Madeleine Cocolas & Marike Van Dijk
Flightless Birds Take Wing combine synth, field recordings, saxophone and piano, creating an eclectic ambient electronic sound encompassed by their self-proclaimed style: Tropical Ambient Bangers.
Meeting and blending talents in Meanjin / Brisbane, Marike and Madeleine have created audiences in NYC, Europe and Australia.
Madeleine's recent album Ithaca was nominated as an album of the month on NPR’s 'All Songs Considered' and as a renowned (Dutch) jazz saxophonist, Marike has released 3 critically acclaimed albums.
Fusing together ambient, jazz and field recordings, their sound draws extensively from Marike & Madeleine’s diverse musical backgrounds.
Madeleine Cocolas - piano, synths, field recordings
Marike Van Dijk - saxophone, synths, field recordings