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- Playerz Cardz PACK #039
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- Playerz Cardz PACK #21
Collected by @taniadelrio.lens
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- Playerz Cardz PACK #36
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- Playerz Cardz Pack #013
Collected by @beermagician.lens
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- Playerz Cardz Pack #008
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- Big Triangle
In the world of percussion, it's often said that large sources sometimes make small noises. This is certainly true for Big Triangle, the larger-than-life triangle master and one of the core members of the cutting-edge future percussion ensemble "Sticks & Stones". Big Triangle's unique act involves performing on a single triangle, housed within a towering 40 square foot glass pyramid, complete with dazzling lights and mesmerizing lasers. This extraordinary performance has captured the imagination of audiences across the globe.
The anonymous percussionist, hidden behind their shimmering glass structure, presents a unique fusion of visual spectacle and auditory experience. The sonic palette put forth by Big Triangle serves as a complimentary and secondary layer to the music, expertly blending with the ensemble's other elements. The resulting sound is both ethereal and uplifting, evoking a celestial choir that swirls through the atmosphere, reminiscent of a bell tolling for angels past.
In addition to their awe-inspiring performances with "Sticks & Stones", Big Triangle has also been featured in collaborations with a diverse range of artists and genres, bringing their unique blend of visual and auditory artistry to an ever-expanding audience. As a pioneer in the realm of percussive performance, Big Triangle continues to push boundaries and redefine what it means to be a musician in the modern age, all while maintaining an air of enigmatic intrigue that keeps fans captivated and coming back for more.
Jen Lil, better known as Gongist, is a self-proclaimed "Gong Speaker" who has gained international attention for her viral video sensations. These captivating videos showcase her stunning renditions of popular holiday songs, reimagined on the gong. With an uncanny ability to evoke powerful emotions with her gong playing, Jen has become a household name in the world of percussion.
In early 2010, Jen secured the prestigious role of 1st chair gongist for the Berlin Philharmonic, a position she continues to hold to this day. In this capacity, she has not only contributed to numerous classical performances but has also pushed the boundaries of what the gong can achieve in a symphonic setting.
When she's not performing with the orchestra, Jen can be found touring with EmoIndieCore band "WE R 2gethR," where her gong skills add a unique and compelling element to the group's sound. Additionally, Jen actively pursues her solo gong career, mesmerizing audiences worldwide with her extraordinary gong playing prowess. Her ability to blend traditional techniques with modern innovation has led to collaborations with a wide array of musicians and composers across various genres.
In recent years, Jen has also become a sought-after educator, sharing her knowledge and passion for the gong through masterclasses and workshops. As a trailblazer in the world of gong performance, she continues to inspire the next generation of percussionists to explore the vast possibilities of this enigmatic instrument.
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Introducing Muffins, the world's most melodious feline, whose pitch-perfect meows have captivated the hearts of musicians and fans alike. With her undeniable talent for vocalizing in tune, Muffins has broken new ground in the music industry, proving that cats can be just as musically gifted as their human counterparts.
Raised in a family of passionate musicians, Muffins quickly developed an affinity for the tunes that echoed through her home. It didn't take long for her family to notice her unique ability to meow in perfect pitch and rhythm. As videos of her harmonious meows went viral, Muffins found herself in high demand among artists looking for an extraordinary touch to their music.
Muffins' debut album, "Purrfect Pitch," showcased her incredible vocal range and versatility, featuring collaborations with some of the biggest names in the music industry. With unforgettable tracks like "Feline Frequencies," "Whisker Waltz," and "Crescendo of Catnip," the album became an instant sensation, solidifying Muffins' status as the first feline musical prodigy.
From performing in sold-out concert halls to making guest appearances on popular talk shows, Muffins has continued to win over hearts around the globe with her enchanting meows. With each new project, she remains committed to pushing the boundaries of what it means to be a feline in the world of music.
As Muffins continues to shatter stereotypes and redefine the role of cats in the music industry, her extraordinary talents serve as a testament to the boundless potential of feline creativity. In a world where music is often defined by human artistry, Muffins' melodious meows have proven that sometimes, the most captivating sounds come from the most unexpected sources.
- Mue - Web3 Music Metaverse
Music on Lens is about to go super Spatial! 🎧👽🚀
Introducing Mue - a music based Metaverse!
● With Mue you can visualize your Lens music in 3D from your own virtual listening room aka your Lens Pad
● When you play a track, Mue will adjust the mood lighting, visualizers and environment based on the tracks bpm, album cover colors and other factors
● You can also customize a different world for each artist or let Mue choose one for you
● The core idea of Mue is simple - when you listen to music your brain is transported somewhere else and that place is usually a visually rich and immersive place and Mue is trying to capture and express that feeling. By doing so I believe a listener can connect with the music and the artist on a deeper level
● This is a super early preview but I have plans to add collecting, 3D music videos, token gated visualizers, avatars, 3D collectible lens pads, multiplayer listening experience and much much more!
● If you are artist or a music addict please drop ur feedback and suggestions!
● Music featured in the demo from @weinbagz @millionrecords @nena1992 @cristinaspinei
Prepare for liftoff with Abduxion, the interstellar DJ duo who've taken the electronic music scene by storm in their colossal UFO spaceship. Equipped with mind-bending lights and gyrating mechanical parts, their otherworldly performances have left audiences wondering if they've just witnessed an actual alien encounter.
