Tommaso Cappellato is an Italian drummer and producer. Three years after Aforemention, he released a new album. Butterflying is out now via Mother Tongue. It features Alberto Lincetto, Piero Bittolo Bon, Matteo Alfonso, Andrea Lombardini and Yu Li Humm. According to the press release, it is inspired by a recent trip to NYC (where he spent most of his formative years) and a beat tape by definition.ù
These eight tracks saunter between lo-fi hip hop and free jazz, from downtempo electronica to ambient bliss; the result of an open-hearted approach to discovery and time spent meticulously unearthing, rearranging and merging old and new material. Listen below.