Watch: Memphis LK - Whip

Watch: Memphis LK - Whip

Naarm producer and vocalist blends potent percussive jungle and synthy alt-pop with addictive results

Making her return in 2022 is Melbourne’s Memphis LK, who after last year's EP1 today unveils the addictive jungle-pop anthem that is Whip. 

A self-taught producer and DJ, Memphis’ productions often combine OG underground dance music styles with modern pop influences, and Whip is no exception, pairing chopped up drum breaks and rumbling bass lines with shiny, sparkly synths and LK’s saccharine vocals (shout out to the opening bars of “When you call me I don’t pick up / I just smoke the last of your bud”).

Memphis LK shares "Making dance music, I’m drawn to sounds that have conflicting moods, contrasting the hard and the soft. That’s 'Whip'. It’s kind of a breakup anthem for bad bitches." She continues "The day I started making this song, I was carrying a 15L water bottle up the stairs and I tripped and put a hole in the wall. So every time I look at the massive hole in the wall I think "Oh cool that was the day I made 'Whip'"

Memphis LK - Australia / New Zealand Shows

August 12th

Australia - Brisbane - Fortitude Music Hall – Hayden James Support

August 19th

Australia - Melbourne - Margaret Court Arena – Hayden James Support

September 3rd

Australia - Sydney - Hordern Pavilion – Hayden James Support

September 23rd

Australia - Melbourne - Listen Out - Festival

September 25th

Australia - Perth - Listen Out - Festival

October 1st

Australia - Sydney - Listen Out - Festival

October 2nd

Australia - Brisbane - Listen Out - Festival

 8th October

Australia - Melbourne - Xe54  - DJ Set

October 15th

Australia - Sydney - Someday Soon - Festival

21st October

Australia - Perth - Freo Social - Willaris K Support

28th October

Australia - Hobart, TAS - Willaris K Support

December 29th

New Zealand - Wanaka - Rhythm & Alps - Festival

December 30th

Australia - Perth - Wildlands - Festival

December 31st

Australia - Melbourne - Beyond The Valley - Festival

January 7th

Australia - Brisbane - Wildlands - Festival

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