One day this world seemed like a safe, quiet place, but it really wasn’t. Now, someone has tripped an alarm or something. 
This is a fire escape.
Fire Escape is a selection of the latest releases of October by Acre
We tripped the alarm, now you can get out of here.
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Alva Noto – HYbri:ID oval p-dance

The first single from Alva Noto‘s new album, out next November, accompanied by a hypnotic video in his full style.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify

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Emma Nolde + Generic Animal – Un mazzo di chiavi, un ombrello, lì in mezzo

Not a featuring, but a song created and written by the two artists linked by a strong friendship, which anticipates their tour in November for four Italian dates.

Listen: Apple Music / Spotify

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The Brooklyn rapper and producer’s new album with its condensation of rap, noise and punk. As raw and edgy as ever.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify

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Emma Grace – Cravings of Pegasus

The third album by Italian-American composer Emma Grace, whose voice sits elegantly on productions somewhere between electronic and jazz.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify


Alewya – Play 

The new single from London-based artist, singer and producer Alewya, which anticipates her debut EP due out on 18 November.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify


Xenia Rubinos – Una Rosa

Contaminations between past and present for the new album by Xenia Rubinos, who brings truly original sounds influenced by the Caribbean rhythms of her homeland.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify

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Zack Fox – fafo 

New single from Zack Fox, an eclectic personality who comes straight from Atlanta with this short track originally used for a promotional video for Kenny Beats.

Listen: Soundcloud / Apple Music / Spotify

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Aya – im hole

Over an impressionistic hum of abstract electronics, Aya’s incisive voice opens the curtains to her debut album with unabashed sincerity, “Me. More.”

Listen: Apple Music / BandCamp / Spotify

Katatonic Silentio - Static Whip

Katatonic Silentio – Static Whip

Last single of the producer based in Milan, released for the London-based Noods Radio in the first vinyl compilation NOOD5 to celebrate 5 years of independent broadcasting around the world.

Listen: Apple Music / Spotify

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Tirzah – Colourgrade

Working once again with Mica Levi, the Essex singer-songwriter sets a dreamy pace on her unpredictable and eclectic second album.

Listen: Soundcloud / BandCamp / Spotify

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Silvia Estranada – Te Guardo “Tiny desk version

Latest single from the Mexican artist who celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a live performance per Tiny Desk. Her singing is crisp, just like the production, and the instrumentals that accompany her vulnerable lyrics are the perfect pace and sound.

Listen: Apple Music / Spotify

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Bakar – The mission (Apple Music Home Session)

Bakar is back with his first track of the year, and the introspective effort is an advancement from the singer, as he prepares to move on to album number two. Here in a special version for Apple Music.

Listen: Apple Music / Spotify

Sarah Davachi - Antiphonals

Sarah Davachi – Antiphonals

During her latest works, Davachi has taken inspiration from her collection of ’70s prog rock LPs to mix with her medieval and Renaissance disciplines, resulting in her new studio album Antiphonals.

Listen: BandCamp / Spotify

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Laurie Anderson – Sweaters (Sam Gendel Remix)

Nonesuch Records releases “Sweaters (Sam Gendel Remix),” the saxophonist’s reinterpretation of the Laurie Anderson track from her famous 1982 debut album, Big Science.

Listen: Soundcloud / Spotify

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