Evaporated Sounds releases “Kari” by Samasukuru

Kari is a collection of “lost tracks” from future funk artist Samasukuru, released on Evaporated Sounds. Kari is six short songs that show a more downtempo side to a typically uptempo artist. “Foreign” starts off with a bit of a lonely, minor chord progression with little sidechain or compression familiar to the more French house-oriented future funk music. Recommended for […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “破片” by Samasukuru

It’s been a couple months since we’ve last heard from Evaporated Sounds! The Canadian label returns this June with a new full-length from Samasukuru called 破片. This release is twenty-six tracks of broken transmission with a dreamy, somewhat hypnagogic affect to it instead of the pseudo-noise with which broken transmission is typically associated. Recommended for fans of ULTRACOMPUTER and Infinity […]

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Flamingo Vapor releases “Kanojo” by Matsuchi & Samasukuru

Flamingo Vapor returns with more future funk, this time from artists Matsuchi and Samasukuru. Kanojo is an uptempo release of 7-inch-ready singles of pop and funk tracks with four-on-the-floor house beats. Recommended for fans of YUNG BAE and マクロスMACROSS 82-99. It is the two’s second collaboration. Kanojo is available as a pay-what-you-want digital download. Check it out below:   Kanojo […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “夏の経験 / 想像力” split by Samasukuru and 人類

The next release by Samasukuru is out, this time a split release with 人類. The first half of 夏の経験 / 想像力 is future funk from Samasukuru, mostly featuring Japanese funk/pop samples and a few spoken words bits from anime. Also featured is a remix of “halcyon” by Virtual Polygon. The second half – that of 人類 – is classic-style vaporwave […]

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RKM Records releases “お友達!” by Samasukuru

Samasukuru has had a productive last few weeks. Coming only recently off of a split on Evaporated Sounds, the artist now has お友達! available on RKM Records. It’s a six-track extended-play of future funk music that heavily samples Japanese voices and exclamations with disco-ish music. The release is available as a pay-what-you-want digital download. Check it out below:   お友達! […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “私の愛 / 幼年時代” by Samasukuru / 人類

Our second split album of the day is 私の愛 / 幼年時代, a work between Samasukuru and 人類 on the Canadian label Evaporated Sounds. Samasukuru’s half is future funk similar to Yung Bae and マクロスMACROSS 82-99 with its uptempo sound and utilization of occasional vocal leads and anime samples. The 人類 tracks are much more chill, evoking the modern jazz influences […]

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