Doug Aitken's epic, trainbound art event Station to Station pulled into its final destination last week, but Koreless, Ghostpoet and film director Alex Turvey are making sure that the boundary-pushing spirit of the "nomadic happening" chugs on. Supported by Levi's, whose Fall collection revolves around the idea of the modern frontier, the three creative talents are creating a multi-platform immersive experience in London that encompasses the fields of music, literature and visual art, as inspired by the question: "What moves you?" 

Exploring the power of the natural world to move and inspire people to create, Koreless travelled to Snowdonia to collect field recordings, creating a track with Ghostpoet that digitises the earthly audio, layering the nature sounds under layers of distortion and synthesiers: so the snapping of twigs forms a twitchy baseline, while the cascade of a waterfall transforms into tumbling synths. 

"Stepping outside your comfort zone is a huge element to the collaboration, I'm excited to see it come together," Koreless told us. Dazed has a short preview of the resulting track, which will be premiered at the live happening on 9 October alongside Alex Turvey's film, also shot on location in Snowdonia. 

A Journey to the Modern Frontier takes place at the Oval Space in London on 9 October. You can apply for tickets here. levi.com/makeourmark/London

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