A producer, DJ and sound designer primarily based in Essex, Klasey Jones has all the time been impressed by his love of video video games and soundtrack music – the whole lot from Sony’s The Final Of Us sequence to GTA Vice Metropolis. Meticulous in studying the ropes of sound design, creating a wealthy, deeply idiosyncratic sound palette all of his personal within the course of, his hours behind the boards have – up so far – usually executed a lot of his speaking for him. Ethereal by design but additionally intensely visible, his music quickly received followers from throughout the wave, entice and instrumental grime communities, spawning a sequence of additional initiatives, together with a raft of singles and two full-length, self-released albums; 2017’s ‘Eleven’ and 2019’s ‘Voodoo Property’. The response to each was fevered.
The Wildcatz are two of the 4 former members of the group True Tiger. Just some of their accomplishments embrace world premieres on a few of the greatest digital radio reveals on the time, BBC Radio 1 and 1 Xtra. They’ve labored with the likes of P Cash, Massive Narstie, Riz MC and have even executed an official dubstep remix of Snoop Dogg.
Now, these two gifted artists have come collectively for what’s an electrifying, cinematic 5-track EP titled ‘Operation Midnight (Half 2)’. Their chemistry collectively is plain, seamlessly capturing this film/video-game-esque vibe whereas additionally infusing huge creativity at each flip to maintain you glued to the audio system, enticed as to what’s going to come subsequent. “Trojan Horse” is a good instance of this, shaking up expectations with a cinematically-infused drum and bass tune, as Sooski’s vocals glide overtop splendidly.
“Diego’s Theme” actually highlights the expertise of each Jones and The Wildcatz. It’s one other impressively revolutionary music that someway goes from entice to deal with and also you barely have time to consider it as a result of it’s executed so nicely.
You can not go improper with any music on this EP, as Klasey Jones & The Wildcatz actually struck gold on this. Test it out beneath!