Release Date: Apr 13, 2018
Record label: Thrill Jockey
Since the beginning, Mouse on Mars have brought in guest musicians, vocalists and lyricists to help shape their distinctive brand of IDM. On Dimensional People, collaboration doesn't just play an important part in the album's sound, it's become the sole M.O. The 13 tracks that make up the German band's 11th LP find them recording, writing and collaborating with a wide swath of artists, including Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, the National's Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Beirut's Zach Condon and rapper Spank Rock, alongside 41 others, to craft a ….
The Berlin-based electronic duo is back with their most inventive album yet. Richly textured, Dimensional People marks a slight departure for Mouse on Mars, who are well known for their seminal dancefloor records (1999's Nium Niggung and 2001's Idiology). This album features an extensive list of collaborators (The National's Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon) and seamlessly glides between rigid structure and mercurial dynamics.