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Wax Tailor (feat. Aloe Blacc) - "Time to Go" (video) (PopMatters Premiere)

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Thursday, Sep 27, 2012
by PopMatters Staff
Photo: Hadrien Denoyelle
France's Wax Tailor brings the escapist dreamworld of music to life on his new album, Dusty Rainbow From the Dark, and touring stage show.

French downtempo/trip-hop producer Wax Tailor (Jean-Christophe Le Saoût) returns this month with his fourth album Dusty Rainbow From the Dark, a 22-track affair conceived of as a concept album inspired by how children look at the world. Le Saoût has brought in a large cast to bring his dreamworld to life, including Aloe Blacc who features on this video for the very soulful “Time to Go”. Other featured guests include Shana Halligan (Bitter:Sweet), Elzhi, Jennifer Charles (Dan the Automator’s Lovage project), Charlotte Savary, Mattic, and more.

The tour accompanying this release is a major theatrical venture with more than 20 directors contributing to bringing the musical concepts to life. These dates include many major U.S. markets (full list below the jump).

Directed by Darcy Prendergast and Seamus Spilsbury

Los Angeles - Oct. 2 - El Rey Theatre (w/ Shana Halligan)
San Francisco - Oct. 3 - Rickshaw Stop (w/ Shana Halligan)
Portland - Oct. 5 - Star Theatre
Seattle - Oct. 6 - The Crocodile
Toronto - Oct. 9 -Lee’s Palace
Montreal -Oct. 10 - L’astral
New York - Oct. 11 - Gramercy Theatre
Washington Dc - Oct. 12 - La Maison Francaise (French Embassy)
Miami - Oct. 13 - Avenue D

01: Exordium
02: Dusty Rainbow (feat. Charlotte Savary)
03: Like an Hourglass
04: Only Once (feat. Ali Harter)
05: Heart Stop (feat. Jennifer Charles)
06: Something Began to Glow
07: No
08: A Stop Motion Bloom
09: The Sound (feat. Mattic)
10: In the Mirror
11: Past, Present & Future (Rock ‘n’ Roll)
12: Not Alone
13: Down in Flames (feat. Sara Genn)
14: Time to Go (feat. Aloe Blacc)
15: Magic Numbers (feat. A.S.M & Mattic)
16: No Regret (feat. Shana Halligan)
17: Phonovisions
18: Into the Sky
19: My Window (feat. Elzhi & Akua)
20: From the Dark
21: Heart Stop (feat. Jennifer Charles) [Radio Edit]
22: Time to Go (feat. Aloe Blacc) [Radio Edit]

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