Fred again… Calls In Mike Skinner & Dermot Kennedy For New Track ‘Mike (desert island duvet)

Harvey Marwood

By Harvey Marwood

Harvey Marwood

3 Mar 2023

Having developed his own unique vocal infused production sound over the course of the last three years, ‘Mike (desert island duvet)’ is the first instalment since Fred again’s piano version of recent album Actual Life 3. Calling in Mike Skinner from The Streets as well as Dermot Kennedy on the backing vocals – the new release is something of a masterpiece.

Encapsulating aspects of contemporary modern day society and life, ‘Mike (desert island duvet’ is an emotion inflicting sonic filled with experimental vocal samples, funky synths, crispy percussion and bass fuelled kicks. Mike Skinner’s distinguished and signature vocal glides over the innovative production, crafting a blend between the early 2000s and the decade we find ourselves in now.

Listen to ‘Mike (desert island duvet) below :