XC606‘s lo-fi electro offering ‘ALWAYS ON MY MIND‘ unfurls in waves of fuzzed-out electronica, the experimental producer’s latest single awash in nostalgia.
Plaintive yet sweet vocal samples cut through swathes of haze, lyrical longing and lament set against a backdrop of glitchy ambience. There’s a DIY quality to ‘ALWAYS ON MY MIND‘ that only adds to its intimate appeal, XC606’s small-scale approach belying the single’s emotional resonance.
With its blurred textures and heart-on-sleeve sincerity, ‘ALWAYS ON MY MIND’ highlights XC606’s talent for crafting impactful pop moments out of unlikely elements. Through their manipulation of atmosphere and melody, XC606 stirs up wistfulness and warmth.