Quip is an electronic artist from Leeds in the North of England. He makes his music from his lair full of guitars, spectral synthesisers and muscular beats. www.quipmusic.co.uk
If it wasn't for being exposed to Tom Vek, Metronomy and Bloc Party, Joe Boyle's fascination with blending electronic and guitar music may have never emerged but it wasn't until his long time friend Richard Williams heard Joe's experiments on myspace and asked if he'd thought about playing them live that Lighthouses was born. Within the next 6 months Lighthouses began shaping and crafting songs into a unique live experience that was unleashed to a supportive crowd of friends and indifferent 40 year olds trying to enjoy a business lunch just a few months later.
Terranova is used by two groups: one German, another from USA. 1. Terranova is a German band made up of current members Fetisch, Marco Meister and Kaos. They have previously went under the moniker Turntable Terranova on the Compost label and sometimes as Edition Terranova. Their music is a fusion of punk rock, electronic and trip hop. They currently reside in Berlin and perform DJ sets at the Berlin night club, Pogo Club.
Pink Noise Party is an electrorock band from Paris (France). The band's sound draws influence from a wide range of musical styles, moving between psychedelic rock, 80
Sebastian Litmanovich (a.k.a. CINEPLEXX), born 1973 @ Buenos Aires, living in Barcelona, Spain. He uses to record & work at his home using tape & digital home recorders and to sing & play most of the instruments himself. He made some albums under diverse alias such as Amarena Incident (a post rock band from 1997), Readme & Anthony (a collage electronic band www.readmeandanthony.8k.com), Portatile room mobile (a cover band together with Leumann.net), and Cacahuetes Inc.
Cut Chemist is the performing name of Lucas MacFadden, a solo turntablist. He is a former member of the funk Latin band Ozomatli, and of the underground rap group Jurassic 5. He became known through the Los Angeles-based rap group Unity Committee, and debuted on vinyl on the B-Side of Unity Committee's 1993 single, Unified Rebelution. The track, "Lesson 4: The Radio" was an ovation of Double Dee and Steinski's seminal hip-hop masterpieces, "Lessons 1-3."
Fake Blood is an Alias used by DJ Touche, Also 1/2 of The Black Ghosts (Which Touche has remixed under the Fake Blood alias). His original productions included two major club hits, Mars and Splashing Blood (Fake Blood Theme). He has done remixes for Dan La Sac, Armand Van Helden, Sinden/The Count and more.
SEEKAE is a three piece experimental electronica outfit formed in Sydney, Australia, by high school friends George Nicholas, John Hassell and Alex Cameron in 2006. Collectively, the band uses a number of instruments including drum machines, synths, samplers, melodicas, guitars, glockenspiels and even spoons. The band's style sifts through ambient electronica and glitchy hip hop, expanding on the sounds of Xela, Boards of Canada and Telefon Tel Aviv, via the pop affability of Hot Chip or Hudson Mohawke.