Gaika presents his debut album, Basic Volume, after captivating listeners with a blistering pair of acclaimed, self-released mixtapes Machine and Security and Warp-released EPs Spaghetto and The Spectacular Empire. The 15 track collection is co-produced by Gaika, with additional production from similarly forward thinking contemporaries, including SOPHIE, Dutch E Germ, Dre Skull and Dadras, Aart as well as previous collaborators including Jam City, Nick Leon and Frank Ocean’s Blonde and Endless collaborator Buddy Ross. Named after his late father’s technology company. Speaking about the album, Gaika says, “Basic Volume is collection of alchemical parables for all the Immigrants who wander the earth in search of themselves”. 2LP - Double Vinyl in printed inners in wide spine outer sleeve, download card insert, custom obi strip printed on transparent stock.

 

Tracklist:

Basic Volume

Hackers & Jackers

Seven Churches For St Jude

Ruby

Born Thieves

36 Oaths

Black Empire (KIllmonger Riddim)

Grip

Clouds, Chemicals And The Angel Gabriel

Immigrant Sons (Pesos And Gas)

Close To The Root

Yard

Crown & Key

Warlord Shoes

Spectacular Anthem

 

Label: Warp

Catalogue Number: WARPLP285

GAIKA - BASIC VOLUME

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