Bursting onto the music scene, Yawdel drops his debut single ‘Taste It’. Teaming up with vocalsfrom Dublin-based singer Zhiko, this collab is set to light up your headphones for weeks to come.
Silky smooth synth chords subtly start the piece, with flashes of arpeggiated synth plucks foraccompaniment. Vocals enter in, describing working towards your goals through daily trials, sungon a canvas of muted synths. As the chords cut out, a smooth synth eq sweep which, combinedwith the bass and a crescendo of drums, build up to the drop. Two dubstep synth hits bring in anexciting chorus driven by Big Room drums and a rhythmic synth. The lead melody comes in on anaffected brass synth as the hook vocals repeat ‘so close that you can taste it’. Subtle staccatostrings add audio interest, while, on its repeat, the melody vocals enter with a high-pitchedarpeggiating synth. As the track builds and repeats again drum hits and synth intricacies keep theear of the listener, leading you through the tracks highly danceable chorus and into a detunedsynth fade-out to end.
With the release of ‘Taste It’, it marks the start of what is looking to be a big year for Yawdel the brand and the DJ. As both a manga character and a super talented DJ, there is nowhere Yawdelcan’t reach, and his upcoming EP is highly anticipated. With a busy release schedule and globalappeal, Yawdel is set for success, and ‘Taste It’ is sure to mark its beginning.