Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
Fat Freddy`s Drop is a band from Wellington, New Zealand. Their music style can be described as a mixture of dub, roots reggae, soul, electro and jazz.For a long time acted as an insider tip, they had no albums on the European market, but still occurred in mid-2004 in Europe (including in Berlin) on. Only her songs Hope and This Room were released at this time on the Best Seven Selections (Sonar Collective, 2004).Their first release was the album Live at the Matterhorn (2001), recorded during a performance at a nightclub in Wellington. There followed several releases on various samplers, mostly in New Zealand. In 2005 she released her album Based on a True Story, which was also released in Europe.It posted huge sales despite low advertising. So it reached gold status on the first day after the release.Next singer Joe Dukie had guest appearances u. a. German DJ duo Boozoo Bajou, Eva Be (Sonar Collective), Clara Hill, Nightmares on Wax and Recloose, as well as some releases under the name of Joe Dukie and DJ Fitchie.Their performance is characterized mainly by extremely strong modifications of their own songs, which sometimes end in a mix of cover and their own song. Live they are supported by the rapper MC slave.