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Flume on the pressures of writing his sophomore album: 'It didn’t just come' | Musique Non Stop

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Monday, May 23, 2016

Flume on the pressures of writing his sophomore album: 'It didn’t just come'

After his smash hit debut album the electronic producer did what anyone in their early 20s does: he partied. But writing his follow-up album wasn’t nearly as fun

Flume is holding the vinyl copy of his new album, Skin, for the very first time. “It arrived today,” he says down the line from New York, where the Australian producer – aka 24-year-old Harley Streten – is based while speaking to global press. “It’s very satisfying that it’s tangible. It’s all the last few years’ work in a nice, slick-looking package.”

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by Marcus Teague via Electronic music | The Guardian