Here’s What’s New…
My good friend Emancipator, continues to build on an ambitious 2015 with the release of his second remix album, Dusk to Dawn Remixes. Curated entirely by Appling himself, Dusk to Dawn Remixes picks up where the original album left off, offering a gorgeous and engaging listening experience through the juxtaposition of a variety of differing […]
Last week, while passing through NYC, I stopped by the SIRIUS XM Radio studios, and dropped this exclusive mix. The running theme to this mix is electronica with live instruments. STS9- BETTER DAY HAYWYRE- THE SCHISIM MADEON- YOU’RE ON (GRAMATIK RMX INSTRUMENTAL) BEAT FATIGUE- STRAIGHT UP SHUFFLE EMANCIPATOR ENSEMBLE – THE WAY (LIVE) D.V.S* – […]
Here’s a short recap from my set at Lightning in a Bottle 2015 in Bradley, CA. Thanks to my friend Erinn Bone for joining the set on Trumpet! Big ups to all the crazies dancing too!
Producing and Performing Electronic Music with D.V.S.* Join us for a 3-day workshop (June 17-19), exploring the vast territories of producing and performing electronic music with Ableton Live. The class will be hosted by advanced Ableton producer and guitarist/ educator D.V.S* (aka Derek VanScoten). Lesson formats will vary between group activity and one-on-one attention with […]
"Silence is the potential from which music can arise." —Keith Jarrett I came up as a guitarist wanting to learn every style possible…classical, jazz, bluegrass, funk, latin, Pink Floyd, Hendrix, metal…no stone unturned. When I entered the world of electronic music, I quickly discovered that this trait is sometimes seen as a set back, like […]