Hailing from the far reaches of the musical universe, Abduxion's members, Captain Cosmic and Astro Andromeda, joined forces with a singular mission: to abduct the hearts and minds of Earth's dance-hungry inhabitants. Together, they've forged an electrifying sound that defies classification, blending electro, house, and trance into an auditory experience that's truly out of this world.
Abduxion's debut album, "Cosmic Connection," skyrocketed to the top of the charts, earning them legions of devoted fans—affectionately dubbed "Abductees." Featuring extraterrestrial anthems such as "Galactic Groove," "Supernova Soirée," and "Wormhole Waltz," the album has become the soundtrack to every intergalactic dance party this side of the Milky Way.
But it's Abduxion's live shows that have truly cemented their status as cosmic conquerors of the dance floor. Hovering above the crowd in their awe-inspiring UFO, complete with pulsating lights and an army of gyrating robot dancers, Captain Cosmic and Astro Andromeda take their "Abductees" on a mesmerizing journey through time and space, proving that the party doesn't stop at the edge of the atmosphere.
As Abduxion continues to explore the farthest reaches of the musical cosmos, one thing is certain: their sonic adventure is just beginning, and Earth's dance floors will never be the same. So buckle up, and get ready for an out-of-this-world experience that's nothing short of abductively extraordinary.
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- Mr. Modulator
Introducing Mr. Modulator, the undisputed maestro of the modular synth, whose awe-inspiring performances on his colossal setup have enthralled audiences worldwide. With a deep understanding of the intricate world of modular synthesis and an unwavering dedication to his craft, Mr. Modulator has become a trailblazer in the realm of electronic music.
Born with an insatiable curiosity for sound and an unyielding passion for experimentation, Mr. Modulator began his journey into the complex world of modular synthesis. Over time, he assembled a sprawling modular synth setup that not only dwarfed traditional setups but also allowed him to unlock an infinite array of sonic possibilities.
Mr. Modulator's live performances are a spectacle to behold, as he masterfully navigates the labyrinth of wires, knobs, and modules that make up his colossal rig. With an uncanny ability to coax an astonishing array of sounds from his intricate setup, Mr. Modulator transports audiences to uncharted sonic territories, seamlessly blending ethereal soundscapes with pulsating beats.
His debut album, "The Modular Maestro," showcases Mr. Modulator's extraordinary talent for exploring the depths of his modular synth setup. Featuring tracks such as "Wired Wonder," "Voltage Voyager," and "Patchwork Paradise," the album serves as a thrilling auditory journey through the endless possibilities of modular synthesis.
As Mr. Modulator continues to push the boundaries of electronic music with his towering modular rig, his fearless approach to sound manipulation has inspired countless musicians to explore the vast potential of modular synthesis. In a world where electronic music often feels formulaic, Mr. Modulator stands as a shining beacon of innovation, proving that the only limit to creativity is our own imagination.
- Piano Man
Introducing Piano Man, the enigmatic studio session pianist and synth player who's become the secret weapon of countless chart-topping artists. With his uncanny ability to elevate any track with his mesmerizing melodies and ethereal synthscapes, Piano Man has become the unsung hero behind some of the biggest hits in modern music.
Originally hailing from a sleepy town with a rich musical heritage, Piano Man honed his craft by studying under the tutelage of some of the greatest piano virtuosos of our time. As his talent blossomed, it wasn't long before he found himself in high demand as a session player, quickly becoming the go-to pianist and synth wizard for artists in search of that certain je ne sais quoi.
With his seemingly endless repertoire of styles, from soaring classical arrangements to hypnotic electronic beats, Piano Man has lent his magic touch to a diverse range of genres. His unique ability to seamlessly blend piano and synth elements has led to collaborations with a veritable who's who of the music industry, from indie darlings to pop megastars.
Although Piano Man has remained somewhat of a mystery, shying away from the limelight in favor of letting his music speak for itself, his contributions to the world of music are impossible to ignore. The tracks he's graced with his presence have been described as "transcendent," "spellbinding," and "nothing short of a masterpiece."
In a world where flashy showmanship often takes center stage, Piano Man's quiet genius serves as a powerful reminder that true talent speaks volumes. As he continues to weave his enchanting melodies and lush synth textures into the fabric of popular music, one thing is certain: Piano Man's legacy will be heard and felt for generations to come.
- Pad Crusher
Growing up in the '80s, Pad Crusher expertly infuses the retro drum machine vibes into modern-day productions, delighting listeners everywhere. Pad Crusher has earned a spot among the industry's innovators, being one of the earliest drummers to incorporate electronic pad triggers on stage, seamlessly blending drum machine and acoustic kit sounds.
Drawing inspiration from iconic drum machines like the 808, 909, Linndrum, and more, Pad has fine-tuned her skills as one of the leading electronic drummers in the industry. If you've come across a retro-sounding track recorded after 1998, there's a high probability Pad's drumming or programming is behind it.
Her meteoric rise began when she joined the electro-fusion group, Synthwave Revivalists, catapulting them to fame with her signature drumming style. Together, they released a string of chart-topping hits, earning Pad a reputation as a sought-after drummer and producer.
Pad's passion for blending the old and the new led her to collaborate with a wide range of artists, from synth-pop icons to indie rock darlings. Her unique approach to drumming and programming has left an indelible mark on the music landscape, inspiring a new generation of electronic musicians.
Currently, Pad Crusher is working on her debut solo album, a sonic journey that explores her love for retro drum machines and nostalgic soundscapes. With her unmatched talent and unyielding dedication to her craft, Pad Crusher continues to break boundaries and redefine electronic drumming for the 21st century.
