Releasing right now, “A Horse Known as Morty” is the most recent from Düsseldorf-based hip-hop artist The Final Kobayashi, the venture of Stefan Petcov. The observe comes by way of the upcoming mixtape Burning Down Babylon, out on Might 28th, which tells “the story of his battle with melancholy and a technology’s pursuit of upper goal.”
“A Horse Known as Morty” contains a gripping move all through, tonally harking back to Aesop Rock. A clanky guitar-laden backing builds tranquilly into an escalation on the 54-second mark, the place the vocals unleash additional fury alongside ghostly-sounding backing results — a manufacturing ingredient reminding of Earl Sweatshirt. “A Horse Known as Morty” showcases a hypnotic beat and excellently exact vocal move, affirming The Final Kobayashi as a venture to comply with.
“I wrote this observe on a very harrowing morning,” the artist explains. “I awakened on the ground of my good friend’s flat in a sleeping bag and my head was spinning with all types of turgid ideas. So I discovered a treatment: scrolled by means of SoundCloud and this was the primary beat I discovered. Then when ham on some inside rhyme schemes. Et voila.”
“A Horse Known as Morty” and different memorable tracks from this month can be streamed on the updating Obscure Sound’s ‘Better of Might 2020’ Spotify playlist.
The observe can be featured within the genre-based, best-of Spotify compilation Rising Hip-Hop.
What do you consider this artist?