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Despite the title's suggestion, it's hard to ignore. In fact, it actually has the opposite effect, drawing listeners in as the Los Angeles-based singer's menacing vocals are fused with entrancing production.
"Stay Away" is only Slater's second release, following his single "Through the Motions," which arrived over the summer. It's the latest preview of his upcoming debut Vacant EP, which is expected in the coming months but doesn't yet have a release date.
In the meantime, "Stay Away" is out now. Hear it below.