Taking alt-J’s brilliant single “Hunger Of The Pine,” burgeoning rap group Clipping.—one of 20 Alternative Hip-Hop Artists Making Things Interesting—cultivates something entirely new. The remix is titled “Story 4: Sleeplessly Embracing” and apart from a minimal amount of vocal sampling, Clipping. brings their own style to the table.
Pummeling production sets the scene perfectly for Clipping.’s Daveed Diggs, and the resulting song is gripping and dynamic, as the haunting tendrils of alt-J’s vocals come creeping in during cleverly placed intervals. Have a listen below, and stay tuned for alt-J’s forthcoming album This Is All Yours.