April 19, 2018

New April 2018 Sun Transformation Release Record Day

                                      Cat No.: WAST055LP
UPC: 5060384613376
Format: Vinyl + Download Card
Release Date: 21st April 2018


An exclusive new Record Store Day album comprising remixes and DJ edits of material from Laraaji's recent Sun Gong and Bring On The Sun LPs.

The Album connects the new age ambience of Laraaji's music to the kaleidoscopic cut-ups of the LA beat scene via re-works from the likes of Ras G, Dntel, Mia Doi Todd and Dexter Story.

Limited to 2,000 copies worldwide, housed in a printed kraft board sleeve with full colour printed inner and download card.


Side A

A1. Ocean Flow Zither (Mia Doi Todd Remix)
A2. Introspection
(Dntel Remix)
A3. Open The Gift
(The Treasure Expands Remix by Diva)
A4. Sun Gong 2
(Gong Sun Edit by Benjamin Tierney)
A5. Laraajazzi (Natureboy Flako Remix)
Side B

B1. Enthusiasm
(Dexter Story Remix)
B2. LRJ n DUB 2
(Lotus & Lion mix by Daniel Marcellus Givens)
B3. Laraaji meets La Ras_ G
B4. LaraajiCollaji
(Carlos NiƱo EDIT + Additions featuring Jamael Dean)
B5. Change
(Mizell Remix)

Praise for Bring On The Sun:

“Shimmers and glistens and throbs in all the right places.” - The Guardian

“It’s minimalistic and trance-like, made for headphone listening and intimate spaces, but in no way does it fade into the background” - Pitchfork

“Spontaneous yet cohesive; intimate yet spun-out, this is some of Laraaji’s finest work. He is finally getting the recognition for being the singular visionary that he is” - Future Music

“A remarkable, transcendental journey into the clouds” - Electronic Sound

“Some much needed waves of cosmic sunshine for our currently troubled times” - The Wire

“An uplifting transcendence that’s simply a joy to hear” - Prog Magazine

“A sprawling collection, encompassing everything from euphoric zither washes to jazzy beat poetry, without ever losing sight of its mood of sunny positivity” - Uncut