Dutch one-man band Binkbeats amazes with live covers of FlyLo, J Dilla, Amon Tobin, and more
7 February 2014 News
By Matt Ferry
A modern master of the one-man band, Netherlands-based Binkbeats (aka Frank Wienk) covers the gamut of electronic music with the kind of smokey soul and ethereal groove you can only get with true talent—and a tool to loop it, of course. But it’s not so much his audio recordings of said music that get him noticed as it is his live performances, which find him playing drums, synths, turntables, and all sorts of miscellaneous sound-making toys (simultaneously!) while recreating tracks by the likes of Flying Lotus, J Dilla, and Amon Tobin.
In the lead-up to his Boiler Room set on …read more