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Root Layers

by Primula

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Adolescent electronics, nostalgia pulses. Root Layers sees Primula weave a kaleidoscopic thread between the purity of youth and the roots of reality.

Primula inhabits the liminal space between ambient, grime and dubstep - soaking it all in psychedelic nostalgia. In Root Layers, he draws from a boyhood joy that threads a memory from lurid grime synths to video games soundtracks, UK bass music to panoramic ambient.

Those distant influences serve as the collective consciousness for his collaborators on Root Layers, as MCs ONJUICY and Ill Japonia and producer Prettybwoy all pull at the seams of this common reality alongside Primula.


released April 23, 2021

All songs mastered, written and produced by Primula
Track 1 “想像”, featuring and co-written by ONJUICY
Track 2 “translucent transformation”, featuring and co-written by Ill Japonia
Track 4 “Jeopardy” co-produced by Prettybwoy
Artwork Photography by Masaki Watanabe
Artwork Embroidery by Nicole Chui
Creative Direction by Anthony Ko


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Primula Yokohama, Japan

His music represents full of retrospective nostalgia among non-interventional selfishness in some part.
And, said "to be wished to listen again at nice summer" and like "an adolescent water balloon is thrown".
He is still seeking "the balance of adolescence and electronic beat"...
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