Australian heavy hitting melodic producer Blanke is back with his second lead EP single “Lights Out”.
Blanke provides blissful production with larger than life synth-fueled drops while dance music singer RUNN delivers loving vocals noting beauty in those who may appear to be broken. His ‘Land of the Wayfarer’ EP is his first on Ophelia after a string of high profile collabs and single releases in 2021 including Dancing Astronaut’s track of the year “One More Day” with Jason Ross and his collab with Seven Lions and Trivecta, “Wild And Broken”.
In just 3 years, JP Orchison has taken the Blanke project from his native Australia to the World. Named Break Out Artist on Subreddit R/EDM’s best of 2019 & inking a deal with United Talent Agency, Blanke (in his first year of North American Touring) was booked to play on festivals like Paradiso, Global Dance, Hard
Summer, Dancefestopia & EDC Las Vegas, was a regular on lineups for Brands like Deadbeats and Brownies & Lemonade and was selected as a support act for Illenium’s massive ‘Ascend’ Arena Tour in mid-late 2019 before kicking off 2020 with a 40+ date tour across North America as main support for Black Tiger Sex Machine.
Blanke showed no signs of slowing down throughout the lockdown. Official Remixes landed for Slander Seven Lions and Zeds Dead & Subtronics & his single ‘Alchemy’ hit the #1 most played position on triple j Radio. In January this year he was named to EDM.com’s Class of 2021, and was one of the first acts to announce a post lockdown National tour in his native Australia. Returning to North America in July 2021, Blanke has just announced a string of dates including EDC Las Vegas, Lost Lands, Electric Zoo New York, Ophelia’s Pantheon Tour and main support for Sullivan King’s Loud and Reckless Tour.
The singer/songwriter and vocal producer RUNN’s extremely honest lyrics are a validation to all those who feel unsupported with their vulnerable feelings, as well as an inspiration to finding the light. RUNN’s ability to capture sincere visceral emotions and perform at the highest level has led her to be one of the most sought
after vocalists having worked with top-tier talent like Illenium, Steve Aoki, Seven Lions, Dabin and many more. RUNN has had the opportunity to perform for her fans at esteemed venues like Red Rocks, The Shrine, The Roxy and Academy LA.