SBTRKT – “gamelena”

Amrit Singh | May 23, 2012 - 2:50 pm

Just posted to SBTRKT’s Soundcloud account, with the note:

back in the studio. working towards eps/ album/ etc…. something new – no plan for it – just thought id share

No idea what a “gamelena” is, and there isn’t any real sonic connection between the cut and Indonesian gamelan music (which its spelling closely approximates). Who cares though, the track chirps and pulses with backwards hi-hats and a techno undercurrent, and it is a typically tasteful affair from SBTRKT. Here’s 2:43 from his new “eps/album/ etc” sessions (thanks for the tip, Amy!):