“I feel like I’m attracted to artists who are looking for the meaning of life, people seeking to understand the universe through their work.” – Flying Lotus
10 Songs for ya Thursday.
All of these make me DANCE! – I hope they do the same for you. ❤
Teebs, who is one of the offbeat, unique, and innovative signees on Flying Lotus’ label Brainfeeder, creates music that is hard to characterise. The sounds he dreams up are nothing short of amazing. The words ‘beautiful’ and ‘organic’ are thrown around lightly when we non-musicians speak about music, but just one listen to Teebs and you will understand why these particular descriptions are appropriate. Also a talented and accomplished visual artist, Teebs manages to seamlessly marry optical and aural sensory in all of his artistic endeavors. His music sounds like the feeling of sunlight on your face; It sounds like a hill-top view of the ocean. Think back to when you would run barefoot on grass or climb trees as a kid, Teebs is the soundtrack to those moments – Textured, Ambient, Warm. Continue reading
When a visual artist makes music you can feel the sounds being layered as if they are materials or colours. I think this track is a beautiful example of the inextricable link between sound and sight.
If you’re in Melbourne catch the amazing Teebs this Friday at Howler in Brunswick! – Tickets here.