12 Jan 2021by Jarrad Treger
Bantwanas Release Their New EP ‘In Silence’ Along With A Tim Engelhardt Remix
African Electronic band, Bantwanas ,are back again with their latest release, ‘In Silence’. The release is nothing short of what you’d expect from the global charting group and they’ve enlisted leading Cologne-based DJ and producer Tim Engelhardt to remix the title track.
First up, Bantwanas set things off with a mesmerizing downtempo electronica track, ‘In Silence’ on their own Bantwanas Kollektiv imprint. Embellished with hauntingly soulful vocals, organic African rhythms and an endearing melody, that sees Bantwanas drive for perfection and creative exploration in this masterpiece.
Next up, Tim Engelhardt flips the original on its head, whilst skillfully maintaining the elegance of the original with his remix of ‘In Silence’. Lively acoustic drum patterns, ghostly pads and a playful synth melody encompass the lush vocals of the original while commanding a more upbeat variation on the tempo of the original.
The ‘In Silence’ EP has been featured on world renowned music blogs such as Dancefloor Romancer and trndmsk. The EP has also received support from the likes of Blond:ish, Themba, Moblack, Kid Fonque and Fka Mash.