Grindin’ Beats: Taylor Sturgess Is The Best Kept Secret In The South African House Fraternity
Johannesburg based skateboarder, Taylor Sturgess, is known and respected in the South African skate culture and scene. Celebrated for his unique style of skateboarding and great personality, he has built up quite a strong rep in the streets; skating for brands such as now defunct South African skateboarding company FUNISU, Converse South Africa and more. He is no stranger to the world of culture and creativity.
Many people that know him as a dope skateboarder may not know that he is a great house music producer who is passionate about the electronic music. Drawing inspiration his life and passions, he channels all of his influences and inspirations to crack soothing, deep and impressive downtempo house cuts that guarantee head bops. It comes as no surprise that he partnered up with one of the best promoters of underground house music in South Africa, Surreal Sounds Music, to release a song that serves as an official introduction of Taylor Sturgess – the producer.
Cigarettes is the name of the song and it is downtempo burner crafted to grip you from beginning to end. The track is a perfect introduction to the talented producer who is definitely going to continue impress in the game.