Økapi is Filippo Paolini, an Italian turntablist and sample cutup artist.
Filippo has recorded several solo albums, as well as recording in the duo Metaxu and with the trio Dogon.
He has performed live for national Italian State radio broadcasts (RAI) with renowned avant turntablist, Christian Marclay and collaborates with numerous international artists such as Mike Cooper, Peter Brotzmann,Mike Patton,Matt Gustafson, Zu, Damo Suzuki, Andy EX, Kawabata Makoto, Metamkine…
ØKapi’s album releases illustrate his unique and edgy use of turntables and computer beyond the hip-hop school of chopped up music, creating music that veers from orchestral to lounge with quirky experimental electronics that maintain a delicate and spacious sound throughout.
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Nothing from 3rd December 2020 to 2nd December 2021.