In the context of forward-thinking electronic music, the term “soul” has been complicated by artists equally drawn to the human aspect of music and the robotic elements that technology offers. As the name of this track suggests, Australia’s SAFIA is influenced by the power of soul and blues, but this certainly isn’t Curtis Mayfield or Robert Johnson. Like James Blake and Flume, this one relies heavily on electronics, but the feelings it conveys are very human despite all the synths

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