Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking in Textures, Chet Faker has released a three-part Live Sessions EP.
The Live Sessions EP is available for free download HERE.
Recorded over a few sunny days in October 2012 at an ex-Butter Factory in the regional town of Newsread, Victoria, the Live Sessions EP features recordings of ‘Archangel’ (a reinterpretation of UK producer Burial’s track), ‘Love And Feeling’ and ‘No Diggity’.
Chet Faker is about to embark on a sold out Australian tour with Flume this April and May, before playing a headline European tour this May. The London show sold out in less than a day.
Following the release his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking In Textures in March 2012 via Opulent / Remote Control in Australia, Chess Club Records in the UK and on Downtown Records in the USA, Chet went on to sell out his Sydney and Brisbane Thinking in Textures launches and a remarkable three Melbourne launches in April, before taking off to the UK to perform at The Great Escape Festival. Chet went on to perform at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid Live Festival, toured Europe with The Temper Trap, and played the Meredith Music Festival and Laneway Festivals.
Chet Faker was nominated for 5 Jagermeister Independent Music Awards, winning for Best Independent Single/EP and Breakthrough Independent Artist. Chet Faker is also nominated for two Rolling Stone Awards for Best New Talent and Best Independent Release. Earlier this year Chet Faker picked up three nominations at The Age EG Awards for Best New Talent, Best Male and Best Song for ‘No Diggity’.
Chet Faker is currently recording his debut album.
Congratulations to Chet Faker for picking up 2 awards last night at the Jagermeister Independent Music Awards for Best Independent Single/EP and Breakthrough Independent Artist. The only multiple winner on the night!
Chet Faker Thinking in Textures is out now via Opulent/Remote Control.
Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking in Textures, Chet Faker has been nominated for an impressive five Jagermeister Independent Music Awards, the most of any artist this year.
The Melbourne based electronic artist has been nominated in the Best Independent Artist,Breakthrough Independent Artist of the Year, Best Independent Single or EP, Best Independent Dance/Electronica Single and Best Independent Dance/Electronica Album categories.
Since making his live debut late in 2011, Chet Faker has performed across the world at festivals including SXSW (USA) and The Great Escape Festival (UK). Back home, he has performed at Splendour in the Grass, at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid Live Festival, and two sold out Australian tours. Impressively, Chet Faker has sold out every headline Australian show that he has played.
Chet Faker – Thinking In Textures is out now
via Opulent/Remote Control