SHIGETO ‘NO BETTER TIME THAN NOW’ – FULL ALBUM STREAM: “AN EMOTIONAL JOURNEY FOR THE LISTENER”
WOW! Shigeto’s new LP ‘No Better Time Than Now’ is released August 19th, through Ghostly International.
“There is literally “no better time than now” to stream my new album over at HypeMachine Hope u can dig it ♥” he says.
Speaking about the album, Shigeto explains “”2012 was a powerful year for me. I released my second LP; I played nearly 180 shows in 360 days; I made the move back home from Brooklyn, NY to Detroit, MI; a six-year relationship of mine came to an end and I made it 30 years on the planet.”
‘No Better Time Than Now’ takes what Shigeto is best known for, liquid synth sounds, intricate production, jazz-influenced arrangements and pounding hip-hop beat and imbues them with a new subtle energy, providing the listener with an insight into the personal life of it’s creator.
It’s not just a beautiful musical work, but an emotional journey for the listener.To coincide with the album release, Shigeto has announced news of a competition where fans are invited to use the #nobettertime’ and ‘#shigeto’ as a ‘seize the day’ call to action across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ & Vine.
The public are asked to use the hashtags to make a personal statement of what there is no better time than now for them to do in their lives, for the chance of winning concert tickets and Shigeto merchandise.