Jun 27, 2014
Tycho Shares Com Truise Remix, Extended Tour Plans
Tycho - Awake (Original Mix) [Ghostly International]
Tycho - Awake (Com Truise Remix) [Ghostly International]

Tycho toasts to the success of its recent sold-out tour by sharing a remix from Ghostly International affiliate Com Truise (pictured), along with plans for a four-month victory lap around North America and Europe.

Awake is the title track from Tycho’s most recent LP, which saw the project expand from the solo electronic alias of Scott Hansen to a three-piece band with a live drummer. Hansen describes it as “the first true Tycho record”, and fans who made it out to one of the earlier tour dates can surely vouch for the group’s fully realized vision.

Com Truise was a no-brainer to remix the track. Tycho’s original mix registers more like post-rock than the ambient electronics upon which Hansen made his name, conveying the tranquil atmosphere of the cabin near Lake Tahoe where it was written; Truise, for his part, demonstrates an uncanny valley-like effect of synthetic machines imitating nature, and the overall effect is as beautiful as it is disconcerting.

Tycho’s Awake LP is out now via Ghostly. Dig the artwork for the remix below (designed by Hansen under his ISO50 alias), and check out the extended tour dates below that.


6/29 Electric Forest, Rothbury MI
7/05 Wanderlust, Snowmass Village CO
7/18 Festival Internacional de Benicássim, Benicássim, Spain
7/20 Latitude Festival, Suffolk, United Kingdom
7/22 Gorilla, Manchester, United Kingdom
7/23 Button Factory, Dublin, Ireland
7/25 Radar Festival, Padua, Italy
7/26 Siren Festival, Vasto, Italy
7/31 Crystal Ballroom, Portland OR
8/01 Neptune, Seattle WA
8/03 Wanderlust, Whistler, Canada
8/09 Outside Lands, San Francisco CA
8/16 Ceremonia, Mexico, Mexico City
8/23 FYF Festival, Los Angeles CA
9/16 The Knitting Factory, Reno NV
9/17 The Depot, Salt Lake City UT
9/20 Emo’s, Austin TX
9/22 Granada Theater, Dallas TX
9/24 Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
9/25 Cannery Ballroom, Nashville TN
9/26 MidPoint Music Festival, Cincinnati OH
9/27 Pygmalion Music Festival, Champaign-Urbana IL
9/29 Royale, Boston MA
10/01 Terminal 5, New York NY
10/03 The Forum, London, United Kingdom
10/04 The Art School, Glasgow, United Kingdom
10/05 Stylus, Leeds, United Kingdom
10/06 Trinity Centre, Bristol, United Kingdom
10/08 La Gaìté Lyrique, Paris, France
10/09 VK Club, Brussels, Belgium
10/10 Melkweg Old Room, Amsterdam, Netherlands
10/11 Uebel & Gefährlich, Hamburg, Germany
10/12 Gebäude 9, Cologne, Germany
10/14 C-Club, Berlin, Germany
10/15 Basen, Warsaw, Poland
10/16 The Roxy, Prague, Czech Republic
10/17 WUK, Vienna, Austria
10/18 A38, Budapest, Hungary
10/20 Estragon, Bologna, Italy
10/24-26 Life is Beautiful Festival, Las Vegas NV

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