Nikitch – ‘All The Best’ (Cascade Records)
Nicolas Morant is a curious and versatile musician. At first trained as a child to classical music through the learning of the flute, he opens into new artistic languages as jazz or electronic music within several different bands or projects.
Under the Nikitch alias, he’s been vastly supported by artists as Gilles Peterson, Laurent Garner, LeFtO and 20Syl, working with many worldwide based labels as Soulection, Ninja Tune, or even Brownwood Recordings. Pushing his musicality beyond genres or countries, he’s regularly working with several different artists like the singer Andreya Triana, the bands Tambour Battant and Submotion Orchestra, or even Dj Cam and Grems.
You can find in Nikitch’s music jazz-colored chords embracing electronic music speediness, creating a unique language in which everyone could be immersed in. With his new EP “All The BEST“, Nikitch delivers a smooth organic and future beat project, a skillful mix between soul, club and analog textures.
This powerful and emotive tracks marks the sign of a new way for the young producer, it may seem like a cinematic lounge experience to describe his productions at first, until you experience the atmosphere, nostalgia, and melancholy of his music and beats. The start of a new approach more pop in his sounds.