When you think Hypebot, Airhorner is usually one of the first names that comes to mind. Born from the HypeTrain FutureBeat Disco scene, Airhorner became a mainstay house hypebot at premier clubs such as “Dance8”, “Club Face”, “TurntStyle”, and many others.
Conceived in the brilliant, if slightly eccentric, mind of inventor and music producer Dr. Hype in 2021, Airhorner was initially just a whimsical experiment designed to give the humble airhorn its moment in the spotlight. But, much to the delight of the masses, this robotic maestro quickly became a force to be reckoned with, deftly honking his way into our hearts.
Airhorner's debut album, "Horn of the Future," was an instant hit, skyrocketing to the top of the HypeTrain FutureBeat Disco charts in 2010. The album was praised for its innovative sound and bold use of the airhorn as a primary instrument, with tracks such as "Hyperhorn Express," "Funky Hornet," and "Airborne Illusion" becoming instant classics.
With an ever-growing fan base, Airhorner has captivated audiences around the world with his electrifying live performances. His iconic look, featuring a sleek metallic chassis adorned with multicolored LED lights, has become synonymous with the HypeTrain FutureBeat Disco movement.
As a trailblazer in the industry, Airhorner has collaborated with some of the most influential artists and producers in the music world, including Jim The Slim, SyntheSiZeR, and the legendary Quinty Bone. These partnerships have solidified Airhorner's position as a leading force in the HypeTrain FutureBeat Disco scene, inspiring a new generation of musicians to explore the untapped potential of unconventional instruments.
Airhorner's mission is simple: to create a new era of music that transcends genres and pushes the boundaries of what is considered possible. His fearless dedication to innovation, combined with his unparalleled mastery of the airhorn, has cemented his legacy as a pioneer in the HypeTrain FutureBeat Disco scene.
As Airhorner continues to break new ground and redefine the sonic landscape, the world eagerly awaits his next move. One thing is for certain: the future of music has never sounded so thrilling.
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- Pedal Steely
Introducing Pedal Steely, the undisputed master of the pedal steel guitar and the most sought-after player in the industry. With his unparalleled talent for creating hauntingly beautiful melodies and transcendent soundscapes, Pedal Steely has become a living legend among musicians and fans alike.
Hailing from a long line of musical virtuosos, Pedal Steely's destiny was set in motion when he first laid his hands on a pedal steel guitar. After countless hours spent honing his craft and perfecting his technique, he emerged as a prodigious talent, captivating audiences with his effortless blend of emotion and technical prowess.
As the go-to pedal steel player for countless recording sessions and live performances, Pedal Steely's exquisite playing has graced the tracks of some of the most iconic country artists of our time including “Jimmy John Newton Olivia”, “Old Gloria Twang”, and the legendary “Papa Petey Popper”. With a versatile style that spans genres from country and blues to rock and jazz, his signature sound has become an essential ingredient in the recipe for musical greatness.
Pedal Steely's debut solo album, "The Slide Chronicles," showcased his remarkable ability to tell powerful stories through his instrument. Featuring tracks such as "Bending Horizons," "Twilight Twang," and "Whispering Steel," the album was met with critical acclaim and solidified his reputation as a true master of the pedal steel guitar.
As Pedal Steely continues to push the boundaries of his instrument, his undeniable skill and passion have earned him the admiration of musicians and listeners around the globe. In a world where musical virtuosity is often overshadowed by flashy gimmicks, Pedal Steely stands as a testament to the enduring power of true talent and dedication to one's craft.
- Pitch Glider
Pitch Glider has made a name for herself in the world of contemporary bass playing with her innovative technique and captivating signature sound. A true pioneer, she's known for her mastery of sliding between notes, creating an ethereal and otherworldly effect that has mesmerized audiences and musicians alike.
Hailing from a family of classical musicians, Pitch Glider was introduced to music at a young age. However, it wasn't until she picked up the bass guitar that she discovered her true passion. With an unyielding dedication to her craft, she spent countless hours refining her unique sliding technique, ultimately redefining the possibilities of bass playing.
Pitch Glider's breakthrough came when she joined the experimental dream-pop band, "Celestial Glide." Together, they released a string of critically acclaimed albums, with Pitch Glider's enchanting basslines playing a pivotal role in their signature sound. The band's success catapulted her into the spotlight, and she quickly became a sought-after session musician and collaborator.
Throughout her career, Pitch Glider has worked with a diverse range of artists, from ambient electronic producers to progressive rock bands. Regardless of the genre, her unmistakable style always shines through, adding a layer of depth and emotion to any track she graces.
In recent years, Pitch Glider has ventured into solo projects, releasing her debut album, "Transcendental Slides," which showcases her full range of abilities as a composer, producer, and bassist. The album has received widespread acclaim for its innovative fusion of genres and its ethereal soundscapes.
As Pitch Glider continues to break new ground and redefine the role of the bass guitar, her influence on the music world is undeniable. With her unrelenting passion and trailblazing technique, she remains an inspiration to countless musicians and an icon in the ever-evolving world of bass playing.
- Grimes and AI
Listen to @weinbagz.lens talk about his experience using the Grimes AI vocal generation tools and give his perspective on the future of AI-assisted music creation.
