// Read our in-depth interview with Young Echo //

Young Echo is the signature of an 11-strong collective of producers, vocalists and poets based in and around Bristol. Its members, including Kahn and Neek, and Peng Sound label owner Ossia, are all independently making waves on the underground with releases between them on Deep Medi, Tectonic and Fabric, to name a few.

Now, they’re putting their best foot forward as a group, for the first time since loosely forming in 2010. They’ve just launched their own label, debuting in November last year with Rider Shafique’s outstanding I-Dentity, and are poised to release their second Young Echo album this year.

We managed to get seven of the crew together to chat about the new label, the new album and expanding their regular Young Echo parties. Joining Kahn, Neek, Rider Shafique, Chester Giles, Alex Rendell and Amos Childs (who record together as Jabu), and Ishan Sound in their Old Market studio; we opened some beers and got started with a few questions about I-Dentity…

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  1. […] If you want to get to know a bit more about the Young Echo lot, watch our Nitelife documentary ‘Young Echo: DIY Bristol’ with some of the crew here. […]

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