Last time William Phillips AKA TOURIST came to Australia, he announced at his debut Sydney show that it was his biggest headline show to date.
“I don’t care about trying to make music for anyone else, I just want to make it true”: Tourist on ‘Everyday’
Transformation and liberation are two of the major themes present on TOURIST‘s second LP.
TOURIST, aka Grammy winning producer/composer William Phillips, is back with his second track for the year ‘Someone Else’.
It’s a little ironic to think of William Phillips‘ working moniker, TOURIST.
He’s already earned a triple J feature album, he’s already won a Grammy, he’s even just announced headline shows in Australia – and he hasn’t even released his debut LP yet.
For his video ‘To Have You Back’ , TOURIST and directors Davy Evans and Jason Drew find a way to make simple CGI still life explode into visually satisfying video that complements the soft spoken electronic beats featured on the track.
First things first, while the clip for TOURIST‘s ‘Holding On’ is definitely PG, probably don’t watch this video in front your grandma.
This has been a great couple of weeks for William Phillips, aka TOURIST.
Towards the close of each year, we’re spoilt for choice with the inundation of New Years Eve festivals taking place right around the country.
William Phillips AKA TOURIST is a London based producer who has just released his stunning EP ‘Patterns’.
CHVRCHES‘ ‘Lies’ is originally a very sweet and spacey mix but WORLD’S END PRESS have added in some crunch, making the sweetness from the track completely disappear.
A recipe for weary bones and tired eyes, for a lush, transformative journey into a weightless ambience… Take the original thick and syrupy electro-pop of CHVRCHES powerful ‘Lies’, strip it of the hardball synth and gritty drum and bass and enter the chill-out treatment of London-based mixmaster TOURIST.