Sounds From The Ground formed in 1995.
Both members Nick Woolfson and Elliot Jones met
through their involvement with the underground
music scene in London.
SFTG released their debut album in 1996 entitled
it was to prove a landmark release, widely
acclaimed. Kin merged hip hop, dub and jazz
and caught the imagination of hearts and minds
The duo’s second album
in the U.S.) was released in 1999. It was a
deeper collection of musical soundscapes and
helped secure SFTG as a force to be reckoned
Their third album
saw SFTG move into a new phase, working with
various vocalists resulting in a colourful,
uplifting album with a positive message.
SFTG's fourth album
was well received and embraces everything that
makes the duo thrive, deep spacious tracks that
captivate and inspire.
SFTG's fifth album
delivered a fresh and direct approach
to soulful electronica and was released in October
2006, featuring collaborations with Gaudi and
UK vocalist Taz.
6th studio album Brightwhitelight
was released in October 2008 on
saw SFTG deliver a shimmering and reflective
instrumental album full of depth and space.
is the seventh release and contains rare and
unreleased material from the studio vaults
dating back to the early origins of SFTG.
Originally released via download only, this
title has now been made available on a limited
edition CD which includes a bonus track.
have released two download only E.P's to date,
The Cool of the Shade E.P
both containing three classic S.F.T.G tracks.
on Upstream Records, The duo's debut album
has been faultlessly remastered and
repackaged, this being the definitive
version of their iconic debut album.
released in October 2010
Records is a
mesmerising collection of downtempo electronica,
guiding the listener on a magical journey to the
available on Upstream
Records on CD and digitally, released March
2011, finely polished and honed to bring out the
best of their classic 2nd album, originally
released in 1999.
features three summer tinged tracks and is
available via all good download outlets.
reworked version has been lovingly repackaged
and sonically enhanced by Hiltongrove Mastering
to create the ultimate package. Available on
Ready, Steady, Slow
is SFTG venturing into chillout mode, creating
something a little different from their previous
continuing their exploration through sound,
forever expanding horizons, it's a pulsating
aural adventure. Released in September
crafting downtempo and dubbed out electronica,
Tribes peaked at no.6 in the RPM chart and
featured 10 stunning soulful tracks, released in
Blending classic analogue
machines alongside todays studio technology,
S.F.T.G celebrate their 20th year by releasing
this limited edition vinyl and digital album to
mark the occasion on Upstream Records.
Continuing the celebration,
Forest at Waveform Records has hand picked, put
together and compiled 10 tracks to form '20
Years of the Best’
Sounds From The Ground.
The duo return with their
Rhythm & Reason E.P
Three classic tracks, available from all decent
is the duo's 13th studio album featuring 10
vibrant and absorbing tracks written and
recorded at their Starlight rooms studios in the
capital, released on digital, FLAC and streaming
striking new album
features 9 lovingly crafted tunes including a
collaboration with long time vocal contributor
Released on Upstream Records via all digital and
streaming platforms, Binary marks 25 years of
SFTG music making.