i create with keyboards and drum machines…. live recordings and track recording…. i choose electronic to describe my music so as to not limit myself or my creations…. i record with a computer now adays…. much simplier for the advanced world…. i play with digital and analog machines…. i have been creating electronic music since 1996.
born in Grand Rapids Michigan in the fall of 1971. middle of seven brothers and sisters.
infulences: Dreams, Nature, Space, the unknown, expression, culture, and of course other muscians.
i have releaed underground recording under: shelp bears, franswa, onemannarmy, 4SASOB(four sorry ass sons of bitches, G.S.M., VALKARE - the chooser of the dead, CM/G7, and OHAUS ohaus O'HAUS oHAUS Ohaus ….. since for some reason this should make any difference……
stranger on a strange land. i have always felt out of place. i am guided by unseen forces. i still research and study new and old music. i have a record collection of approx 2500 vinal albums of pretty much all printed/pressed. i have a collection of acidtates. i have a collection of cassette tapes and cds as well. i do not have very many duplicates of the differnt types of recording media in my library.
wanna hear it as i release each track? http://www.soundcloud.com/ohausfranswa
new projects i am working on to check out…. Reese's Dementia (folkdub) and Child of the Stardust (ambient drone) listen on: http://www.soundcloud.com/mannlabs