Beginning as a bedroom recording project over the summer of 2007, Seattle-based electronic artist Yair Rubinstein AKA Big Spider’s Back has amassed a growing following in the Northwest music community, along with his newly adopted home in Brooklyn.
What’s this year going to be like? How many pairs of shoes will we buy? What messes will we make of our jeans / lives? Southern Shores moved from Nova Scotia to Berlin for the sake of bigger beats, and that’s exactly the kind of forward thinking we should be celebrating this time of year, god bless them.
Electric Sunset is the new group of Nic Zwart, formerly guitarist and vocalist of Desolation Wilderness. With Rock & Roll swagger applied to synthetic rhythms and ringing keyboards, Nic wanted to create music that was both propulsive and dream-like.
Moss of Aura is the solo moniker of Gerrit Welmers of Baltimore's Future Islands. Welmers has been producing music under this name as of 2005. Incomplete Discography:
Future Islands Split - January 2007
Still Parade and March CD-R - 2010 http://www.myspace.com/mossofaura
18 Carat Affair is the image enterprise of artist/musician Denys Parker. Using Betamax tapes, synthesizers, and drum machines, 18K creates short tape-spliced collages of saturated pop. www.18carataffair.com