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Saturday, December 7, 2013

KLAUS LAYER - "When The Sun Came"

This past summer, Germany based atmospheric boom bap proder Klaus Layer (also known as Captain Crook) got the opportunity to place his unique hip-hop on a full-length produced and distribitued by Redefinition Records. Filled with majetic horn, nostalgic saxophones, and melodic basslines, "The Adventures of Captain Crook" still stands as one of 2013:s most original albums. Before the year comes to an end, Layer has been given the opportunity to let his fans (who are
steadily growing group) hear its companion piece. Releaased on December 10, the 10" EP is called "Es Ist Wie Ein Kreis (It's Like A Circle)", is  pressed on clear vinyl and unlike its predecessor is a completely instrumental affair. Stream the first single below, the opening track "Als Die Sonne Kam (When The Sun Came)and order your copy REDEF.

01. Als Die Sonne Kam (When The Sun Came)
02. Gementzel, Geplant, Ganove (Slaughter, Planned, Crook)
03. Es Ist Wie Ein Kreis (It's Like A Circle)
04. Die Gefährten (The Homies)
05. Immer Noch Hungrig (Still Hungry)
06. Ich traeumte Von Diesem Tag (I Dreamed Of This Day)


  1. The EP is called "Es Ist Wie Ein Kreis (It's Like A Circle)" and not "When The Sun Came".

  2. thanks for that, i mixed up the single with the EP title.. fixed now