ARTWORK: TIFFANY SCHOUW
PHOTOGRAPHY: LUKE HOUBA (Images were taken as part of Ex Olympics EP ‘Hangups’ )
WHO IS EX OLYMPIC???
Ex Olympic is the most recent moniker of Cape Town based multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer, Nicolaas van Reenen. Ex Olympic’s debut EP, Hangups (2018) is a moody and eclectic cross pollination of elements spanning art-pop, psychedelic rock and frenetic jazz. It was released via South African mini-label, 1991; a label known for entertaining unique sounding artists and fringe genres within the local musical landscape.