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Waste My Time – [Yxki]

It says quite a lot about a current-day artist when they are successfully able to bridge the gap between past artistic tendencies and ones of the modern landscape as it stands through their music alone, but it says even more about their sense of artistry if they are also able to just as successfully do so through a visual medium at the exact same time. This is an extremely rare feat, even in the age where aesthetics of the past are being incorporated into the sounds of the new age day by day. But that is exactly what Tokyo’s very own Yxki has accomplished with their new video for the incredibly-delivered track “Waste My Time” — and they have done so with all the grace in the world.  The song itself stands out in such an impressive manner on its own simply for the fact that it goes above and beyond to truly transfix the listener with sounds of both the recent past and the apparent present, but what results from this combination is something completely nuanced in it style and tone alike.  Yxki’s soft and blissfully sung vocals float atop a gently strummed guitar riff that sounds as though …