Scattah Brain (Duzz Down San) / D.E.Y.
The trio, consisting of Jahson The Scientist (vocals), AndiTausch (guitar) and Andreas Lettner (drums), created their twelvetracks-longplayer ELECTRIC MIND STATE without any compromises, relied on edgycompositions which are not bending to any standards, are strong and present.
Scattah Brain is indeed traded as the representative of Afropunk inAustria. Their musical oeuvre ranges from hip-hop, over jazz, to rock. Withthis versatility, the trio is underlining their musical developements, theirconceptual depth and euphonic breadth.
The tracks of their first album were birthed on Scattah Island, where thetrio withdrew themselves into their own little world and created a soundscape,layered with spoken word and rap influences.
Scattah Brain opens eyes, draws attention to social injustices and putsits finger on the sore points of society. The goal is not to walk down the pathof least resistance or to fit into a box, but to put a strong sign of humanityand rebellion into the world.