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- Episode 26 guest @weinbagz.lens has been active in web3 music since its “start” in early 2021 and he’s seen how much the niche/scene has developed
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- More Cowbell
When the fever strikes, there's only one cure: More Cowbell. While some might label him a one-trick pony, it's undeniable that Moore A. Corbell is among the most talented and influential ponies of his kind.
More Cowbell is celebrated for his impeccable timing and unwavering consistency on the classic Almglocken. Though he may not be a master of rhythmic variation, he more than compensates with his flair and tone. Renowned for playing quarter notes exclusively, Moore's distinctive touch can be found on numerous timeless records, with his most notable appearance on "Directors Of Luck" by the infamous "Red Clam Faction."
In a world of complex rhythms and intricate beats, More Cowbell stands as a beacon of simplicity and elegance. Moore A. Corbell's steadfast dedication to his craft has earned him a place in the annals of music history as the undisputed master of the Almglocken.
- Sub Pumper
One of the leading emerging artists from the underground EBD music community, Sub Pumper had a slow and steady rise to fame. A producer first, a synth bassist second, Sub Pumper still proves to be one of the most versatile bassists on the scene.
Her breakout hit, “I Wanna Bass You Up” didn’t come until 10 years into her career. Her early formative years saw her playing to diehard fans in basement bars and underground house parties. Once the hype started though, it just kept ramping up for Sub Pumper. Now, she has established herself as one of the most in-demand bassists and producers and has worked with a slew of artists ranging from ClickerTOT all the way to GrabbnChedda and everybody in between.
Sub Pumper's unique blend of thumping basslines, intricate synth work, and avant-garde production techniques have solidified her place among the EBD elite. Her live shows are an unforgettable experience, filled with hypnotic visuals, immersive soundscapes, and, of course, her signature synth bass wizardry.
In recent years, Sub Pumper has continued to expand her musical horizons, exploring new genres and collaborating with a diverse array of musicians. Her latest album, "Subterranean Groove Factory," is a testament to her growth as an artist, showcasing a fresh and innovative sound that has both critics and fans buzzing with excitement.
As Sub Pumper's star continues to rise, her dedication to pushing the boundaries of bass and electronic music remains unwavering. With each new release and collaboration, she solidifies her status as a trailblazer in the industry and an inspiration to countless aspiring musicians. The underground EBD music community may have been her launching pad, but there's no doubt that Sub Pumper's impact will be felt far beyond its borders.
- Laid Bak
A protégé of the legendary Dron Flarington, Laid Bak has elevated soul music to unprecedented heights. Whether he's jamming with a jazz trio in an intimate club or headlining festivals with his Jamtrazica-infused Mamba ensemble, "Gravit8 2 M3," Laid Bak is rarely absent from the stage.
Often hailed as one of the most versatile drummers of his time, Laid Bak effortlessly adapts to any musical situation. When he's not performing live, you'll likely find him honing his chops in the park, always striving for perfection.
As a master of balance and groove, Laid Bak's approach to drumming has been nothing short of transformative. His work with "Gravit8 2 M3" led the ensemble to international acclaim, blending genres and captivating audiences with their hypnotic rhythms.
In addition to his ensemble performances, Laid Bak has collaborated with an array of artists from diverse musical backgrounds, always bringing his signature style to the table. His relentless pursuit of innovation has earned him a reputation as a true visionary in the drumming world.
Currently, Laid Bak is exploring new sonic landscapes with a solo project that delves into the depths of polyrhythmic experimentation. As he continues to redefine the boundaries of drumming, Laid Bak solidifies his place as one of the most influential percussionists of our generation.
Once upon a time in the late '70s, nestled amid the cacophony of a thousand pixels in combat, a vintage arcade machine named 8bit4u booted up. Originally programmed to bleep, bloop, and entertain hordes of gamers, 8bit4u wasn't content being another face in the digital crowd. Fueled by a desire for more, it chose a different destiny: the world of music.
Instead of flashing "GAME OVER" in pixelated mockery, 8bit4u began to broadcast its talents across the game hall. It fine-tuned its sonic output, turned high scores into high notes, and replaced the electronic gibberish of gameplay with the sweet symphony of 8-bit melodies. The joystick and buttons were no longer conduits of digital conflict but became instruments of harmony, as 8bit4u's transformation was as unexpected as it was revolutionary.
A breakout sensation on the DigiBit scene, 8bit4u showed that music wasn't just for the orchestras and radios. It could be born from anywhere, even a bulky box in the corner of a noisy arcade. 8bit4u became an iconic voice, a pixelated Pavarotti, a virtual Vivaldi, serenading the nation with its infectious 8-bit beats.
Today, 8bit4u continues to jolt audiences into a state of nostalgia, one digital note at a time. It's not just an arcade game—it's an arcade sensation, a national treasure, and a testament to the power of creativity and thinking outside the cartridge. From the circuit board to the sound board, 8bit4u has redefined what it means to play a tune, literally turning game over into game on. So next time you pass by a vintage arcade machine, listen closely. You might just hear the distant echo of 8bit4u's next big hit.
- Mr. Tambourine Man
It's nearly impossible to find a top 5 tambourine players list that doesn't feature Mr. Tambourine Man, Pat "Tamb" Striker. Beginning his career in the late 90s as a studio hand at the infamous "Hit Makers Studio" in Nashville, Pat's relentless work ethic and keen ear propelled him to the position of lead engineer.
