Following the profitable launch of FMU Data on the tail-end of 2022 with Jon Casey and Dabow’s “I Surrender,” Alison Wonderland shares the sophomore launch from the label, “Transport God” from her widely-acclaimed alias Whyte Fang. The only doubles because the fourth providing from her upcoming debut LP, with earlier information “Girl,” “333,” and “TIDES,” teasing its highly-anticipated March 2023 launch.
Alongside the discharge, FMU Data has confirmed the date and lineup of its official label launch occasion, which shall be happening in an NYC warehouse (location TBC). Going down on March tenth, the lineup boasts a uncommon dwell set from Whyte Fang herself, in addition to performances from a slew of FMU Data-signed artists, together with Casey, Dabow, sumthin sumthin, Villa, and Aliiias.
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Wonderland’s Whyte Fang dwell efficiency will precede her lately introduced Coachella slot, which can mark the primary time she performs as her alias veneered in a competition setting.
We briefly caught up with Alison and requested her what it means to start out her personal label, what she’s enthusiastic about for the label showcase and new releases, in addition to her first Coachella efficiency below the alias.
Artist-led labels aren’t a brand new factor, even in dance music we had Tiesto’s Musical Freedom, deadmau5’s mau5trap, Steve Aoki’s Dim Mak, and so forth., and so forth. Up to now couple of years we’ve seen an increasing number of like Kayzo’s Welcome Data, Subtronics’ Cyclops Recordings, and most lately Rezz’s HypnoVizion. What does beginning a label imply to you as an artist/producer, as a curator and tastemaker, and as a enterprise proprietor?
For me beginning a label is extra about serving to up-and-coming artists. I feel the world of music has modified rather a lot prior to now 10 years. It’s extra accessible to launch music for individuals who aren’t on main labels. I wished to make use of my platform to assist promote artists who I really like who’re up and coming and assist them be seen somewhat extra.
What can followers count on from the label launch occasion the place you’ll be performing a Whyte Fang set?
I really like warehouse events, I began off throwing warehouse events in Australia. I wished to carry that again for FMU Data. It’s the kind of occasion that fits the music we’re placing out. I simply need individuals to count on to find new music and have an incredible time.
Do you will have any releases locked in for 2023 which you can tease or that you simply’re particularly enthusiastic about?
I’m enthusiastic about every little thing we’re releasing really. We have now releases from Sumthin Sumthin, Aliiias, Sippy…and there are lots of extra which might be popping out. I’m tremendous excited, I’m a fan of all of those artists and I’m simply grateful they’re trusting me with these releases.
Whyte Fang was simply introduced to play at Coachella in only a couple months. You’ve carried out as Alison Wonderland earlier than, however how does it really feel to carry this totally different challenge to the Polo Fields?
It’s loopy. That is going to be my third time on the Coachella lineup in 8 years. Whyte Fang is a totally totally different expertise from Alison Wonderland. I don’t wish to give away an excessive amount of as a result of that’s a part of the joy of this challenge. I wish to make this extra of an immersive expertise, with the music interacting with visuals and lighting. My vocals aren’t actually featured on it, and I’m simply actually excited to launch this. There’s additionally an album coming.