NATE08. Hailing from Mumbai, NATE08 is a talented musician, producer, and DJ who has made significant waves in India’s underground music scene. His debut LP, ‘Furaha,’ showcases his kaleidoscopic sound and firmly establishes him as a force to be reckoned with.
NATE08’s musical prowess extends beyond his solo project, as he is equally adept as a producer and session bass player. His genre-spanning selections and elegantly spun productions draw inspiration from funk, R&B, and house, blending dance music’s glorious heritage with a futuristic touch.
The track “Trigger Fool” from the album made its mark on the Ibiza Lounge Spotify editorial playlist, gaining exposure and acclaim in the vibrant Ibiza music scene. Additionally, the album received significant support from major streaming platforms, including 6 editorial playlists on Apple Music and 4 editorial playlists on Amazon Music. This widespread recognition showcases the broad appeal and high quality of NATE08’s music.
The success of ‘Furaha’ extended beyond streaming platforms and into the realms of media and live performances. NATE08 was interviewed by Mixmag Asia, a renowned electronic music publication, cementing his status as an emerging talent in the industry. Rolling Stone India also featured the album, highlighting NATE08’s unique sound and artistic vision. Furthermore, the album launch at Soho House Mumbai provided an exclusive platform for NATE08 to showcase his music to a discerning audience, further solidifying his presence in the local music scene.
In addition to these achievements, NATE08 had the exceptional opportunity to perform the entire album with a live band at Magnetic Fields, a prestigious music festival. Esteemed artists such as Atjazz, Groove Armada, Ashley Beedle (WWFM), Fouk, Art of Tones, Jazzanova, and more have shown support for NATE08’s music, underscoring the respect and admiration he has gained from his peers. The album’s success also extended to the charts and genre features on platforms like Traxsource, while iTunes South Africa Dance Chart recognized its popularity and impact. Collectively, these achievements solidify NATE08’s position as a rising star in the electronic music landscape, with ‘Furaha’ serving as a testament to his talent and artistic vision.