Australian Artist Xorts Creates a Beautiful Soundscape on “Quilt”


Rising artist Xorts shows the world that he can create stunning soundscapes that whisk listeners away to a digital paradise on new track “Quilt.”

If you’ve been on the hunt for a fresh artist from Down Under who brings forward-thinking sound design to his releases, look no further than Andrei Patrushev aka Xorts. When he’s not working as an audio engineer, this Sydney-based producer is creating entire worlds to explore with his music. Last year, Xorts began to pick up some steam after his first release “Clear Fog” saw support from tastemakers like Cloudkid and now, he has released a new tune dubbed “Quilt.”

Starting off the new decade strong with a track that shows off his melodic, chilled out-style in the best way possible, “Quilt” shows off Xorts’ abilities in crafting a story with his music. From the first seconds of the track on, listeners get swept away into the world that he’s concocted in the studio that is brimming with unique sounds and layered elements that add to the depth of the adventure. Make sure you’ve got the repeat button on as you’ll want to come back to the track again and again to discover new tasty textures throughout.

Listen to Xorts’ latest tune “Quilt” exclusively here ahead of its full release tomorrow, pre-save it now, and read on for some extra insight on the release from this rising star in the scene!

Stream Xorts – Quilt on SoundCloud:

“With Quilt, I wanted to convey a unique concept and emotion different to my previous track, with a bare instrumental I decided to tease some more tactile textures and themes that generally wouldn’t reside with vocals. I tried using lots of smooth transients to build up an ethereal vibe throughout the track, with lots of melodic synths to shine through the song and create the uplifting atmosphere. It resulted in a dynamic and diverse progression that I felt would be a great start to the year to present something new and undefined.”

Xorts Quilt

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Grant has been listening to electronic dance music since the early 2000s. Actively involved in the EDM community, Grant is an admin for the EDC & Coachella subreddits and their Facebook groups. Previously he has been part of several EDM startups and promotion companies such as Shamele55, Electric State of Mind and Q-Dance. Originally listening to trance artists such as ATB, Armin Van Buuren and Paul Oakenfold, Grant has expanded his listening experience to include a full set of genres ranging from hardstyle to deep house and has been regularly attending both festivals and club events since 2010.

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