Song of the week: April 04, 2014

Bonobo – Sapphire

Bonobo, aka Simon Green, just keeps getting better. His last three albums have all been great. Hailing from the UK, Bonobo has been making music for over a decade. He was one of the highlights of Falls Festival here in Australia last year, leaving the crowd in downtempo electronic heaven. Bonobo features a refreshing hybrid of instruments and synthesizers. Live, Green himself plays most of the instruments before showing off his electronic skills as he warps and loops the sounds to produce gold.

 

And Bonobo has just released this excellent cover of London Grammar’s Hey Now (they also played Falls Festival last year):

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