“FREAK TECHNO,” “haunted house,” “dark electro,” “noise”any number of genres have been affixed to the sonic stylings of Dylan Scheer, a twenty-two-year-old electronic-music producer and DJ from South Carolina who has been performing under the alias Via App since 2012. Based in New York since 2014the same year Vancouver label 1080p put out Via App’s first official release, the ten-track cassette Dangerous Game, to critical acclaimScheer has quickly ascended within the underground electronic scene, where she is celebrated for her unique and infectiously sinister output of extravagantly strange dance music.
Via App’s debut LP, Sixth Stitchreleased this past November by Break World Recordsis a polyrhythmic feast of distinct textures: The album’s fifteen tracks range from minimalist studies that focus on only a few motifs to multilayered percussive excursions
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