Need a gift for a gifted musician?
Funsui (“fountain” in Japanese) is the brand new creature by italian producer Paolo Polcari.
Polcari is best known as the keyboard player, composer and often producer for the band Almamegretta – legends of the Italian dub reggae scene and respected international collaborators-.
With Almamegretta he released 10 albums, mainly for BMG, toured Italy and Europe , worked in studio and on stage with artists such as Massive Attack, Leftfield, Bill Laswell, Adrian Sherwood, Zion Train, Gaudi amongst others.
As a solo artist he released one album, composed music for movies and produced records for major Italian labels. Together with Ashtech he also co-founded a dub project “Meditronica” currently signed with RareNoise Music.
His latest brainchild Funsui explores the deepest sides of Dub and new electronica. With this project Paolo Polcari ensures punchy, cutting-edge grooves not forgetting the beloved cinematic and trancey feel that always denoted his unique style.