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Joy O & Overmono Collaborate On XL
Christian Eede , November 14th, 2019 01:04

It's the first time the three have come together on record

Joy Orbison and Overmono, the duo of Tessela and Truss, have released a new collaborative record via XL.

The lead track 'Bromley', which you can hear below, takes its name from the part of south east London where Overmono have their studio.

"Leaving the city daily to commute to the studio in the suburb of Bromley - the opposite direction to the usual daily grind - helped back up the duo's creative ethos and push them to make music further outside of the known and well-trodden paths," explains a press release.

The record's B-side, 'Still Moving', will be released next Friday (November 22), alongside the 12" release of the two tracks.

The record follows on from Joy Orbison's recent Slipping EP which featured amongst tQ's favourite music of last month. Overmono also released a new two-track EP last month, via their Poly Kicks label, consisting of the tracks 'Le Tigre' and 'Salt Mix'.

Read tQ's 2018 interview with Joy Orbison, alongside Ben Vince, here, and find our 2017 interview with Overmono here.

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