Today is the day that Ardalan releases his highly-anticipated album ‘Mr. Good.’ This is the producer’s debut LP on DIRTYBIRD, which takes us on an 11-track journey built for the dance floor.
With the acquisition of new gear and remained love of older equipment, Ardalan explores a new sound that unites both classic and futuristic elements. Through spacey melodies and analog synths does Ardalan expresses the challenges of being human.
“‘Mr. Good’ is about a story of self-acceptance. In some cases, we strive to be the perfect person. Yet, we never learn to be ourselves. We and society are forced to wear a mask to hide our true traits and flaws, which are the very reasons that push us to be a better person in this world.”
Listen to ‘Mr. Good’ here.
In between binging episodes of HBO’s Game of Thrones, Ardalan hunkered down in his studio in reflection his past. Originally from Iran, the young artist moved to San Francisco sans parents, where he was quickly introduced to the raving community.
You can catch Ardalan touring all over North America in the next few months, making stops at Santa Fe’s Meow Wolf, Los Angeles’ Sound, Chicago’s Spybar and more. See if he’s visiting your city here.