What per week for Porter Robinson. Last week he kicked off 2019 with Virtual Self exhibits at Exchange LA, hinted on the launch of a brand new alias with an interview in GQ Japan, and even attended his first ever Grammy Awards as an official nominee. There is loads to unpack right here, so let's get began.
New Virtual Self
Porter bought out Exchange LA on each Thursday and Saturday of final week. Everything we've seen and heard in regards to the present demonstrates that 2019 can be one other gigantic yr for Porter's favourite facet venture.
Fans have been even handled to a brand new single from Porter throughout his performances, a track referred to as ‘God Rays'. It falls consistent with our Virtual Self releases with an intense, excessive vitality/BPM melody and tons of euphoric, sky-high moments.
New Alias In The Works?
Porter as soon as once more is making waves by additional increasing his model with a seemingly new alias. In an interview with GQ Japan, Porter defined that he's engaged on a brand new venture. This would carry his alias rely to a few, beginning to rival even Eric Prydz.
What will this new venture sound like? Is it a collaborative effort? When can we count on to listen to it? Well solely time will inform, as for proper now, everybody remains to be very a lot in the dead of night.
A Night At The Grammy's
Porter Robinson was nominated for his Virtual Self monitor ‘Ghost Voices'. While Silk City introduced house the consideration, the nomination alone means loads for Porter.
Many may bear in mind how exhausting Porter Robinson labored on the primary Virtual Self releases. He has defined numerous instances that the music he has been releasing as Virtual Self is that which he's most keen about.
Even with no win, the nomination demonstrates to Porter that his ardour venture is leaving a strong affect on the dance music business as an entire. To say that we love Mr. Robinson can be an enormous understatement. We can't wait to see (and listen to) what comes subsequent from Porter as 2019 continues.