Strand of Oaks/Nihiti
“Sterling” (Nihiti remix)

Check out this bizarre, labyrinthine offering from Nihiti, a remix of Strand of Oak’s “Sterling”. The track seems to build and build layers without clear payoffs or textural shifts, creating an oddly ambient effect out of more traditional songwriting elements. Compare and contrast with the original here:

According to Nihiti, their next EP will build on elements of their remix, scrapping electronics for an entirely acoustic session.

• Nihiti: http://www.nihiti.com/
• Strand of Oaks: http://strandofoaks.bandcamp.com/

Chocolate Grinder

CHOCOLATE GRINDER is our audio/visual section, with an emphasis on the lesser heard and lesser known. We aim to dig deep, but we’ll post any song or video we find interesting, big or small.

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