Cykada are the London-based band which include musicians which have played in groups like Myriad Forest, EZRA Collective, Maisha, Where Pathways Meet, Family Atlantica and Don Kipper. The lineup is comprised of Bassist Jamie Benzies, Tilé Gichigi-Lipere, drummer Tim Doyle aka Chiminyo, trumpeter Axel Kaner-Lidstrom, saxophonist James Mollison and guitarist Javi Pérez.
Their music has different influences as John Coltrane, Pharaoh Sanders or Sun Ra, as well as Madvillain, J Dilla, Flying Lotus and Floating Points. They announced the release of the first full-length which is out on March 22nd via Astigmatic Records. “Creation” is a new excerpt. Listen below.