ahead of the release of new album ‘Father Creeper’ in 2012, download the title track from the South African rapper/producer’s new EP.
Purveyor of his own brand of ‘township tech’ and this generations leading afro-futurist Spoek Mathambo‘s sophomore album will be released on March 12 through Seattle’s legendary Sub Pop Records.
Mathambo’s second album take the shape of ‘Father Creeper’, which sees the electronic auteur is back with his highly original take on township living, mixing low-slung rhythms and synth-heavy melodies with piercing lyrics that take in topics as diverse as the conflict diamonds, Tupac, and the tensions of contemporary Johannesburg living.
The album will be preceded by the ‘Put Some Red On It’ EP, which will feature two songs plus remixes from current names Machinedrum, Telepathe and Shabazz Palaces. Download the title track for the price of an email below.
Spoek Mathambo – ‘Father Creeper’ Tracklist:
02. Venison Fingers
03. Put Some Red On It
04. Let Them Talk ft Yolanda
05. Dog To Bone
06. Skorokoro (Walking Away) ft Okmalumkoolkat
07. Father Creeper ft Xander Ferriera
08. We Can Work ft Rebone
09. Stuck Together
10. Grave (intro)