Glass Magic is a fresh side project of The New Division frontman John Glenn Kunkel. Earlier this week, he dropped the debut track under the new moniker, a wiry and shimmering chillwave jam called “Polydor.” It opens on a wavy, bubbling synth melody and soon adds propulsive drum pads and stabby bass notes. The track ripples with additional atmospheric textures, including ambient vocal samples, piercing keyboard quirks, and swelling electronic crescendos. Overall, it’s a rapturous and catchy slice of modern synthwave. Listen to it below via SoundCloud, and be alert for more Glass Magic tunes to come.
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