KMRU – Peel – Editions Mego (Nairobi) 2020 : KMRU is the moniker of Joseph Kamaru, a sound artist, and producer based in Nairobi. One of the leading exponents of the burgeoning experimental music scene in Nairobi. Exquisite mix of field recordings and electronics unravelling at a repetitive and leisurely pace to expose a rich tapestry of sound that has been revered for it’s ability to cross borders with the sheer undertow of emotional content. The subtle calming atmosphere within Peel belies the compositional prowess as layers of delicate sounds wrap around each other creating a hybrid new form ambient musics both captivating through it’s textural depth and kaleidoscopic patterns. This is a deep heartfelt journey with a new strong voice being expressed through the means of organically presented electronic ambient sounds, one which reveals further layers on repeat listens. Follow up

AZUL Y GARANZA – Naturaleza Salvaje – Garnacha Blanca (Navarra) 2018 : Low-production vineyards located in the influence area of the Desert of Bardenas Reales of Navarra, the biggest desert of Europe, in the Pre-Pyrinees. A very poor and arid clay-calcareous soil, dry weather and and big contrast of temperature between day and night provide the grapes with high concentration and balance. Concentrated charges of majestic tannins, delicate fragrance and rolling salinity, releasing further layers with each new sip. Follow up