Four years since their last album in 2016, Kyoto based composers and musicians Marihiko Hara and Polar M, the solo project of Masumi Muranaka, have announced the release of a new EP. Our Season is out on January 29th and was mastered by Tokyo renowned mastering engineer / recording artist Chihei Hatakeyama.
It is the first instalment of the ‘Music for Home’ series curated by mü-nest label – a series that focuses on home-listening music that reflects the mood and feelings of our daily life during this unprecedented period in pandemic.
According to the press release, During a challenging time like this, listening and composing new music has again become a sanctuary for them. Although physically separated, both started to share some musical sketches and ideas via file swapping. Before long, a brand new EP was born.
Pre-order is available here. Today we have the pleasure to share an excerpt called “Take A Leap” which shows the refined melodies of the elctronic textures and the fluid and evocative rhythms. Listen below.