Track List


Data Demon (feat. GABI)

Petty Passion

Rotted Arp (feat. Louisahhh)

Falling Down (feat. JFDR)


4EVA (feat. Talvi)

Essex is Burning

Flickering (feat. JFDR)

Running To Evaporate

Phase Violent


Lapalux - Ruinism (2xLP - Blue Vinyl)
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Release Date: 6/30/2017
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Lapalux will release his third album, Ruinism, on Flying Lotus Brainfeeder imprint on June 30th, 2017. His previous long player, Lustmore was partially inspired by the concept of hypnagogia, a suspension of consciousness occurring between awake and sleep states. Throughout Ruinism, the British producer takes this exploration further, journeying into the more ominous limbo between life and death. In this space where the finite and infinite intermingle, Lapalux sounds more at home than ever.

Ruinism is a made-up term I use to describe the way in which blended sound palettes and inspirations interact with one another to form this album, he explains. Using 100% hardware and real instruments for the first time in his career, he recorded synths and drum hits and re-sampled, re-pitched, twisted and blended the sound until it was ruined and then salvaged it again in an attempt to make something coherent.

Lead single Rotted Arp (feat. Louisahhh) imbues this idea more aptly than any other track on the record according to Lapalux. It sums up the whole idea of this record... having Louisahhh's vocals made me think of this track as a much more meaningful piece and helped me push it further and further into a developed abstract dance track.