Previous support includes DJ Seinfeld, Bonobo, Jon Hopkins, I. Jordan; Danny Howard, Pete Tong, Sarah Story, Sirius, Triple J, George FM, Jack Saunders, Rinse, Insomniac; Billboard, DMY, Notion, Mixmag, DJ Mag
TIBASKO follow the massive ‘Hawt’ with fresh fire in the form of punchy euphoric ‘Must Be Right’. This deep and captivating breakbeat cut is a return to their genre-spanning sound that swiftly caught the attention of tastemakers like Bonobo, Jon Hopkins, HAAi, DJ Seinfeld and I. Jordan.. Unmistakably TIBASKO, ever-evolving, boldly creative.
The duo, aka longtime friends Ken Petalcorin and Andy Bowden had a fruitful 2022; ‘Hawt’ (November) is already at over 4 mil streams on Spotify, made the Mixmag ‘best singles’ list, bagged Danny Howard’s Hottest Record in the World, stood out in Barry Can’t Swim’s Mixmag LAB, won spins from all the top tastemakers… following their eponymous 7 track EP, picked up by names and fans alike for its electronica, techno, and more leftfield elements, in a year which brought a BBC Introducing Dance Artist of the Year nom and shows at Parklife, Hideout, Secret Garden Party… already more than justifying prophetic Pete Tong’s Future Star of 2021 gong.
‘Must Be Right’ is a much-needed foretaste of summer. With the cool, subtly pitch-shifted, split and layered vocal throughout, that breaksy beat and low level bass, punchy drums and fast, rippling string arps in the second half, it’s perfect for summer clubbing season as we start to dream of the raving ahead of us…
Catch TIBASKO on their Spring UK/EU tour inc. Paris, Berlin, London, Prague, Budapest, alongside artists inc. Barry Can’t Swim, O’Flynn, LP Giobbi, DJ Seinfeld, Salute, Yotto, Elderbrook, TAAHLIAH, Pretty Girl, Atrip, Hannah Laing, t e s t p r e s s. Announced dates on Instagram, more TBA.
‘Must Be Right’ is out now on Another Rhythm. Get it here: https://found.ee/TIBASKO-Must-Be-Right
Written by: Alejandro Serrano