SQRD is a Swedish-born, Berlin-based lo-fi electronic producer already making waves with his Gold EP (2016) that achieved high praise from The Line Of Best Fit. This year, his Together EP takes listeners on a memory trip through life changing travel experiences in Japan, Iceland and Lebanon. “Scars” captures the enduring pain of war weary Beirut, where young people strive to build a better future. The heavy topic is offset by airy vocals and synthy bass like Blackbird Blackbird.
Just before Gazpacho walked on stage of the O2 Academy Islington on November 1, 2015, I had the pleasure to sit down with Thomas Andersen for an enlightening chat on music, quantum physics and the end of the Universe. Here's the full transcript of our conversation. G: How do you choose the setlist for the concerts? T: In this case we’ve chosen only 4 tracks off the new album as we know the album was released quite close to the tour and Gazpacho’s album tend to be the kind of stuff you need to listen to a few times before