After taking fans through the forges intense depression, producer Chris Corner has returned with a searing new LP Alive In New Light. While the album still bears the sonic signatures Corner’s IAMX project, it’s a valiant and invigorating infusion light into the fabric his oeuvre.
The album’s title track — the “happiest song he’s] ever written” — sets just such a mood and carries the album through a sweeping, cinematic examination Corner’s demons and the pleasures spiritual metamorphosis.
Alive In New Light is both a thank you to Corner’s devoted fan base and an invitation for them to join him in a new chapter his creative journey. Recorded entirely in the California desert, the album is captivatingly nuanced and impeccably mixed from start to finish. Fans and new listeners alike are sure to rejoice in Corner’s efforts here — perhaps his most impressive work to date.