The Word Radio x Meakusma 2019 with Lamussa II
Lamusa II is the stage name of Giampaolo Scapigliati (1990), an Italian electronic music producer and dj based in Paris. His music is focused on drum machine rhythms, percussions and analog/digital multi-timbral synthesisers reminiscent of late ‘80s obscure-ambient music. He attended the Red Bull Music Academy Montréal in 2016 and he hosts a monthly radio show at Rinse France where he explores corners of experimental, soundtracks music, krautrock, idm, new wave and contemporary scene. He played at ‘Pitchfork Music Festival’ 2016 in Paris and he performed a live show at ‘Sónar Festival’ 2017 in Barcelona. His debut EP ‘Club Mondo 2000’ Vinyl 12” has been released March 2017 on Gravity Graffiti rec. and he recently started a collaboration called ‘Maledetti’ with the head of the label ‘Riccardo Schirò’ and they released ‘Ritmi’ on February 2018 a five tracks EP EBM oriented. His first LP ‘Vago Libero’ was released on October 2018 through Gravity Graffiti rec., it’s a record focused on library/experimental music. November 2018 he did a collaboration with the talented Marie Davidson and they released a single on Ninja Tune called “La Ecstase” accompanied by a remix from Silent Servant, available on Vinyl 12”. His latest release is called ‘Sulfureo’, it’s an 11 tracks concept album out March 2019 on John Talabot’s label Hivern Discs X.
Recently included in Resident Advisor’s 10-strong selection of European festivals no to miss, Meakusma – the three day experimental affair nestled in the leafy East Belgian town of Eupen – opens to the public from Friday 6th to Sunday 9th September with a line-up that includes both local stalwarts (Aidons Antoine, Floris Vanhoof, Lieven Martens, Céline Gillain, Sagat, Lawrence Le Doux and our very own Mika Oki to name but a few) and international heavy-hitters (John T Gast, Don’t DJ, Felix Kubin, Lee Gamble, Charlemagne Palestine and Eli Keszler). To celebrate the festival’s unabashed and unparalleled diversity, we’ll be streaming a host of specially-recorded radio shows by the likes of Lamusa II, Don The Tiger, Raz Mesinai and more right here on The Word Radio.VIEW SERIE'S PAGE