“Wolves Mate For Life” – IOTA PHI releases new single and announces new album.
IOTA PHI aka Ilia Darlin is a Greek singer, songwriter, director, and record producer. She is inspired by ideas of identity, post-humanism, and greek mythology. Her sound is an amalgam of pop, alternative electronic, R&B, choral, and traditional elements.
She has enjoyed major support from Spin Media, Popjustice, Earmilk, Videostatic, and many more tastemaker sites.
Her debut EP “Kloudland” featuring songwriter, producer, and film composer Daniel Heath (Lana Del Rey – Blue Jeans, Ultraviolence) as a producer of track “Hypertopos” set the tone for her upcoming album “Homo Pauperis”, which was entirely produced by herself with the help of Mikael Delta, former founding member of Greek electronic music band Stereo Nova.
IOTA PHI has been nominated at the Berlin Music Video Awards amongst James Blake, Alt-j, Björk, and many more, and has also been awarded at the Cinema Perpetuum Mobile Festival of Belarus. Furthermore, she has won the Athens Short Film Festival and RODI Festival.
After her performance at Pop-Kultur in Berlin being 6 months pregnant to her son Phoenix, IOTA PHI got mentioned at Musik Express, Spiegel, earned spins at Radio 1, and is now selected among thousands of artists as an #INES talent for 2021 and 2022 – “… a programme enabling promising talents from all participating countries to drive their international careers forward by performing at showcase festivals all over Europe.“
Analogue synthesizers, strings, and 808 drums create an evocative soundscape in her new single “Wolves Mate For Life”. An atmospheric and emotional track that was released this week through her record label – Desire Bay in cooperation with Amour Records.
She recently performed the song live for the first time as part of Music Showcase Greece – INES#talent 2021 Festival of Streams, along with 2 other new songs and her previous standout single “Kids of Chaos” in a mesmerizing performance.
An official visualizer made its premiere one day prior to the release of her latest single, created by Oval Studio and Ilia Darlin.
Make sure to check it below!