While firmly ensconced at the adventurous and cerebral edge of techno, Joseph Richmond-Seaton nimbly navigates between genres and eras by way of an impressive body of playful and personal work released under his Call Super, Ondo Fudd and Elmo Crumb monikers. Long drawn to house and techno as unmarked frameworks full of exciting possibilities, this lightning conductor of offbeat ideas expertly tears down and reassembles tattered frequencies, amorphous melodies, evocative jazz-enhanced motifs and psychedelic synth flourishes.
A jazz arranger’s take on dub techno; tattered frequencies firmly ensconced at the adventurous and cerebral edge of techno; amorphous melodies torn down and reassembled with psychedelic synth flourishes
Houndstooth Label, Hessle Audio, Dekmantel, The Trilogy Tapes
Arpo (2017), Suzi Ecto (2014)
Vogue recently called Seaton “the Jarvis Cocker of Techno.”