PRODUCER SHARES NEW VIDEO PRIOR TO NEW ALBUM R.Y.C & KICKS OFF OF GLOBAL HEADLINE TOUR THIS MONTH

Mura Masa Shares Video For “Teenage Headache Dreams” Feat. Wolf Alice's Ellie Roswell

Boundary-pushing and genre-blurring British producer Alex Crossan, who goes by the stage alias Mura Masa, is stepping into new direction with his sophomore album R.Y.C. The upcoming album is slated to move the producers famed pop, hip-hop and electro sounds to incorporate a more post-punk and new wave influence. With a release date set for Friday, January 17 (via Geffen Records), the producer-songwriter Mura Masa shares his final offering, a video that accompanies his latest single “Teenage Headache Dreams,” featuring singer Ellie Roswell of Wolf Alice.

The latest single, alongside prior released tracks “I Don’t Think I Can Do This Again” featuring Clairo and “No Hope Generation” featuring slowthai, exhibit and highlight the intertwined roles of the young producer-songwriter and now lead-vocalist.

“Teenage Headache Dreams” delves into a mesmerizing, poetic duet set over a dreamy, electronic pop melodies contrasted with strong guitar riffs that encapsulate the albums central themes of nostalgia, memory, youth and hope. The singles sound and visuals leaves much anticipation for his upcoming release.

Commenting on the overall message of the album, the producer believes the album represents “the fact that ‘it’s possible to feel happy even if it means relying on something that isn’t necessarily true, or is half-imagined, or might not even have happened at all. If we can find a shared remembrance of a good time, we’re more likely to be able to find that again. A little bit of escapism is healthy.’

Mura Masa is also set out to embark on a global headline tour in 2020. You won’t want to muss a show as it’ll be the first performances to include a live band. Full dates are listed below and on-sale now at https://www.muramasa.me/.

MURA MASA LIVE

February 20                                         Alexandra Palace                                            London, UK

February 22                                  O2 Victoria Warehouse                                 Manchester, UK

February 27                                              Lotto Arena                                       Antwerp, Belgium

February 29                                             AFAS Live                              Amsterdam,Netherlands

March 3                                                           X-Tra                                         Zurich, Switzerland

March 5                                                       Tonhalle                                          Munich, Germany

March 7                                                   Columbiahalle                                       Berlin, Germany

March 10                                                       Stodola                                              Warsaw, Poland

March 12                                                         Vega                                     Copenhagen, Denmark

March 14                                         edel-optics.de Arena                             Hamburg, Germany

April 12                                                          Indio, CA                                                      Coachella

April 16                                                     The Warfield                                     San Francisco, CA

April 19                                                          Indio, CA                                                      Coachella

April 22                                                 Crystal Ballroom                                           Portland, OR

April 23                                                     Showbox Sodo                                              Seattle, WA

April 24                                                        The Vogue                                            Vancouver, BC

April 28                                                    First Avenue                                       Minneapolis, MN

April 29                                                        The Rivera                                                  Chicago, IL

May 1                                                               Rebel                                                      Toronto, ON

May 2                                                             MTelus                                                   Montreal, QC

May 3                                                       House of Blues                                              Boston, MA

May 5                                                       Union Transfer                                     Philadelphia, PA

May 6                                                             Filmore                                             Washington, DC

May 8                                                        Brooklyn Steel                                         New York, NY