About SAATSUMA

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SAATSUMA, based in Melbourne, Australia, is the collaborative electronic music project of Memphis Kelly and Cesar Rodrigues. Their music is driven by elements of neo-soul, hip-hop and house, drawing inspiration from the likes of Little Dragon, FKA Twigs and Flying Lotus.

On stage SAATSUMA are a five-piece live act, fronted by Memphis Kelly and joined by Cesar Rodrigues, Maddy Kelly, Lachlan Stuckey and Andrew Congues. Their captivating live show features analog synths, drums, layered vocals and live samples.

2017 sees the release of SAATSUMA’s third single Isolate. Following up from Storm and Floating, both of which received praise from local and international tastemakers such as The 405, Acclaim, Broadsheet and features from triple j, 3RRR and FBi Radio, including live performances at PBS Studio 5 and Balcony TV.

2016 sawSAATSUMAshare stages with Olympia, Dorsal Fins, Thelma Plum, Vera Blue and Yeo, and showcases atBIGSOUND, Melbourne Music Week and Paradise Music Festival.SAATSUMA will release their debut album in 2017, mixed by Declan Kelly (Dream Kit).



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SAATSUMA Share New Single + Announce Tour

Melbourne electronic project SAATSUMA share their first single of 2017 Isolate.   A collaboration between Memphis Kelly and Cesar Rodrigues, Isolate explores the destructive nature of complacency, and the notion that disengaging from the issues around us will only lead to further decline. Mixed by Dream Kit (Declan Kelly) and mastered by Adam Dempsey. Isolate […]