Fred Simon - Elsewhere
Just in time for Summer, Inner Ocean and Outrun Records come together to bring you the debut EP of Italian artist Fred Simon. Simon’s impeccable production style blends R&B, Hip Hop, Funk and Pop in an effortless and seamless way, with every detail polished into a shiny gem. Pulling influence from the production styles of Kashif and Sade to bring the sound into the modern time.
Elsewhere is a light and playful journey into the sound worlds of Fred Simon. From the funk driven basslines to the seductive lead synths, these tracks are dripping with fresh sunny vibes and class. On his debut EP, Fred Simon enlists the help of some seasoned vets, from frequent Opolopo collaborator, Amalia, to Anderson Paak and Mndsgn collaborator, Nanna.B. With funk scene staple and Bastard Jazz artist Buscrates coming through for a remix.
Straight summertime anthems, perfect for sunny afternoon cruises with the top down.
All songs produced, arranged and performed by Fred Simon
Mastered by Gus Elg @ Sky Onion
Artwork by Ivan Merlin
Inner Ocean Records x Outrun Records • 2020