Autolect (Mononauts) – Monoverse

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Marketing the 7 year (Feb. 25th 2010) anniversary of the albums original digital only release. The Mononauts world of Hip-Hop came alive with music that is here to make a mark on the hearts and minds of the progressive listeners. On one hand, Hip-Hop music makers Ridwan ‘onBeats' (FKA ‘Fanatik' of StoneThrow Records) and Hasan ‘Atiq' (AKA Basmala) join forces to compose the eerily ecstatic and on the other, two veteran producers Rob Bass (FKA:Fanatik) and Hasan Atiq (FKA: Autolect) collaborate on their debut album “Monoverse" (2010) to create music that treads the domain of the unexplored. But that's not all.

RELEASE HISTORY 2013, 2015, 2017

Monoverse by Mononauts  released in 2013 as a limited edition CD. No reviews, press or fan-fair.  A few copies to share amongst friends. By 2015 the word had spread in the California underground, Fanatik and Autolect niched out a nice little path for themselves with Monoverse.

monOverse EP, by mononauts
7 track album

A reissue on a bigger stage was happening as 2015 got under way. Thru a connetion at Sony, Hasan inked a minor-league manufacturing and fulfillment deal.  The company was a twaining mid-west manufacturer who once ruled the CD manufacturing storage and fulfillment industry for Sony. After connecting their feed with Aent, Hasan went about business as usual. This is how the second pressing of Monoverse evolved.  Along the way becoming an Autolect record.

Autolect - Monoverse - Amazon.com Music
Autolect - Monoverse - Amazon.com Music

The 3rd pressing was an order of 500 records for RSD UK 2017.  The record never made it out of germany or  pass the test pressing stage. Once again, Hasan leg-worked the logistics and brought the Album to life. Including a limited editon USB-Album, also a debut for Audocs flagship product.

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