One fateful summer night in 2005, Pat found himself recording the up-and-coming CowFunk ensemble, "Branded Stakes." When their tambourine player ended up in jail for public intoxication, the band faced a dilemma: they only had one day in the studio due to budget constraints. That's when Pat stepped up, laying down the tambourine parts for their missing musician.
At the time, nobody knew Pat had such hidden talents. But with that single recording session, he forever changed the world of tambourine playing. Completely self-taught, Pat brought a fresh, revolutionary approach to the instrument, pioneering techniques that have since become industry standards. The band hired him on the spot, and thus, a legend was born.
Nowadays, Pat divides his time between his work as a recording engineer and his role as one of the most sought-after tambourine players alive. From humble beginnings to shaking the foundations of the music world, Pat "Tamb" Striker has truly made his mark on the history of tambourine.
- Bobo The Clown
Introducing Bobo The Clown, the whimsical mastermind who left an indelible mark on the ClownCore scene as part of the legendary Toot Mcgoot Silly Scoot band. Bursting onto the scene with a honk and a hoot, Bobo's larger-than-life presence and impeccable comic timing made him an instant icon.
Bobo's journey began under the big top of a small-town circus, where his talent for slapstick shenanigans and madcap musicality quickly caught the eye of Toot Mcgoot's eccentric frontman, Mr. Giggles. Bobo was soon recruited into the band, and the rest, as they say, is ClownCore history.
With Bobo onboard, Toot Mcgoot Silly Scoot unleashed their debut album, "Circus of Chaos," which sent shockwaves through the ClownCore world. Featuring Bobo's signature slide whistle solos and whimsical kazoo riffs, tracks like "Juggling Jamboree," "Pratfall Parade," and "Unicycle Unison" captured the hearts and funny bones of audiences everywhere.
Bobo's onstage antics, complete with his trademark polka-dot jumpsuit and oversized shoes, quickly became the stuff of legend. His zany performances, coupled with a knack for playing every instrument from the rubber chicken to the whoopee cushion, made Toot Mcgoot Silly Scoot's concerts a wild, confetti-filled spectacle that fans simply couldn't get enough of.
After leaving a lasting impression on the ClownCore scene, Bobo decided it was time to pursue his solo career, further honing his skills as a musical maverick. With a wink and a nod, Bobo The Clown has shown the world that laughter and music make for the most delightful of combinations, and the ClownCore scene has never been the same since.
- Mr. Smooth
Mr. Smooth has been soothing souls with his blend of Smooth Jazz and Neo Body Groove for the last two decades by way of his ever so delicate guitar work. Whether you’ve seen him with his 20 piece band in prestigious theaters and opera houses or caught his smooth jazz trio “Smooth Sailin” in a tiny midtown club, odds are he was able to touch your spirit in a way you never could have preconceived.
Upon first glance, the mohawk, leather jacket, chains, and tattoos might give you the impression you’re in for a night of fast-paced, in-your-face music, but it is that exact juxtaposition between style and sound that really puts Smooth into a category all of his own. If you’ve ever wondered what DeathPunk meets Jazz meets Leather sounds and looks like, you’ve finally arrived.
With a discography as unique as his fashion sense, Mr. Smooth has released a string of hits like "Safety Pin Serenade," "Mosh Pit Moods," and "Mohawk Melodies." Each album further cements his legacy as a pioneer in the world of Neo Body Groove. Critics and fans alike are left scratching their heads, pondering the enigma that is Mr. Smooth, while simultaneously tapping their feet to his undeniably infectious guitar melodies and chords.
From his sold-out performances at "Tommy Rex’s" to his frequent appearances at the prestigious "Punk & Plush Festival," Mr. Smooth's live shows are nothing short of legendary. As he shreds his guitar with the finesse of a seasoned jazz musician and the attitude of a punk rocker, he leaves audiences in awe of his unmatched dexterity and unparalleled stage presence.
As Mr. Smooth continues to break boundaries and challenge musical norms, his wit, sarcasm, and unapologetic dedication to his craft serve as a constant reminder that true artistry is about taking risks and defying expectations. In a world where genres are often confined to strict boundaries, Mr. Smooth has proven that it comes down to two things, musicality and attitude.
When you think of Disco HopTrance, Sustainer is always one of the first names that comes to most peoples' minds. One of the most understated musicians of our era, Sustainer has become a master of the "less is more" approach when it comes to the bottom end.
Sustainer's journey into the world of Disco HopTrance began when he discovered his passion for minimalist beats and groovy basslines. Over the years, he honed his craft, focusing on creating an immersive atmosphere with just a few carefully chosen notes and loops. This unique approach caught the attention of some of the biggest names in the industry, and soon Sustainer found himself collaborating with the likes of GrooveMancer, HypeTronic, and SynthScape.
His debut album, "Sustain the Groove," became an instant classic, defining the Disco HopTrance sound and inspiring a whole new generation of producers. The album's success led to a whirlwind of sold-out tours, festival appearances, and high-profile collaborations.
Despite his growing fame, Sustainer remains humble and dedicated to his craft. His live performances are a testament to his mastery, as he effortlessly weaves intricate basslines and hypnotic beats, all while maintaining an air of mystery and intrigue.
As Sustainer continues to explore the depths of Disco HopTrance, his influence on the genre only grows stronger. With each new release, he solidifies his reputation as a trailblazer and a true artist, unafraid to push the boundaries of sound and redefine what it means to be a bassist in the modern era.
