New Jersey’s Memory Tapes (Dayve Hawke) is one on 2009’s most acclaimed new artists. ‘Seek Magic’ is out now on Pod. When Gorilla vs Bear first put Bicycle up online, it went viral and within 24 hours, sponsoring requests/plays/coverage from Pitchfork, NME, Fader, Spin.com, and more.
“Bicycle” subsequently shot to #1 position in Hype Machine, and garnered words of prize from director Spike Jonze and Portishead. Since this, Memory Tape shas done remix work for the likes of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Digitalism, Midnight Juggernauts, and Britney Spears. The Australian release of Memory Tapes will come with bonus tracks, including the John Carpenter inspired synth-horror opus, “Walk Me Home”.