Function New Album Incoming!

Get ready to ques­tion your Exis­tenz’this com­ing winter. 

Func­tion is all set to release his sec­ond solo album to date, Exis­tenz. His pre­vi­ous full-length land­ed on the pres­ti­gious Ostgut Ton and with this out­ing, he adds Tre­sor to his heavy­weight list of labels. Exis­tenz is com­piled from a series of record­ings from late-2016 to mid-2019 and fea­tures col­lab­o­ra­tions with house icon Robert Owens and Func­tions part­ner Ste­fanie Parnow. 

 The album focus­es on themes of reli­gion, sex­u­al­i­ty, trau­ma and heal­ing and is said to be more expan­sive and cel­e­bra­to­ry’ than the Berlin-based artist’s usu­al style of tech­no.“

Track­list:

01. Sagit­tar­ius A (Right Ascen­sion)’
02. Plea­sure Dis­ci­pline’
03. Ertrinken’
04. Growth Cycle’ (feat. Robert Owens)
05. Zahlensender’
06. The Approach’
07. Nylon Mood’
08. Alpha­bet City’
09. Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’
10. No Entien­des’
11. Kurzstrecke’
12. Gold­en Dawn’ (feat. Ste­fanie Parnow)
13. Inter­di­men­sion­al Inter­fer­enc’
14. Dis­tant Par­adise’
15. Be’ (feat. Robert Owens)
16. Vam­pir’
17. Down­town 161

Pre­sent­ed as a four-LP or two-CD release, Exis­tenz is due out Novem­ber 29th. In addi­tion to the release Func­tion with also embark on a glob­al album tour includ­ing audio­vi­su­al shows at Berlin Aton­al and rur­al fes­ti­val in Japan. In the trail­er for Exis­tenz below, you will find that Func­tion teas­es some album cuts while toy­ing with its themes through the lens of 1980s Amer­i­can cable tele­vi­sion. It’s allur­ing, mys­te­ri­ous and cer­tain­ly gets you excit­ed for it to unfold on it’s release date. Check it out along­side the dates for the Exis­tenz tour.

Exis­tenz tour dates:

19 – Aton­al, Berlin
119 – Mag­ick Bar, Rome
139 – Bassiani, Tbil­isi
219 – Rur­al Fes­ti­val, Nagano
289 – Vent, Tokyo
410 – Brown Alley, Mel­bourne
510 – Civic Under­ground, Syd­ney
1110 – Bozi­dar, Ljubl­jana
1210RB Music Fes­ti­val, Istan­bul
1810ADE, Ams­ter­dam
1910 – Muta­bor, Moscow
2510 – Ware­house, Den­ver
2610 – Ware­house, Los Ange­les
111 – Base­ment, New York
211 – Flash DC, Wash­ing­ton DC
811 – Foro Nor­mandie, Mex­i­co City
1511 – Cul­ture Box, Copen­hagen
1611 – Elysia, Basel
2211 – Bassiani, Tbil­isi
2911 – Bla, Oslo
3011C12, Brus­sels
112OHM, Berlin
612 – Cor­si­ca Stu­dios, Lon­don
712 – Kepler Club, Giov­inaz­zo
2712 – Bassiani, Tbil­isi

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