Artists

NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE

NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE
NkisiUK/BE

Fusing foreboding trance tones and barbed gabber beats with unhinged Afrocentric polyrhythms, Nkisi’s sonic practice is conceptually rich and intuitively hyper-modern. Informed by her exploratory research in psychoacoustics, a Belgian doomcore upbringing and her soft spot for Bantu-Kongo cosmology, this rule-breaking sonic sculptress plugs into many moving parts to carve out bold electronic interpolations.

Style

Cosmic pirouettes in and around pan-African polyrhythms; serene sonic particles spiralling into full-throttle techno turmoil

Labels

UIQ, Arcola, Doomcore Records

Latest

7 Directions (2019)

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She recently completed a dissertation and MA degree in psychosocial studies, which has informed her haunted acoustic investigations