Professionally trained Jazz Musician living in New York thatmanmonkz (Dirt Crew Recordings/Whiskey Disco/Delusion of Grandeur) is a producer well known in the House world. He is also one half of Madison Washington. A Hip-Hop duo also on Def Press who enjoyed much success last year with their debut record and debut for the label – Code Switchin’ EP.
Championed by Gilles Peterson and the like, Gilles actually had Madison Washington on his 6 Music show for a full live performance of the EP and an interview. This established monkz as a Hip-Hop producer in his own right. He met Leron through the label (Def Press ) and Malik Crumpler, the other half of Madison Washington. Malik and Leron are firm friends from the New York Jazz/underground Hip-Hop scene. Pan Amsterdam was born.
The Pocket Watch / Plus One / Hunan Garden Takeout / Randy Smiff
Diner / Know the Difference / Good Ol’ Days / Landlord Elijah / The Lotion
Song / Darlene / Greek Codfish
Def Presse DPR000009EP