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Les Sins’ “Chill-wave” Breezed Through Toronto

Submitted by on November 28, 2014 – 5:05 pmNo Comment

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Chaz Bradley Bundick’s newest alter ego Les Sins is undoubtedly praiseworthy, delivering pulsing beats and nostalgic mixes. He and his other incarnation Toro Y Moi are most inextricably linked to the “chill wave” genre, the same way peanut butter and jelly are.

Chill-wave, for those unfamiliar with it, is a design of wobbly synth-pop blended with cooed vocal stylings; when done correctly, a harmonious blend of soothing eargasms ensue. Bundick’s music has garnered him critical praise and fans a plenty, thus affording him the luxury to indulge his curious appetite for musical experimentation and spawning various incarnations.

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We were introduced to Les Sins with a two-hour set of amalgamated mixes, switching up genres and sound, demanding to be recognized as an entirely different entity. Ever-so masterful on the decks, Bundick was dropping tracks from current album Michael, then deftly mixing in tracks from “Grind”; once he had the crowd in a state of sonic bliss, he throws a curve ball and takes us on a time warp, mixing in some gems from Boys II Men to Justin Timberlake, amongst others.

Nostalgia was plenty with a throwback feel of warehouse parties of the past. Every beat dropped, regardless of genre and style, had the crowd dancing and thirsting for more.

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Bundick proves yet again to be versatile enough to experiment with various genres with a seamless union of retro and modern sounds that have become Les Sins, while never losing sight of the objective – which on this night was musical indulgence, having fans dancing and gyrating with reckless abandon.

Story by Tee Onek and Photos by Ftfphotography 

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