Will your favorite C2 classic be included?
If you’ve ever wanted a whole LP’s worth of orchestral versions of classic Carl Craig tracks, then 2017 is looking like it’ll be your favorite year in a long time. The Detroit don has just announced the release of Versus, a new LP that will feature eight works from his catalogue played by a symphony orchestra.
The project was originally premiered in 2008 in Paris with the Les Siècles orchestra conducted by François-Xavier Roth. No word yet on the full tracklist, but Craig has already revealed orchestral remixes of “Sandstorms” and “Desire” on Benji B’s BBC Radio 1 show, which you can listen to here.
In addition, Craig will also premier a live tour for the project called the “Versus Synthesizer Ensemble.” Tour dates are scheduled to be announced in January 2017.
Get hyped for the release by watching this classic EB.TV Slices video from the initial recording session for Versus in 2010. Scroll on for the album art.