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Heavy hip-hop beats meet gnarly synth sounds, reverb-drenched rock guitars and a room-filling bass. All this comes together in ABEKEJSER, the Danish version of a highly danceable mix of jazztronica and neo-soul, whose catchy melodies and hooks reveal their complex structures only after several listens.
The four young musicians, with backgrounds in jazz and world music, combine their individual ideas with a common musical vision and create a highly personal, urban universe between jazz, beats and electronica that shares some musical ground with bands like Snarky Puppy, Jaga Jazzist or Robert Glasper, but follows its own rules. After their debut album Floating Through The Universe, which made waves in the busy Scandinavian and British jazz scene and even won the Danish Jazznytprisen award as Best Jazz Act of 2019. ABEKEJSER has just released their second album Blueprint on Jazzhaus Records.