Leeds-based house producer Josh Butler has returned with the second release of KAHU, his 3-part, 6-track vinyl-only series, which is out now. Josh has also recently announced that he is set for a 13-date Ibiza residency for Tribal Sessions at Sankeys Ibiza, starting 7 May, where he will be performing on a headline run through till season end in October.
The KAHU project has allowed Butler the opportunity to experiment with different sounds. ‘Walk’, the A-side, is introduced with a dampened kick, and gradually builds thanks to measured percussion and chant-like vocal stabs. The track radiates a natural energy, and possibly possesses a collective tribal ambiance. The B-side on the release, ‘Upon Arrival’ is a groove-orientated take on the stripped back, tech-house KAHU sound. With its shifting drum pattern and sub bass groove, this track will certainly receive
With an Australian tour and multiple worldwide dates across Europe and Asia under his belt already, Josh has been on fire of late and continues to release productions alongside his weekly Pioneer DJ Radio show ‘Somatic’.