Joe Goddard (Hot Chip) and Raf Daddy (aka Raphael Rundell) are The 2 Bears. Their debut full-length, Be Strong, is due out digitally on January 31st via DFA Records. The physical release isn’t out until spring.
Enjoy the radio edit for their track “Work” for free. The first “Work” EP is due out January 24th, and includes a remix by St. Etienne, a 2 Bears dub mix and b-side “Shake Down.” The second “Work” EP drops on February 7th, and features remixes by Toddla T, Oliver $, and Sona Vabos.
And here’s a free download of the Brooks Haunted House remix of “Ghosts & Zombies”
The two haven’t been making music together for long, but their tracks are already getting hammered in clubs and on radio thanks to early support from names like Andrew Weatherall, Erol Alkan, Pete Tong and Annie Mac. Even Elton John and Paul McCartney have declared themselves fans.
The 2Bears "Work" (Sona Vabos Remix) Preview
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