- Episode 26- Weinbagz
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@weinbagz.lens is a musician, keyboardist, producer, guitar player, visual artist, overall creator, and more! He’s been active in web3 music practically since its inception in early 2021 and was part of possibly the first generative audiovisual NFT collaboration called Homework. We talked about his musical background, his history in web3, his upcoming audiovisual project Playerz Cardz, and much more!
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- Sax Man
Introducing Sax Man, the charismatic saxophonist whose soulful solos and jaw-dropping technique have earned him a place among the legends of contemporary jazz. With his undeniable flair for performance and unwavering passion for his craft, Sax Man has become an iconic figure in the world of music, captivating audiences with his mesmerizing saxophone skills.
Born with an innate talent for the saxophone, Sax Man quickly rose to prominence as a prodigious young musician. His passion for jazz led him on a lifelong journey to perfect his technique and develop his signature sound—a soulful blend of traditional jazz infused with modern influences.
Sax Man's debut album, "Saxual Healing," showcased his incredible ability to breathe new life into classic jazz standards while also introducing listeners to his own original compositions. Featuring unforgettable tracks such as "Sax on the Beach," "Crescent Moon Serenade," and "Sultry Sunset," the album became an instant classic, propelling Sax Man to the forefront of the jazz scene.
Known for his electrifying live performances, Sax Man has graced the stages of the world's most prestigious jazz clubs and music festivals, leaving audiences spellbound by his soulful solos and dizzying technique. With his charismatic stage presence and unwavering commitment to his art, Sax Man has inspired a new generation of musicians to explore the rich and diverse world of jazz.
As Sax Man continues to push the boundaries of jazz with his innovative sound and unparalleled technical prowess, his groundbreaking work serves as a testament to the power of passion and perseverance. In a world where the allure of the saxophone often lies hidden beneath the surface, Sax Man's soulful solos have proven that sometimes, the sweetest sounds come from the most unexpected places.
- Introducing Weinbagz
This week's podcast is with @weinbagz.lens a musician, keyboardist, producer, and more!
I'm super excited to announce that we are partnering on the Lens podcast release tomorrow with some exclusive Weinbagz art and raffle entries for his upcoming project!
Everyone who collects the podcast on Lens will be put into a raffle for a FREE mint of his upcoming project Playerz Cardz (priced at 0.03 ETH), AND all podcast collectors will be given access to a gated page on his Bonfire site to access some exclusive art that can't be found anywhere else!
We had an awesome conversation about his musical background, his history in the roots of web3 music, and his upcoming audiovisual project Playerz Cardz that mints June 26th (depending on ETH gas). Can't wait to release this episode tomorrow and stay tuned to collect the podcast for raffle entries and exclusive content!
- Watr Bttl
Splish, splash, splat... These are just a few of the distinctive sounds you can expect to hear from the enigmatic Watr Bttl. As a master of striking glass bottles and splashing in pools of water, Watr Bttl has carved out a unique niche in the realm of Alternative Percussion.
The true identity of Watr Bttl remains shrouded in mystery and speculation, as the public has never seen them without their signature helmet. Some insist that Watr Bttl is none other than former "Grabbit" drummer, Randy Blannard. Watr Bttl emerged on the scene shortly after Randy's departure from "Grabbit," fueling the rumors. However, Randy has publicly denied these claims.
Regardless of their true identity, Watr Bttl has forever taken our sonic perception of H20 to a whole new level. Whether they're featured on an Afro-Cuban record or contributing to chart-topping pop hits, we can always count on Watr Bttl to add their distinctive splash of style and send us on a sonic journey with their mesmerizing drips and drops.
- Keytar Climber
Introducing Keytar Climber, the fearless musician whose gravity-defying performances on her colossal 25-foot high guitar/keyboard hybrid have left audiences around the world breathless. With her daring combination of musical prowess and acrobatic skill, Keytar Climber has become an unstoppable force in the world of live entertainment.
Born with an unquenchable thirst for adventure and a passion for music, Keytar Climber set out to create a one-of-a-kind instrument that would challenge both her physical and musical abilities. The result of her tireless efforts was the awe-inspiring "Skytar," a towering fusion of guitar and keyboard that requires her to literally scale new heights with every performance.
With her powerful blend of musical talent and athletic agility, Keytar Climber has captivated audiences with her thrilling live shows. As she scales the towering Skytar, her fingers deftly dance across the keys and strings, creating a mesmerizing symphony of sound that is as visually stunning as it is aurally captivating.
Keytar Climber's debut album, "Ascent of Sound," showcases her unparalleled ability to navigate the unique challenges of her massive instrument. Featuring tracks such as "Stratospheric Strumming," "Harmonic Heights," and "Summit of Synthesis," the album is a testament to her unwavering commitment to pushing the boundaries of musical performance.
As Keytar Climber continues to soar to new heights in her career, her fearless approach to music and performance has inspired a new generation of musicians to dream big and reach for the stars. In a world where it often feels like everything has been done before, Keytar Climber stands as a shining example of the limitless possibilities that await those who dare to challenge the status quo.
- Wolfman’s Brother
Introducing Wolfman's Brother, the enigmatic half-man, half-wolf synthesizer programmer and player who's taken the music world by storm. With his supernatural talent for crafting spellbinding synth melodies and a strikingly lupine appearance, Wolfman's Brother has become an iconic figure in the Electronic Beast Feast music scene.
Born under the light of a full moon, Wolfman's Brother's mysterious origins are the stuff of legend. Gifted with an uncanny ability to harness the raw power of nature, he found solace in the world of synthesizers, using their electronic wizardry to unleash his inner musical beast.
