These guys must never get time to sleep. This is another piece of collaborative work from Max Graef and Glenn Astro the young kings of groovy techno. This track features a mixture of warped electric jazz piano, uptempo drum patterns, funk synth solos, disco type bass line and an almost electro-pop breakdown. I’m running out … More Max Graef & Glenn Astro – The Yard Work Simulator
There’s always sonic sorcery when Max Graef and Glenn Astro pair up and make a track, and this is no exception. As part of Gilles Peterson’s Havana Club Rumba Sessions, these tracks explore the origins of Cuban Rumba music. Graef and Astro give rumba their own tech-house twist. Warped synth pianos, glossy hi-hats and wobbling … More Max Graef & Glenn Astro – Weird Melody (Havana Club Rumba Sessions)
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Max Graef & Glenn Astro’s EP ‘Magic Johnson’ was released via Ninja Tune on 4th Dec. The title track is an absolute gem, funky vibes all over; chilled piano riffs, jazzy drums, house hi-hats that come in and out and an awesome electric organ that emerges around 2:50 mins. ‘Tape Johnson’ is a heady housey banger, … More Max Graef & Glenn Astro – Magic Johnson
Wayne Snow is someone I’m very excited about. I first heard his song Running with Max Graef (of Tartelet Records) a couple weeks ago and it’s been on rotation, daily, ever since. Warping synths and 90s R&B drums perfectly combine with Wayne’s warm reverb’d vocals. The Nigerian born singer hosts a truly awesome combination of future … More Wayne Snow