USA / Warp Records

One of the most atypical artists of his generation, Yves Tumor is the inspired, enigmatic and conflicted persona of Tennessee-raised producer/performer Sean Bowie, a conduit for a distinctly bold personal aesthetic that has wrought a burgeoning reputation for bruising, invigorating live performances. A few months ago he released ‘Safe In The Hands Of Love? (Warp Records), an eclectic album mixing noise, ambient, pop, R&B, and post punk with a contemporary sensitivity.