Interview: Multi-Instrumentalist + Producer Alice Ivy

Out tomorrow, "Don't Sleep" features countless collaborations and amplifies less-heard voices

Two years ago, Australian musician, songwriter and producer Alice Ivy (aka Annika Schmarsel) released her acclaimed debut album, I’m Dreaming—an ethereal, textured, synth-heavy record concurrently tranquil and dynamic. Tomorrow she shares Don’t Sleep, her second full-length album, consisting of songs crafted all over the world—from London to Los Angeles, Toronto to Sydney—with an endless parade of rappers and singers. Featuring the gauzy “In My Mind” with Ecca …

Alice Ivy feat. Ecca Vandal: In My Mind

Melbourne-based Alice Ivy and Ecca Vandal have teamed up on the ephemeral track “In My Mind,” which follows Ivy’s 2018 debut album I’m Dreaming. Combining atmospheric layers with dreamy vocals, the song has a sublime, buoyant quality. Ivy and her luminous tunes will be touring with Northeast Party House through Australia in September.