Amon Tobin must be flattered, because the man who samples everything, is being copied by everyone. Tobin’s fresh electronic manipulations are inspiring artists of all genre. The brazilian born Tobin infuses blues and jazz with his sound crunching techniques to fuel his cube of sound. So now we find him wrapping up his second leg of the ISAM tour. Heading towards the finish line with a big smile no doubt. And plenty of project offers waiting. Check out this New York clip.
It’s tricky trying to describe Amon Tobin’s work. His latest work “ISAM” is an intriguing mix of texturing sounds. Electronic is a common identifier, but doesn’t fully grasp both the complexity and simplicity, the yin yang, if you will, of his sound. Combine that with a imaginative visual show, and you’re mind begins to melt. Sounds bring to life the visuals, or are the visuals driving the sound? One cannot help but ponder such things when witnessing his performance. He’s out traveling the globe with his cube of sound. Live or not, you got to check it out.