Manchester UK native beatmaker Kuartz has been releasing beat tapes and instrumental Hip Hop LP’s since 2015.
It began with several cassette releases on Brain Food Records. Shortly after, San Francisco based cassette label 77 Rise Recordings released “A Little Samurai Soul” Volumes 1&2 on a limited run of cassettes, following the success of this release, 77 Rise Recordings released “Adventures With Kuartz” on cassette as a special Cassette Store Day Release.
It wasn’t long before UK based Village Live Records approached Kuartz and released his debut LP “Shurikens” on Vinyl. Following the release of Shurikens, Kuartz has had a string of Vinyl releases such as “Koishiteru” and “Kuartz FM” to name a few.
As well as releasing records Kuartz also plays live. Armed with his MPC Kuartz has become an avid Finger Drummer.