2016 marked a new era for Alex, with the birth of his solo alias 'Pugilist' and relocation to Melbourne, Australia from Auckland, NZ.
2017 has seen the release of Pugilist's debut EP on Fatkidonfire, returning to Artikal Music UK, making a guest appearance on J:Kenzos Rinse FM show and now joining Navy Cut for the labels NC004 release.
Pugilist represents quality over quantity and is focused on removing genre boundaries and letting the music speak for itself.
Drawing inspiration from Dub, Techno, Jungle and Hip-Hop; Artists such as Rhythm & Sound, Andy Stott, Objekt & Massive Attack; his influences are apparent while managing to capture a sound of his own.
Pugilist Discography Tracks
Singles & EPs
|ARTKL026||Pugilist||Raindance EP (12", EP)||Artikal Music UK||ARTKL026||UK||2017||Sell This Version|
|NC004||Pugilist||Zulu Blues (12")||Navy Cut||NC004||UK||2017||Sell This Version|
|MH001||Pugilist||Dream State/Simian (12")||Modern Hypnosis||MH001||Australia||2017||Sell This Version|
|ARTKL029||Pugilist||Saturn (12")||Artikal Music UK||ARTKL029||UK||2018||Sell This Version|