Simesky+Fritch’s latest venture, “SKALA.02,” is nothing short of a musical revelation that transcends the boundaries of time and genre. Hailing from the United Simesky Institutes, the collaborative genius of Will Wilkinson and Alex Simesky, combined with the finesse of the Budapest Scoring Orchestra, delivers an auditory experience that has garnered acclaim from industry stalwarts.
The album, released on November 10, 2023, is a sonic journey that effortlessly combines the nostalgia of the ’80s with a modern-day cool retro vibe. Their previous release, “Such Imperfection,” served as a love letter to ’80s pop vinyl, and the follow-up singles, “Colour Running Away” and “Back and Down Again,” catapulted them into the global spotlight. The tracks, embraced by indie charts and national stations across the EU and UK, solidified Simesky+Fritch’s cult status.
“SKALA.02” is a magical ideology reshaping the dark light of new-wave, the glisten of ’80s pop, and the shimmer of retro into something spectacular. The album’s success is a testament to the duo’s creative prowess, capturing the essence of a bygone era and reimagining it with a new-neon swagger. The airwaves lit up, and the reception was nothing short of astounding. As the world welcomes this modern-day masterpiece, Simesky+Fritch invites us to a future where cool retro indie is reimagined by contemporary pop masters. “SKALA.02” is not just an album; it’s a statement that resonates with the spirit of innovation and creativity, promising an extraordinary auditory experience for enthusiasts of Tears for Fears, TVAM, The Cure, Depeche Mode, and Roxy Music. Get ready to be captivated by the allure of “SKALA.02,” a testament to the enduring magic of Simesky+Fritch.