Wherever funk and chillwave meet, you are sure to find Toro Y Moi.
Since June 2009, Toro (the man formerly known as Chaz Bundick) has been making his own brand of lo-fi pop fuzz. He’s recently assembled 10 of his favourite recordings for a compilation release, simply dubbing it June 2009.
The first track to be released off the collection is ‘Dead Pontoon’:
June 2009 will be out on April 24 via Carpark Records – available digitally, on CD as well as in a vinyl box-set of five 7”s.
Toro is in the country at the moment for the St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival. You can catch him this weekend at the Sydney leg.