// wpm079 Affinity - Lost In Tokyo //
1995 1 03:48 Calming and introspective with a slow build from the start. The soft keys and light synths soaked in reverb are backed by a steady beat, with soft vocal samples gliding effortlessly underneath. wpm079-01 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Lost In Tokyo 1 03:42 Laid-back and mellow with hints of longing and sadness. Warbling synths play a simple melody with soft chords gently intensifying as the track progresses, giving this piece a film score-like sound. wpm079-02 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
City Mirrors 1 03:51 Steady, laid-back beats with a sentimental yet confident feel, featuring warm chords, percussive synths and buzzing ambience. The track swells with varying intensity throughout, eventually peaking for the finale. wpm079-03 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
The Market 1 03:56 Laid-back hip-hop beats with smooth, positive keys and filtered synths that all feature in a rhythmic way, giving this track a complex yet simple feel all at once. wpm079-04 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Shapes 1 04:32 Mellow yet powerful and full of energy, featuring bright, sharp stabs and deep ambient synths. A vocal-like lead and thick chords provide the weight of this positive and playful track. wpm079-05 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Phase One 1 04:46 Liquid drum and bass with a confident, neutral feel, featuring simple synth stabs and light drums. A minimal, delicately balanced track where even the slight opening and closing of hi hats can be noticed. wpm079-06 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Sentry 1 03:46 Restrained and measured; distant sounding chords soaked in reverb swirl in the background behind the crisp, energetic drums that drive with intensity. Ambient vocal effects fade in and out giving this track a chilled, sentimental vibe. wpm079-07 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Escape 1 02:38 Powerful hip-hop beats, alarm-like synths and percussive hits provide the raw textural flavour, with filtered sweeps and vocal cuts peppered throughout giving this track a full on club feel. wpm079-08 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Skyway 1 04:18 A distant piano plays a simple one-handed melody, eventually followed by soft piano chords. The airy drum and bass groove drops with sustained brass-like bass that fills the low end providing the space above for the ambient textures, synths and warm layered strings in the finale. wpm079-09 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link
Hidden 1 03:18 A chillout track with an adventurous and optimistic feel. Filtered piano chords drenched in reverb feature throughout with light, driving beats and quick vocal cuts filling the mix. wpm079-10 mp3 Download Track-Cuesheet Copy Track Link

Album Description:

The debut album from New Zealand based electronic artist, Affinity, aka Daniel Marchbank.