support my Future Jazz mission now – available only till 10th NOV.

So excited to launch my first crowdfunding project with Pledge Music and release ‘TAKUMA’, which will give you a taste of more to come. I’m so grateful to my team of musicians, singers, designers, engineers and camera dudes who have put so much heart into this. I am also grateful to you guys for signing up and helping me make this dream become a reality together.

 I will be uploading exclusive video features, tips, interviews etc soon as part of the Access Pass on Pledge to give you access to my studio, sessions and progress. Cant wait to share these tunes with you soon.

Thanks for your support!

’TAKUMA’ is a taste of Simon’s upcoming album, check it out here and support the project and pre order the full album on Pledge Music (simply click the image below).

NEW from the NASTY REMIX and RESEARCH DIVISION ! Another taste of the upcoming album re-working UK’s funk outfit Resolution88 with a tribute to the great Herbie Hancock.

Keeping the old boards running @ Nasty HQ on writing sessions. They need to be played every week or they start bitchin’ !

Shout out to this amazing crew at the amazing Berlin sessions. David Hanyes @dfingersh Roland ‘Lez’ Cabezas @rolandcabezas and Guy Sternberg @ Lowswing

Nailed in 2nd take ! Always inspired by this lady’s virtuosity and vibes. vocal sessions at Nasty HQ for pre release with Lana @allthingsalana

Jamming at new Nasty HQ

ARP AVATAR / Keytar solo tracking /  filming with Lenny @lennartmikael. The man’s patience is amazing as I pull some funny faces when playing.

@dfingersh David Haynes a complete inspiration ..

Sync ! she sings like no other ..

Minimoog Model D on bass duties for new pre-release track, the depth and punch of this instrument knocks me off my chair daily...

Lowswing studio tracking in Berlin of David ‘Fingers’ Haynes on da drums of stupidly long and epic album track currently in production. What a sound he pulls !

phase2corporation live in Hamburg!


Check out pledge store and gain access to behind the scenes footage and special features with the Access Pass. All rewards include the full album download upon release and a free audio download of ‘TAKUMA‘.



Providing the world with Funk-Infused Future Jazz for over 20 years, Australian producer / MD Simon Grey’s journey into polyphonic love and harmonic exploration continues.

Mixing thick and authentic analogue synth tones with syncopated grooves, Simon’s musical handwriting can be heard from the first moment and continues to win loyal support from the international Future Jazz fraternity.  As a drummer-turned-jazz pianist, Simon has performed around the world featuring his phase2corporation backing unit, including the prestigious Java Jazz festival and UNIT in Tokyo, as well as a MD / side man for acts such as Incognito, Deodato and Reel People. Studio work has included remixes from Bootsy Collins, Elton John to Jamiroquai as well as live keyboard based music technology features for Sound on Sound and Propellerhead Software.

Nasty Industries is Simon’s personal label and launch pad for other various projects including and Merchandise and mixing, workshops, musical direction, arrangement and recording at his own Hamburg based studio facilities.

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