BLACK LANTERN MUSIC & GRIEFCORE PRESENT:
KROWNE // ASTHMATIC ASTRONAUT // TEXTURE // YUAN MEKONG
- LIVE -
13 NOVEMBER - THE 13TH NOTE, GLASGOW -FREE ENTRY
Asthmatic Astronaut has been released by Tru Thoughts, Wah Wah 45s and has appeared on both volumes of the Stac remixes alongside luminaries such as Bonobo, Blue Daisy and Kid Kanevil. Originally discovered by Japanese label De:jine Records, he went on to tour with the consciously positive live-rap extravaganza Underling, playing with everyone from El-P, Roots Manuva, Mike Ladd and Aesop Rock to DJ Vadim.
Scotland’s premier arts and culture listings magazine, The Skinny, had this to say: “Keep an ear to the ground for the particularly excellent Asthmatic Astronaut, he has proven to be one of the most exciting artists currently working in Scotland.”
“Monstrous glitches and blasting beats……A trillion thumbs up.” - Netlabelism.com
Krowne is an electronica, hip-hop and techno producer based in Edinburgh. He is a member of sonic explorers Vibration Terrorists. Krowne’s music was brought to Black Lantern by Asthmatic Astronaut. He has released four EPs with the label: Orders From Mars, Quantum Living, Distorted Thoughts and his latest, Creating A Monsta.
Krowne is also part of duo Kromatic with Asthmatic Astronaut. Kromatic have played live on BBC Radio 1 Introducing Scotland. Krowne has had several tracks featured on Radio 1 as well as having 2 tracks featured in the same Netlabelism compilation in Feb 2011.
Krowne has also recently won the Orbital -‘Wonky’ Beatport remix competition. Krowne’s remix will soon be available on Beatport/ADA/Warner.
Texture is an emcee / writer / vocalist / producer based in Glasgow, Scotland. He makes loop-based hip-hop, with dubstep, electro, and lo-fi influences. He is the co-curator of Black Lantern Music, and co-host of the Shallow Rave podcast.
He has collaborated with Morphamish, Asthmatic Astronaut, Salem Anders of Burning Bright, dustmotes, Monkeytribe, Krowne, Kid Ritalin and Harlequinade, and has had guest spots on tracks by Harlequinade, Krowne, Twin Lizard, and Drowning The Colossus.
Yuan Mekong of The Radiation Line/ The Cosmic Dead will be drowning your senses in his wonderful synth pop stylings with a darker edge.