About the show
Playing tracks by
Thundercat, Flying Lotus, Samiyam, Handbook, Lapalux and more.
Having already packed his bags to join us for a show here in the UK we decided it only fitting that Time Wharp compile our birthday SOB mix, and what a mix he's turned out! Rewinding to the roots of the Beige aesthetic last July, he's conjured vibes from every corner of the beat spectrum taking in chugging hip-hop, lady-funk, ambient experimentalism and a good dollop of growling basslines.
Time Wharp himself is a bit of a minor star across the pond, joining his Atlanta compadres in drawing critical praise for his stripped back structures and brain-aching ideas, evoking early works by Mount Kimbie and James Blake, amply showcased on his Bandcamp EPs and release for AMDISCS.
Overall it's this style-hopping temptation that defines some of the strongest newcomers, and it's a trait which Time Wharp has in spades.