Man High by Martin Landsky
After '1000 Miles' (pfr73) and 'Let Me Dance' (pfr82) our one and only Martin Landsky is back with another strong release: 'Man High'.
Honi soit qui mal y pense, 'Man High' doesn't intent to glamourise drug abuse. It's a tribute to Captain Joe Kittinger and the Man High project, a pre space-age military project that took men in balloons to the upper layers of the earth's atmosphere. Not only took the balloon Joe Kittinger to a record high, he also performed a sky dive from 75.000 ft. Imagine how yo feel, falling free from the stratosphere, close to unconciousness, rotating like mad with 22 g ...
Martin's track 'Man High' captures a bit of that vibe with it's live played wildpitch-like oscilating synth modulations.
All three tracks on the EP are breathing Martin Landsky's special analogue sound treatments and a rocking old school vibe.
'Cold Eyes 2' on B1 builds a bit more subtle while 'Rugged' on B2 is an offbeat driven dancefloor smasher.