“Elina” (by Tobetozero)
Mihail Soldatenkov is a producer based in Riga, Latvia. Working under the moniker Tobetozero, or 2b20, he has been making electronic music since 2005, having released extensively on the Nenormalizm.tk netlabel and collaborated with fellow Latvian Gastronom.
Ornament is an EP of angular electronica and his first effort for Planet Terror Records. Incorporating elements of a number of styles, from fierce glitches to funky synthesisers and acid arpeggios, it is a varied and intriguing journey from start to finish.
Artwork by Fred Oxby. Original photo by Steve Snodgrass.