Night Palms’ commitment to developing a signature sound is only ever shadowed by his penchant for disguising avant-garde as contemporary. He purposefully manipulates the listener into familiar territory, only to expose their insecurities with jarring originality.
The sensation is akin to a lucid dream with just enough control over the narrative. He does this to establish a mutual respect between his music and the audience. Once a bond is created, the rewards are bountiful.
Many have embarked on the journey upon listening to his debut EP Body Language, released June 2020. Those who have returned speak highly of his production chops and are equally in awe of its innovation.
Pulsating bass melodies act as hooks that lure you into sensual synths. Each track, a dimension of moods you didn’t know you were capable of. Your only hope is the drums and percussions the body instinctively moves to.
Solidified his place as an artist after supporting Onra, Nosaj Thing and Golden Rules for RBMA. An active member of Brisbane’s music scene by establishing SHOKU, the art collective that hosts Beat Sessions. Promises to make music “for and because of you”.
For Dub Temple Records
West Papua 2019