Purity Ring is the futuristic pop project of Corin Roddick and Megan James. Lofty 90s r 'n' b, dreampop references and current indie pop form a multi-faceted club soundtrack. Megan James' voice is sometimes ecstatic, sometimes spherical with an airy quality that just piercing through Roddick's clattering beats and swirling synth sounds. For the first time, Purity Ring appeared on screen with the single "Ungirthed", which was released via the UK label Transparent. To get an idea what Purity Ring sound like, you can also download the duo's single "Obedear" via the following link . Pitchfork as well as the Guardian praised the album for its approach.
At the end 2011, Purity Ring toured North America and Europe. This summer, they paid a visit to Berghain Kantine in Berlin. Starting next week, Purity Ring will tour Germany with their debut album Shrines.