Artist info

Genre

Dance, Electronic


Sounds like

Flying Lotus, Gold Panda, Four Tet


band members

Rob - plays everything
Bonnie - sings on some tracks


Influences

James Holden, My Bloody Valentine, Shonen Knife, The KLF


Website

www.supermagichats.net

Bio

Super Magic Hats is a Melbourne-based musician, beatmaker and producer whose work embraces melody, noise and experimentation. Half-heard/half-imagined vocals sit alongside vintage drum machines, soaring analogue synth lines mix with surf guitar, crisp production punches through recordings of rainy walks through the park. As an accomplished guitarist and bass player, live instrumentation makes its way into many Super Magic Hats tracks, while a love of the unusual leads to electronic gadgets such as Yamaha’s Tenori-On and Critter and Guitari’s Pocket Piano featuring prominently. Super Magic Hats also loves experimenting with a wide range of samples, including chopped up vocals, field recordings of streetscapes and everything in between. This sound is underpinned by interest in production trickery and effects, which washes intricate edits, delicately placed details and other sonic mutations with layers of reverb and delay.

Debut EP "Super Magic Hats" now on digital and limited run CD via http://supermagichats.bandcamp.com and digital via iTunes, Spotify, etc.

New single "More Than Words" out April 1st 2014
2nd EP "Kumori" out May/June 2014

Review

Reviewed by Lewi McKirdy Lewi McKirdy

05 Dec 2013

Triple J
40

Sick new joints ...

Sick new joints you're the cut and paste kings of the east

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Review

Reviewed by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby ...

27 Nov 2013

Triple J
40

Rediscovering th...

Rediscovering the glitchy side of things. I don't mind!

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Review

Reviewed by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby ...

20 Feb 2013

Triple J
40

Is Super Magic H...

Is Super Magic Hats, is the shit.

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