‘The mood is enigmatic, Ballardian, with electronics twisted into unconventional structures. Urban poetry for the English edgelands.’ 7/10 Uncut Magazine
‘Ideal Home shows the value of keeping the emotional shades down and the ambient temperature cool.’ MOJO
“A sharp and sparkling album of futuristic beauty.” Louder Than War
‘Impressive . . . yep, this is going to f*** with some heads.’ Classic Pop Magazine
Out NOW on Blanc Check records – Near Future’s stunning debut, Ideal Home is finally released on Vinyl, CD and Digital formats – also available to stream in full here on Bandcamp. Rising in its acclaim, it has been getting airplay from BBC 6 Music’s Nemone, and Gideon Coe.
With their debut album ‘Ideal Home’ already announced for 26.05.18 on Neil’s own label – Blanc Check Records, Near Future (Bernholz and Neil Arthur) give one of their first in-depth interviews with Louder Than War about the new project and album, and forthcoming live tour.
You can hear the first tracks to be released ‘Ideal Home / Overwhelmed’ here: