Influences of TuffBeat include Aphex Twin, Boards of Canada, Minotaur Shock, Flying Lotus, Air, GodspeedYouBlackEmperor, Radiohead, Flaming Lips, Talking Heads, and much more. He is presently located in the Tempe, Az area.
Jeff Excell, Jeff Knight, Ryan Fly and Becca Hsu make up the St. Helena, CA synth pop band, Chairs in the Arno. Chairs provide us with alternating girl/boy vox, upbeat songs about relationships and technology. Members cite Barcelona, Figurine and Casiotone for the Painfully Alone as influences. Band members actually threw chairs into the Arno river in Florence, Italy.
A colorful blend of electro-pop, video game fun and experimental bliss, Minikon is a celebration of melody and happiness. "You will take particular pleasure in Denty One's dreamlike, plinky-plunky instrumental doodles if you look to IDM as a source of spontaneous, improbable beauty... Minikon prods gently and repeatedly at prepubescent pleasure centers" - Splendid Magazine
Elektradog hales from the UK & is a 1 MAN band!!! His music can take to you to so many levels & is unafraid of telling it as it is!!! In your face--Thoughtful--Complitative--Seduceful--Something for EVERYONE
OELVER: Electropop from Zurich, Switzerland After various excursions into different styles of music (rock, hip-hop, ska) and also having played in many bands, “Oelver” is now the first solo project from a guy from Zürich, Switzerland. In “Oelver” you will find songs which are characterized as well by their melodical and electronical structure as by their catchy choruses.
DOLLSKABEAT is a solo artist, producer and performer. Part Scot, part Belarusian, part Spacer Woman. A Gemini by sign, her musical creations rather than personality are equally split with sounds, hooks and melodies from alternative electronic, disco and RnB, whilst the arrangement and lyrics go pop in formation.