Classically trained, Kansas City-based musician Matt Hill, a.k.a. Umberto specializes in an electronica that expresses dread and anxious unease – it’s music that’s seemingly perfect for the score of a horror movie or for a post apocalyptic techno thriller. It has an eerie, spacious minimalism that at times sounds to me as though it could have been on a Kraftwerk album. 

Confrontations released through Not Not Fun Records is Umberto’s fourth album, and the first single from the album “Night Fantasy” is representative of the creepy shit you’ll hear on his new album. Listen to this one late, under your covers and pray that someone doesn’t come out from the closet to kill you …