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Spencer. signs to 4AD, shares new single “Automatic”: Stream

Rising R&B singer is currently touring North America

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    Brooklyn bedroom songwriter and producer Spencer. made his debut last summer with the single “Want U Back”. One EP and millions of streams later, he’s now signed on with 4AD, the renowned indie label currently housing artists such as The National and Grimes.

    His first release on the imprint comes in the form of today’s “Automatic”, a song that exemplifies exactly why Spencer. is a rising star worth watching. Similar to someone like Duckwrth, Spencer. fluidly folds in different genres and eras of sound to create something both familiar and refreshing.

    (Read: The Top 25 Songs of 2019… So Far)

    On “Automatic”, the overlapping of modern-day R&B and ’60s guitars and drums is nearly as mesmerizing as the “babe” Spencer.’s singing about. “Always/ You’ve been running round my mind all night babe,” he croons. “Leaving me feeling hypnotized the right way.”

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    Check it out below via its official video, directed by Danica Arias Kleinnecht. “Automatic” is said to be off a larger forthcoming project that’s due out 2020.

    Spencer. is currently touring North America with Gus Dapperton. Snag your tickets here.

    Spencer. 2019 Tour Dates:
    10/01 – Detroit, MI @ The Majestic
    10/02 – Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom
    10/04 – Chicago, IL @ Metro
    10/06 – Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre
    10/09 – Seattle, WA @ The Showbox
    10/10 – Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
    10/14 – Los Angeles, CA @ Fonda Theater
    10/15 – San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom
    10/18 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl
    10/19 – Santa Ana, CA @ Yost Theater
    10/20 – San Diego, CA @ SOMA
    10/21 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren
    10/24 – Dallas, TX @ Canton Hall
    10/25 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk
    10/26 – San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger
    10/27 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
    10/29 – New Orleans, LA @ Republic NOLA
    10/31 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
    11/01 – Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West
    11/02 – Nashville, TN @ The Basement East
    11/05 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos Southend
    11/07 – Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live!
    11/09 – Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom
    11/10 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall
    11/12 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
    11/13 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
    11/15 – Boston, MA @ Royale
    11/16 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes

    “Automatic” Artwork:

    spencer automatic artwork Spencer. signs to 4AD, shares new single Automatic: Stream

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