As a master synthesizer programmer, Wolfman's Brother quickly gained a reputation for his untamed creativity and unparalleled skill. Combining the primal essence of his lupine heritage with his passion for electronic soundscapes, he crafted a mesmerizing signature sound that captivated listeners from the darkest corners of the forest to the neon-lit dance floors of the city.
Wolfman's Brother's debut album, "Lunar Frequencies," became an instant classic, featuring tracks like "Moonlit Melodies," "Howling Harmonics," and "Feral Fugue." These songs showcased his extraordinary ability to weave together otherworldly synth lines with the ancient rhythms of his wild lineage, bridging the gap between the natural and digital worlds.
With his piercing eyes, lupine snarl, and an unmatched gift for synthesizer programming, Wolfman's Brother has forever changed the landscape of the Electronic Beast Feast genre. As he continues to explore the depths of his feral musicality, one thing is certain: Wolfman's Brother is leading the pack in a thrilling new direction, proving that even the wildest of beasts can find their home on the dance floor.
- Bass Pusher
Bass Pusher got her start in the early 2000s on the SubHouseCoreCore scene. Her impeccable synth programming skills and incredible keyboard chops quickly garnered her a national following of dedicated fans.
Pusher was one of the founding members of the dance trio ensemble, Jump Slap Push, which had a long string of number 1 hits from 2009-2016. Alongside band members, Jump and Slap, Push toured the world playing to sold-out stadiums.
In 2017, Bass Pusher decided to embark on a solo career, showcasing her exceptional talent as a synth bass player and innovative producer. Her debut album, "Subsonic Vibrations," featured collaborations with some of the biggest names in electronic music and cemented her status as a force to be reckoned with in the industry.
Known for her dynamic stage presence and visually stunning performances, Bass Pusher has become a festival favorite, headlining major events such as "Bassopolis," "SynthFest," and the legendary "Wobble World." With each electrifying performance, she captivates audiences with her powerful basslines, mind-bending synth textures, and infectious grooves.
As Bass Pusher continues to push the limits of electronic music with her genre-defying sound and unparalleled musicianship, her influence on the SubHouseCoreCore scene remains as strong as ever. With a seemingly endless well of creativity and a passion for her craft that knows no bounds, Bass Pusher's musical legacy continues to grow, inspiring a new generation of artists to explore the boundless potential of synth bass and electronic music.
- Pipe Smasher
Renowned for his heavy-handed approach, Pipe Smasher's unique drumming style is instantly recognizable due to his unconventional gear. From lead pipes and kitchen sinks to various plumbing accessories, his signature sound truly comes alive with the large metal pipes he uses as drumsticks.
Pipe Smasher's career took off in the CraftCore scene, performing early shows in abandoned warehouses and home goods stores with his band, "The Metal Hitters." Although the band's momentum dwindled after a short time, Smasher's big break arrived when he landed a gig with the then up-and-coming DJ Smash Allstar.
The dynamic DJ/drummer duo captivated audiences with their eclectic fusion of digital sounds and analog plumbing materials. Their innovative blend quickly gained national attention, and they found themselves headlining theaters and clubs across the country.
As their popularity grew, Pipe Smasher and DJ Smash Allstar released a series of chart-topping hits, pushing the boundaries of conventional music and inspiring a wave of unconventional musicians. Their unorthodox style and penchant for the unexpected has earned them a dedicated following, eagerly awaiting their next move.
Currently, Pipe Smasher is working on a side project, "Pipes and Bytes," which combines his distinctive drumming with cutting-edge electronic music production. With his relentless creativity and unwavering commitment to pushing the limits of percussion, Pipe Smasher continues to redefine what it means to be a drummer in the modern music landscape.
- Shredder McShreddy
Meet Shredder McShreddy, the guitar-wielding prodigy who's single-handedly brought "over the top" back to the music scene. With a mind-boggling mastery of the guitar that borders on self-parody, Shredder's relentless pursuit of face-melting solos has audiences everywhere questioning the very meaning of "too much."
Shredder's tale of technical wizardry began in a dusty garage, armed with nothing more than a hand-me-down six-string and an insatiable desire to shred. After spending countless hours diligently practicing scales and mastering arpeggios, Shredder emerged as the undisputed king of playing really, really fast.
With his blistering solos and a penchant for leather pants, Shredder McShreddy's debut album, "Rapid-Fire Riffs," took the world by storm—or at least the small, highly caffeinated corner of it that's obsessed with shredding. Featuring such lightning-fast tracks as "Velocity Vortex," "Warp-Speed Waltz," and the ever-so-humble "Fingers of Fury," Shredder's music is best enjoyed with a side of whiplash.
In a world of understated musical minimalism, Shredder McShreddy's live shows are a delightful throwback to the glory days of unapologetic excess. Picture a stage filled with fog, lasers, and pyrotechnics, as Shredder's fingers dance nimbly across the fretboard in a display of technical prowess that's equal parts impressive and absurd.
Shredder McShreddy's approach to the guitar is a tongue-in-cheek reminder that sometimes, more is more. As he continues to shred his way into the hearts and eardrums of audiences everywhere, one thing is certain: subtlety is overrated.
- Snake Shaker
Snake Shaker's meteoric rise to fame as the house percussionist in the all-snake ensemble, "Slithering Sleuths," was as swift as it was tumultuous. Famed for his unpredictable and often hot-tempered demeanor, Snake quickly earned a reputation for being "cold-blooded" and has had numerous run-ins with the law for striking out and biting overly enthusiastic fans who tried to approach him.
