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Audio: Christian Tiger School 'Third Floor' [LP]


Cape Towns 'psychedelic/dream hip-hop' duo Christian Tiger School — recent hosts of an excellent Africa In Your Earbuds — have released the 8-track instrumental album Third Floor. The compositions span band members Luc Veermeer and Sebastian Zanasi's eclectic palette, meshing strains of MPCs, ambient sounds and filtered synthesizers into their own sonic blend. Stream and buy Third Floor below, out now via Bombaada.

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