In July, AlunaGeorge officially inked a deal with Interscope Records, leading many to speculate that a new album would soon be on the way. While there’s still been no word on a follow-up to Body Music, the UK duo has teamed up with mysterious producer ZHU for a new joint track entitled “Automatic”.
Not unlike AlunaGeorge’s past collaborations — Diplo and Skrillex (“To Ü”), Disclosure (“White Noise”), Baauer (“One Touch“) — “Automatic” sees Aluna Francis and George Reid again settling nicely into the world of EDM features. I suppose that’s their “thing” now? Listen to the breathy, entrancing number below.
“Automatic” is likely part of ZHU’s newly announced Genesis Series project, which also promises contributions from Skrillex, A-Trak, and more.
AlunaGeorge is set to embark on a North American tour later this month.
AlunaGeorge 2015 Tour Dates:
09/18 – Los Angeles, CA @ Staples Center *
10/02 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden *
10/09 – Miami, FL @ III Points Festival
10/11 – San Diego, CA @ FNGRS CRSSD
10/13 – Mexico City, MX @ Ibero 90.0 Festival ^
10/14 – San Francisco, CA @ Mezzanine
10/16 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
10/17 – Vancouver, BC @ Celebrities Nightclub
10/18 – Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile
10/20 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
10/22 – Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre
10/23 – Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room
10/26 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
10/27 – Washington, DC @ U Street Music Hall
10/28 – Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
10/30 – Montreal, QC @ Theatre Fairmount
* = w/ Zedd
^ = w/ Todd Terje