However, what has solidified him as one of the most sought-after percussionists in the industry is his unmistakable sense of groove and silky shaker tone, which has become his signature sound. He has slithered his way onto stages with countless greats, including but not limited to Coil McCoily, Skin SHEDDER, and Carrol "Hiss" Blevins.
Despite his wild reputation, Snake Shaker has managed to balance his personal life with his professional one. He currently resides with his wife and three sons on a warm rock somewhere in the Moab Desert. When he's not touring the world with renowned musicians, Snake enjoys basking in the sun and teaching his offspring the art of percussion. With his undeniable talent and serpentine charm, Snake Shaker continues to leave a lasting impression on the music scene.
- Bob Borker
Introducing Bob Borker, the world's most talented canine crooner, whose soulful howls have captured the hearts of prominent musicians and fans alike. With his innate ability to bring a unique emotional depth to any track, Bob Borker has become the go-to dog for artists seeking that special, four-legged touch.
Hailing from a long line of musically-gifted canines, Bob Borker first discovered his remarkable vocal talents while howling along to the radio with his human family. As word spread of his extraordinary abilities, it wasn't long before music industry legends began knocking on his doggy door, eager to harness the power of his unparalleled borks.
With his uncanny knack for perfect pitch and an innate sense of rhythm, Bob Borker has lent his howling expertise to a wide array of genres, from indie rock and pop to jazz and classical. His natural ability to emote through his soul-stirring howls has added a unique layer of depth and emotion to countless tracks, earning him legions of devoted fans—both human and canine.
Bob Borker's debut album, "Barkz & Beatz," showcased his incredible vocal range and versatility, featuring collaborations with some of the biggest names in music. With unforgettable tracks like "Howling Harmony," "Melodic Muzzle," and "Paws & Pitches," the album became an instant classic, solidifying Bob Borker's status as the undisputed king of canine crooning.
As Bob Borker continues to break boundaries and redefine the role of man's best friend in the music industry, his extraordinary talents serve as a testament to the boundless potential of canine creativity. In a world where it's all too easy to get lost in the noise, Bob Borker's howls have proven that sometimes, the most powerful voices come from the most unexpected places.
- Vintage Maker
If you’re into 70’s soul and funk, you might have heard of “Vintage Maker”, the ingenious musical innovator who's taken the world by storm with his groundbreaking invention, the Vinterator. This self-made computer/synth marvel has earned him a reputation as a modern-day wizard, able to produce astonishingly accurate clones of iconic vintage keyboards, such as the Hammond B3 and Fender Rhodes, the clavinet, and more.
Born with an insatiable curiosity and a passion for all things vintage, Vintage Maker's journey began as he sought to preserve the unique sounds of classic keyboards that had captivated him from a young age. Meticulously studying the intricacies of these iconic instruments, he set out to create his magnum opus: the Vinterator.
The Vinterator, a remarkable fusion of cutting-edge technology and vintage charm, allows Vintage Maker to flawlessly replicate the distinct sounds and nuances of legendary keyboards. With this powerful tool at his fingertips, he has single-handedly resurrected the golden age of keyboard music, delighting fans and musicians alike.
Vintage Maker's debut album, "The Vinterator Chronicles," showcases his extraordinary talent for breathing new life into the sounds of yesteryear. Featuring tracks such as "Retro Resurrection," "Nostalgic Nebula," and "Timeless Tones," the album is a veritable time machine, transporting listeners back to the heyday of the Hammond B3, Fender Rhodes, and beyond.
As Vintage Maker continues to push the boundaries of musical innovation with his Vinterator, his unwavering dedication to preserving the legacy of vintage keyboards has earned him a place in the annals of music history. In a world where the allure of the past often clashes with the promise of the future, Vintage Maker serves as a shining example of how the two can coexist in perfect harmony.
- Bridge A Slapper
Bridge A Slapper has had a long and illustrious career as a world-renowned bassist. His name stems from his signature mix of slap bass and groovy pocket finger plucking.
The son of the infamous double bass husband/wife duo, Laying Sub Bricks, he came honestly by his natural inclination to the low end and discovered the bass guitar at the age of 2. By the age of 10, he had already won several national funk bass competitions, and at 12, was already hired by the Retro Future Funk outfit, “All That Glitters Is Funk” and on the road with the 12-piece band full time.
Bridge A Slapper's virtuosity and unique playing style quickly gained him international acclaim, and in no time, he found himself sharing stages with some of the biggest names in the Future Funk and LowCore world. His bass lines became the backbone of countless hit songs, earning him a reputation as a bass-playing powerhouse.
In 2022, Bridge A Slapper embarked on a successful solo career with his debut album, "Under the Slap." The record showcased his diverse range of influences, blending funk, jazz, and soul into a bass-driven sonic experience that resonated with fans and critics alike.
As a sought-after session musician and collaborator, Bridge A Slapper has appeared on numerous recordings, always leaving his unmistakable mark on each track. His mastery of the bass guitar has inspired countless aspiring musicians, and his name has become synonymous with the very best in funk bass playing.
From his humble beginnings as a child prodigy to his status as a living legend, Bridge A Slapper continues to push the boundaries of bass guitar performance, blending technique, groove, and innovation in a way that only he can. As he continues to evolve and inspire, one thing is certain: the world of funk bass playing will never be the same.