“shows off the simple 'less-is-more' songwriting...a staple of his output” - Complex
“Surefire Banger” - Noisey
"a minimal mood board for true romance" - Highsnobiety
“a divine mixture of light and shade, the rough with the smooth” - CLASH
“eternal summer vibes” - C-Heads Magazine
“electronic adrenaline rush” - HillyDilly
Today, New Zealand producer and songwriter BAYNK has released a brand new single "Water," a pristine electronic production cloaked in intricate layers of horns and percussion highlighting BAYNK's aptitude for crafting electrifying and innovative sounds. "Water" is out now via AllPoints and can be streamed everywhere here.
The new track comes in anticipation of the NZ producer's sophomore EP, Someone's EP II, which is set to be released 15 May.
BAYNK simultaneously released a visualizer for "Water" with the help of Tess Bijere who's created visuals for LANY and Jacob Banks, as well as co-director Spencer Graves, who has worked with the likes of Kendrick Lamar and Lauv.
BAYNK has also announced a slew of 2019 festival performances including Coachella, Lollapalooza, and Electric Forest as well as an Australia / New Zealand headline tour. These announcements follow BAYNK's North American headline tour, which concluded last month after traversing 13 major markets in the U.S. and Canada. See full upcoming date listing below:
Apr 19 - 21 // Indio, CA @ Coachella (Weekend 2)
Jun 27 - 30 // Rothbury, MI @ Electric Forest
Jul 4 // Melbourne, AUS @ Howler
Jul 5 // Brisbane, AUS @ The Brightside
Jul 6 // Sydney, AUS @ The Lansdowne
Jul 10 // Auckland, NZ @ Powerstation
Jul 11 // Wellington, NZ @ Meow
Jul 12 // Christchurch, NZ @ The Foundry
Jul 13 // Dunedin, NZ @ Union Hall
Jul 19 - 21 // Bali, IND @ Manarai Beach Club
Jul 19 - 21 // Jakarta, IND @ We The Fest
Jul 21 // Kuala Lumpur, MYS @ Good Vibes Festival
Aug 1 - 4 // Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
Born Jock Nowell-Usticke, BAYNK has seen a meteoric rise from sheer obscurity to the brink of breakout in just 2 years with releases amassing 100+ million streams across platforms. Most recently, BAYNK received much critical acclaim for new EP singles "Off Limits" with Australian pop sensation Glades and "Settle" with UK artist and vocalist Sinéad Harnett.
Stream "Water" now at the links below and stay on the lookout for more news on BAYNK's upcoming Someone's EP II.