Made In Heights ~ Murakami!

Made In Heights Murakami Artwork!

It’s been hard to let go of songs from 2013 even though we are well into the new year.  Great music like “Murakami” by LA-based duo MADE IN HEIGHTS is making it very difficult for me to turn the page.  “Murakami” packs a mighty powerful punch from the very first sound and continues delivering them with hard-hitting trap-style breakdowns that seem to catch me by surprise each and every time.  From the rewind-like Japanese dialogue intro and the addicting synth chord melodies, to the nicely placed vinyl scratches, I find myself on the edge of my seat breathing in all the exciting elements as they suddenly drop in all around me.  It’s the type of song where each listen never quite feels the same.  As new textures and accents seem to appear out of nowhere along the way.   I love the soothing feel of the lead vocals as the lyrics sound almost like whispers coming straight at me.  To the point of almost nodding off at times.  The intricate production behind “Murakami” is absolutely impeccable to say the least.  Serving notice that another great twosome is on the scene.

MADE IN HEIGHTS  is Kelsey Bulkin and Alexei Saba and the pair plan to release a debut album early this year.  If the album ends up sounding anywhere close to how creative “Murakami” does, 2014 just might be their year!

TMH!FB! (Come visit and like my page if you deem worthy!)
More About MADE IN HEIGHTS! ~~ FB! ~ SC! ~ WEB! ~~


Blog Stats

  • 97,206 hits

TMH! All Time Top 15 Tunes!

By E-mail!

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address if you want to stay in the loop!

Join 4 other subscribers

Play this site on
dROd Written by:

Born in sunny San Diego and raised in central Illinois. I graduated from the University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign and spent the better part of 10 years in sunny Phoenix Arizona after graduation. I now reside in Savoy IL and I try to make it up to the Chicago music scene as much as I can. Music has always been a part of my life and I wouldn’t have it any other way!

Be First to Comment

Let me know your thoughts...