Skalpel will perform at Heaven with new material from their latest album "Origins" and classics from their entire repertoire.
For years, Marcin Cichy and Igor Pudło have combined inspiration from the local jazz tradition with a fascination with the possibilities of new electronics. The duo's first two releases: Skalpel and Konfusion recorded for the Ninja Tune label, have resulted in excellent reviews in prestigious music titles: from NME, Pitchfork, The Wire to DJ Magazine and concerts all over the world. The albums from the Ninja Tune catalogue are now considered classics of jazztronica, while Transit (2014) and Highlight (2020) update and modify the duo's unique analogue-digital sound. The latter was released worldwide in collaboration with cult outfit !K7 Records (Tosca, Tricky, among others).
The album Origins, which was released on 4 November, is an inspiring contemporary adaptation of various strands of electronic and millennial breakthrough dance music. It is preceded by the single Why Not Jungle and accompanying video. On Origins there is jazz, as well as drum'n'bass, downtempo and electro, trip-hop as well as Balearic, breakbeat, hip-hop, Krautrock.