Meet this unique 19 y/o artist originally from Charlotte, NC currently living in Hampton. Influenced by musicians like Arca, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Kid Cudi, & James Blake. This past November Austin let us pick his brain with his latest EP, “Idyll” produced by Austin Thomas, y.kguap, & Dreamwave.
This electronic project gives you a feel of euphoric yet timeless production. Aligned a certain way, Austin manage to take listeners to a void in his mind. Though this isn’t your typical project, Front to back, “Idyll” definitely gives a us a different taste of emotion per track. You can hear a bit of Kanye West Beautiful Dark Fantasy influence through records like “Tennessee” & “Machine”.
If the electronic infused genres is your type of music, be sure to be on the lookout for this young protégé.