Grykë Pyje – The Fantastic World of Grykë Pyje (mappa/Nonlocal Research, 2MC/digital)

Jani Hirvonen and Johannes Schebler joined forces about a decade ago under the name Grykë Pyje and work between Turku and Wiesbaden on ... Well, how to categorise this music? Abstracted fourth-world sounds, digital echtzeitmusik or improv? Cyber-jazz? Musique concrète by and for millennials? Ambient made by two people who have 200 browser tabs open at the same time? Whatever you may call it, »The Fantastic World of Grykë Pyje« is a compilation of the duo's last two albums and rightly bears this title. A deep dive into it is highly recommended.