Cristian Vogel is a composer and music producer, known for his experimental DJ and Live performances, studio composition and production. Born in Chile 1972 but growing up in the UK, he now lives and works in Barcelona. Over more than a decade he has recorded a number of albums and released on eminent experimental techno labels such as Tresor Berlin, Novamute and Mille Plateaux. His most recent full length, 'Station 55' has been described as "an album which will keep you awake at night in all the wrong ways".
Sylvia Hallett studied music at Dartington, and then spent two years studying composition with Max Deutsch in Paris. She now works both as a composer and as an improviser, and has had pieces performed in Britain and Europe. She has played in many international festivals since the late 1970s, working with several well-known and respected musicians, including Lol Coxhill, Maggie Nicols, Phil Minton, Evan Parker, and the groups Accordions Go Crazy, LaXula, British Summer Time Ends, The London Improvisers Orchestra, and the London Hardingfelelag.
Michael Allan Patton (born January 27, 1968, in Eureka, California) is an American singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and video game voice actor, best known as the lead singer of the rock band Faith No More from 1988 to 1998, which recently reunited in 2009 and will be touring Europe this summer. He has also handled lead vocals and composed music for Mr. Bungle, Tomahawk, Lovage, Fantômas, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Moonchild Trio and Peeping Tom.
The One Ensemble is made up of Chris Hladowski (bouzouki and clarinet), Peter Nicholson (cello), Daniel Padden and Aby Vulliamy (viola). This quartet, along with drummer/percussionist Alex Neilson, released 'Live At VPRO Radio' on Brainwashed's Handmade series. A new album 'Wayward the Fourth' was released in early 2007 on the Secret Eye label. "At times turbulent and at others sombre: the music of Daniel Padden and his One Ensemble covers a lot of emotional ground.
Dead Wood is the solo experimental sound based project of Adam Baker, who lives in Dorset, U.K. The project was started in 2003 and explores the world of microsound, sinewaves and sound textures. Sometimes quiet, sometimes loud, these experiments are created using a laptop, guitar, kids toys, field recordings etc. Dead Wood performes live and has CDR releases on labels such as Tibprod, Dirty Demos, Kabukikore, Tin Cans And Twine etc. Adam is also one half of electronica duo I Before E, performs live in improvised laptop collective No Context and runs the Dirty Demos label.
NOTE: This is NOT "Miranda!", the Argentinian electropop band. If your Miranda! tracks lead to this page, please correct the artist field in them and help keep last.fm's stats correct. Miranda may refer to: 1) Swedish goa trance producer Linda Miranda Silvergren. 2) Italian instrumental/noise rock band Miranda, on From Scratch Records. 3) Short lived Spanish eurodance/trance project.
Darsombra is an experimental, ambient music project conceived by multi-instrumentalist Brian Daniloski, who is normally a member of Baltimore, Maryland alternative metal band Meatjack, and realized 2005's Ecdysis CD in its entirety. ~ Eduardo Rivadavia, All Music Guide