Tensnake Working With Nile Rodgers

Oh, and Jamie Lidell...
Tensnake

Disco-house producer Tensnake has revealed that he has been working with Chic legend Nile Rodgers.

The artistic re-invigoration of Nile Rodgers has been a joy to behold. With the Chic guitarist's clipped chords sitting underneath Daft Punk's international hit 'Get Lucky' it seems as though his sound is suddenly everywhere.

Invited to collaborate with a number of artists, the guitarist's choices - Chase & Status, anyone? - have raised eyebrows. However a new project with disco-house producer Tensnake feels like a much more natural fit.

Currently working on his new album, Tensnake has completed two tracks with Nile Rodgers. In what appears to be a glittering list of guest musicians, Warp producer Jamie Lidell is also set to take part in ongoing album sessions.

Speaking to Data Transmission, Tensnake said:

"The Nile collaboration was very organic, I just mailed him on Facebook. He replied about 10 minutes later, which I thought was amazing, and not what I’d expected at all! We then met up for dinner at WMC and he was such a nice humble guy that we began making plans to work together. Both tracks we worked on are naturally very disco, I love it!"

Check out the full interview HERE.

Clash recently spoke to Nile Rodgers about a lifetime of collaboration - check out that feature HERE.

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