Admit it, Travis Scott's opening vocals on “Antidote” could be the beginning of a lullaby. Deebs, an electronic musician from Toronto who's appeared on Ryan Hemsworth's Secret Songs series, doesn't quite scale the energy of the original down that much on his remix, just softens it. A twinkling piano and Jon Brion circa Eternal Sunshine-style backmaskings are Scott's new backdrop, and build to a plush and cathartic drop. It's become decidedly less of an anthem for the night show, and more for getting carried away by a field's worth of dandelion petals into a Miyazaki background. Listen below, and read Travis Scott's FADER cover story here.
March 10, 2016