slumber session: lung dart

Having trouble sleeping? Then press play and drift away with the soothing sounds of Lung Dart, fresh from soundtracking Simone Rocha's autumn/winter 15 show.

by i-D Team
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11 March 2015, 4:15pm

Having trouble sleeping? You're in need of ASMR crumples, repetitive ringing and a dreamy selection of weird and wonderfully mundane samples, vacuum-packed into one handy mix from Lung Dart. Fresh from soundtracking Simone Rocha's autumn/winter 15 show, the London duo were keen to help you all find inner peace through sleep, with their own brand of sedated experimental pop. For more magic, Tim and James' debut EP, Ebbs, is out on 27th April via Happy Valley Records and full of twisted sax samples and sad vocals that're hard not to pout to.

The party's still going strong, but you want to call it a night. What track do you pop on when everyone's still raving and it's time to go to sleep?
A song called What About Us by the band Texas.

Where do you go when the record ends and the lights come on?
Texas.

After a hectic tour schedule, you finally get home, what track do you put on to kick back and relax?
A song called Tired Of Being Alone by the band Texas.

Do you ever fall asleep to music, and if so what do you play?
Often, a song called Prayer For You by the band Texas.

What's the best dream you've ever had?
Last night I dreamt I was in Paris, Texas with Sharleen Spiteri from the band Texas.

Who is the last person you kissed goodnight?
In my dream I kissed Sharleen Spiteri from the band Texas.

You've caught each other's eye across a crowded dancefloor. What do you play to ensure things move from the box to the bedroom?
A song called I Don't Want A Lover by the band Texas usually works.

Sleep is always the hardest to come by when you need it the most. What track is guaranteed to bring on the shuteye after a heavy weekend?
A song called In Demand by the band Texas.

What track makes you want to cuddle up to the one you love?
A song called Superwrong by the band Texas.

What song gets you out of bed in the morning?
My alarm is a song called Summer Son by the band Texas

Finish the sentence, the music sounds better with...
Texas

TRACKLIST

MUSIC
Absurd 2 (Demo), Lung Dart
Prince Of Peace, Pharoah Sanders
Loneliness, Gary Wilson
Wicked Games (Lung Dart Low Loop), Chris Isaak
Impossible Island, Gaussian Curve
Piano ?" (1977), Morton Feldman
Outcast Of Civilisation, Jandek
And Then Came The Evening And The Morning Documentary (Youtube), Arvopart
Jasz, Dome
Wet Luxury Loop, Lung Dart And Mobbs
Ush 2, Lung Dart
Spiegel Im Spiegel, Arvo Part
Dialogue, Mobbs
Loneliness, Gary Wilson
Musica Da Lagoa (Youtube), Hermeto Pascoal
Looking For All (All Rendered Truth), Lonnie Holley
You Don't Know What Love Is (Lung Dart Low And Slow Version), Chet Baker
Excerpt From Appalachian Music (Youtube Documentary Part A), Alan Lomax
Excerpt From Landscape Documentary (Youtube), Terry Riley
Sap (Demo), Lung Dart
Elements, Joel Vandroogenbroeck
Cogito/Trompe L'oeil ½, Iancu Dumitrescu
Islas Resonante, Eliane Radigue
Deep Rest Sax (Demo), Lung Dart
Pysche (Demo), Mobbs
Memorial, S Maharba
Zpkf (Unreleased), Witch

SOUNDS
Excerpt From Asmr Smoking Guy Relaxing Story Holiday (Youtube), Indexppeuc
Asmr Mega Sounds (Youtube), Missbunnywhispers
Compact Car / Interior Sounds, Victor
Bannau Car, Lung Dart + Bb&Jw
Noise Of The Park Next To The Flat In Bow 2012, Lung Dart
Joe And Billy In A Charity Shop, Wales 2014 (Bannau), Lung Dart + Bb&Jw
Acp Glasses, Lung Dart
Beautiful Drops In The George Pub, Blaby 2014, Lung Dart
Excerpt From Sea Men, Billy Bolton & Joe Wilson
Paradise Turns Ambience, Lung Dart
A House Ambience, Lung Dart
A House Noise, Lung Dart
A Home Clicks, Lung Dart
Totem Valves, Lung Dart
'Are'are Music (Documentary), Hugo Zemp
Back And Forth Ambience, Lung Dart
Ha, Lung Dart

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