Cassius have launched a brand new BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix, that includes their very own music along with tracks by Marie Davidson, the Juan MacLean, Robyn, and others. The combine was recorded shortly earlier than the tragic death of group co-founder Philippe Zdar in June. Listen to it here through BBC Radio 1.
Cassius launched their closing studio album, Dreems, days after Zdar’s dying. Numerous artists—followers of his work in addition to collaborators—took to social media to precise their grief and condolences after the producer’s passing. Phoenix, who labored with Zdar on their breakout Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, paid tribute to him as nicely, calling him an “absolute genius.”
Read “9 Philippe Zdar Records That Defined the French House Savant’s Signature Sound” over on the Pitch.