NYC’s Escort delivers a blend of disco, funk & soul that pays homage to the classics while remaining fresh and modern. Following a critically acclaimed self-titled debut album that was hailed as one of the “Best Albums of 2012” by both SPIN and Rolling Stone, Escort release a new package for their single "Barbarians" with remixes from Deep & Disco's JKriv, Tiger & Woods and Rance Muhammitz.
“The rhythm section is leaner …but when the strings surge a minute in, it shows that Escort can be both savage and elegant. – Pitchfork
“ …a righteous blast of expertly engineered soul, funk, and, yes, disco — Daft Punk fans just getting into the stuff would do well to make Escort their next checkpoint.” – SPIN
“Escort has become one of the city’s tautest live acts“ – The New York Times
“This 17-piece New York dance orchestra was churning out period-perfect disco homages years before Daft Punk got lucky. – Rolling Stone
“it’s a rollicking collection of era-spanning anthems” – The New Yorker
Label: Escort Records