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Harvey Sutherland announces debut album Boy, shares new track with Dâm-Funk

“Feeling of Love” follows “Jouissance” as the project’s second single.

February 10, 2022
Harvey Sutherland announces debut album <i>Boy</i>, shares new track with Dâm-Funk Photo by Daniel Topete.  

Harvey Sutherland is repsponsible for some of the catchiest instrumentals around. Since 2013, the Melbourne-based producer has been releasing singles and EPs at a slow trickle — most recently "Jouissance," a jammy thrill ride you'd find playing on looop at any respectable cosmic disco. Today, he's announcing his debut album, Boy, out April 29 via House Anxiety.

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He's also sharing the record's second single, "Feeling of Love." another irresistible groove featuring Dâm-Funk, a man who's been making them for decades. The track comes with Fons Schiedon-directed visuals that slide from black and white into vivid color as Sutherland and Dâm-Funk meet in the rolling hills outside Los Angeles.

Read Sutherland's full statement on the song, and watch the video, below.

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After many years of crossing paths backstage, I finally got to work with the godfather of Modern Funk, the “true gentleman”, Glydezone’s own Damon Garrett Riddick aka DāM-FunK in full spiritual flight. I recorded the beat in Melbourne, took it to Culver City and we wrote this song in an afternoon.

“Is it about a girl…”, asked DāM, “or is it about Society?”

“It’s definitely about Society,” I replied.

It’s about trying to keep your head straight in a world of misinformation. Turning the other cheek, staying on course and gliding towards your destination. Keeping that love inside. Let DāM tell you.”

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Harvey Sutherland announces debut album Boy, shares new track with Dâm-Funk