Andrew Bird is an American songwriter an violinist and his “Capsized” is a damn good song;
I first heard Débruit a couple of weeks ago while dozing off listening to Lefto’s late-nite show on local radiostation Studio Brussels and the set was that good that I wanted to wake up to listen more carefully.
Débruit is a French producer (apparently currently living in Brussels), who seamlessly merges electronica with African and Middle-Eastern influences and collaborations. He just released “Débruit & Istanbul”, an album based on his Europalia-commissioned explorations of Istanbul in 2015.
Below video is of the great Boiler Room series and although it doesn’t feature his latest work, it is just as diverse and exciting as what I heard on the radio;
But don’t you worry, there’s no obnoxious 4/4 beat to be heard. And how electro can a violin get?