Lyon producer Alex Autajon has been featured here on Discobelle in the past so when he dropped new single “Baeblade/easyGym”, we knew that it was gonna be good. The single was released via Moveltraxx last week and the two juke/footwork influenced tracks are excellent examples of the kind of left-field club music that we’d come to expect from the young producer.
Born and raised in the ethnically diverse region of Reunion Island, NASAYA is the rising musician turning heads across the globe. Drawing influence from his upbringing, NASAYA’s musical vision is prompted by African, Indian, European, Malagsy, and Chinese cultures. Combining the sounds of his homestead, this indie-electronic aficindo creates sound pallets that colorful and culturally sound. Quickly garnering attention from music critics and fans alike, NASAYA teams up with Tim Atlas, former contestant on The Voice, to unveil their collaborative single “PLASTIC STRAW.” This funky cut is a metaphor for toxic relationships that refuse to biodegrade, just like a plastic straw. Tim’s signature vocals shimmer atop NASAYA’s groovy guitar plucks and invigorating electronic production. An exquisite showcase of artistic collaboration and interconnectivity, “PLASTIC STRAW” is a milestone release for NASAYA.
UK soulful hip hop outfit Jungle Brown recently released their collab single “We On” (taken from their new album “Full Circle”, released via legendary label Mr Bongo) with the always-on point Sampa The Great. The track manages to capture those late summer feelings and it’s filled with irresistible boom bap vibes.
Jungle Brown have shared the stage with the likes of De La Soul, Ghostface Killah, Lowkey, Akala and Donaeo, and played at major UK festivals such as Glastonbury, Boomtown and Lovebox. Their debut album “Flight 314” boasts more than a million streams to date and it spent much of 2016 in Apple Music’s “Best of 2016” category, the album was also featured on various Spotify playlists and visuals on SB.TV. The trio were also requested to curate an exclusive playlist for Tidal and attracted attention from New York with Beats 1’s very own, Ebro.
New York artist Nisha makes sure to provide us with a banger in the form of hip hop/trap sounding new single “Figures”, the track started out as a conversation about the music industry and the dark side of competition.
After releasing his sophomore album “Hyperion” earlier this year, French producer Gesaffelstein returns with a new EP “Novo Sonic System”.
Chilean electronic producer Tomas Novoa released his latest single last week, “Ciénaga” showcases the young producers’ exploration of the realm of minimalist electronic music combining elements of downtempo electronica, house and ambient sounds.
“This project was envisioned to generate a space for contemplation and a connection with oneself. Music is a guide. My work seeks to share what I feel while composing and, at the same time, allows that each person experiences their own journey”
His innovative musical style has been part of many audiovisual projects, including important campaigns for Mercedes Benz, Porsche, Ferrari, the renowned fashion magazine GQ and HBO etc. He is currently working on the launch of his next single and EP. He is also preparing his debut live format by the end of this year.