Essaie Pas

Noisey Mix

Essaie pas’ Noisey Mix Is a Dystopian Tribute to Their Talented Friends

The Montreal duo turns in a set celebrating the twisted music their friends have made, along with a couple exclusives from an upcoming collection of remixes from their outstanding album ‘New Path.’
Colin Joyce

Essaie pas' New Track Is a Dissociative Dancefloor Exercise

The Montreal duo's ‘New Path’ is in part based on the paranoia of Philip K. Dick’s ‘A Scanner Darkly,’ but “Complete Brouillé” suggests hallucinatory abandon.
Colin Joyce
group of seven

From E-Saggila to Lydia Ainsworth, Here's the Best Canadian Tracks of the Week

Our new column Group of Seven rounds up the under-the-radar releases we can't get enough of.
Corinne Przybyslawski
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Marie Davidson Sways Through a Neon Discotheque in "Adieu Au Dancefloor" Video

The title track from the Montreal artist's 2016 solo album gets a kaleidoscopic visual.
Corinne Przybyslawski
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Malory Plunges Essaie Pas' "Lights Out" into Claustrophobic Darkness with New Rework

The Montreal minimal wave duo cap off a busy year with a remix EP out Nov. 18 via DFA Records.
Michael Rancic

MUTEK 2016 Proved Canada’s Best Electronic Music Festival Isn’t Afraid to Confound Audiences

Five days in Montreal with Tim Hecker, Galcher Lustwerk, Powell, Project Pablo, and more.
Vincent Pollard

From Essaie Pas to Tim Hecker, Here Are THUMP's 10 Must-See Acts at MUTEK 2016

Plus a playlist featuring all the artists you need to catch at Montreal's best electronic festival this week.
Benjamin Boles
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Take a Black and White Tour of Europe with Essaie Pas' New Music Video

"La Chute" comes from the Montreal duo's latest album 'Demain Est Une Autre Nuit,' on DFA Records.
THUMP Canada Staff
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DFA Records's Essaie Pas Got the Remix Treatment from Techno Act Orphx

"Lights Out" is from Essaie Pas's debut 'Demain Est Une Autre Nuit'.
Michael Scott Barron
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Stream Montreal's Essaie Pas' Slinky New Album 'Demain Est Une Autre Nuit' Now

The experimental duo's record comes out Feb. 19 on DFA.
Benjamin Boles
Essaie Pas

Late Nights at a Deserted Montreal Warehouse Inspired Essaie Pas’ New Album

Plus hear an exclusive track from the duo's upcoming DFA Records debut 'Demain Est Une Autre Nuit.'
Erik Leijon
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DFA Signees Essaie Pas Are Your New Favourite Minimal Wave Group

The Canadian duo are the best thing since sliced Xeno and Oaklander. Watch their new video exclusively here on THUMP.
Josh Baines