Becker & Mukai are the London based duo which include Parisian cinema composer Jean-Gabriel Becker and Japanese multi-instrumentalist Susumu Mukai. According to the press release, they met for regular recording sessions at SaS studios in Shoreditch since 2016. The recording sessions typically unfold as a musical dialogue. They started as experimental and improvisational and evolved as the duo program and perform live on electronic instruments, but also on other unusual acoustic instruments.
They announced the release of a new album. Time Very Near is out on April 3rd via SaS Recordings. “The Double” is the first excerpt. Listen below.