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CFCF is the musical alias of Mike Silver, whose one-man electronic project takes on an impressive new feel with Outside. Exercises and Music for Objects—the pair of EPs that preceded this album—trafficked in a kind of hypnotic minimalism. While a few tracks on Outside feature an entrancing latticework of deceptively simple keyboard ostinatos, the focus here is on an off-kilter but ultimately accessible type of vocal-based pop, far from Silver's earlier electronic experiments. While Silver still creates all the music himself, tracks like "Feeling, Holding" feature guitars and what at least sounds like a real drum kit as prominently as synths, creating a warm, organic atmosphere around the multitalented musician's breathy, low-key vocals. Even ambient-flavored instrumental tracks like "Find" and "Transcend" are adorned with airy, natural tones that feel more like an early-morning rainforest than an evening urban skyline. Outside represents a major step forward for CFCF, creating even more options for whatever Silver's next move winds up being.


Born: 2007 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Genre: Electronic

Years Active: '00s, '10s

CFCF is the moniker of Mike Silver, an indie electronic producer from Montreal, Canada, who established himself as an inventive remixer before making his commercial production debut in 2008. A self-taught musician, Silver's style has evolved and matured throughout the years, ranging from his earliest hip-hop production experiments to chiptunes to Balearic disco to ambient/new age. He is also co-credited with developing the concept of "night bus," an Internet-spawned movement that encompasses feelings...
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