Kyle Justin (born Kyle Justin Hamm May 18, 1975) is an American singer–songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who is best known as vocalist/guitarist of the American rock band Skeleteen. He is noted for his work in Scarling. and The Studdogs, as well as other bands.
Jan Robbe, otherwise known by his music project aliases Atomhead, Erratic, and UndaCova, is an electronic music artist. He founded the experimental netlabel Entity in 2003 with friend Nico de Gols (aka Kaebin Yield). Jan Robbe is known for expressing various musical styles under different pseudonyms.
Hayden Chisholm is an New Zealand composer,record producer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist. His work has touched on a wide range of musical genres but he is best-known for his, jazz, improvised and contemporary classical music, and his work with the artist Rebecca Horn.
Ken Butler is an artist and musician and experimental musical instrument builder. Some of his creations are made from rifles. In the past and currently Butler has worked with artists like John Zorn, Laurie Anderson, Butch Morris, The Soldier String Quartet. Butler has released an album on John Zorn's label Tzadik Records, performed in many places among which the Knitting Factory.
Resurrector (born Grant McDonald Chambers, 10 May 1971 in New Haven, CT) is an electronic music producer best known as founder of Colorado/San Francisco Dub Hop band Heavyweight Dub Champion.. He is the co-producer of both Heavyweight Dub Champion studio albums and is main creator of the band's philosophical ideology defined by the Last Champion Manifesto, a booklet included with the 2002 album, Survival Guide For The End of Time.
Mike Hovancsek (born c. 1967) is a multi-instrumentalist, visual artist, and writer from Kent, Ohio, United States. He collaborated with Egyptian composer Halim El-Dabh since the late 1980s (performing and recording with him, and restoring his early electronic music), and is a former member of the multicultural experimental group, Pointless Orchestra. He plays the guzheng, koto, guitar, waterphone, and percussion, among other instruments.
Monotrona was a one-woman musical/performance group active from 1996 to 2003 founded by Jodie Baltazar, also known as Jodie Mechanic. Monotrona performed in costume and in character as one of many self-styled Superbeings or Fourteen Impersonations of Man These Superbeings took the form of marginally or partially human figures such as apes, robots, ghosts, madmen, or giants with the additional perk that they possessed (or thought they possessed) superhuman powers.
Alan Courtis (a.k.a. Anla Courtis, Alna Courtis, Courtis, etc. ) was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina on February 22, 1972. He studied classical guitar, piano, theory and composition. He holds a degree in Communication Science from the University of Buenos Aires, where he currently runs an annual music workshop. He played electric guitar in diverse bands and in 1993 he co-founded the group Reynols.
Ernst Ulrich Deuker is a bass player and contrabass clarinet player. He became known with the band Ideal. 1968 Deuker received his first electric bass. At the beginning of the 1970s he founded with his brother Martin the political rock band Linkerton in Berlin. In 1979 was the first meeting of the Neue Deutsche Welle formation Ideal. 1980 the first album Ideal came out. 1981 the record producer Conny Plank produced the album Der Ernst des Lebens.
Bernard Vitet, born on May 26 1934 in Paris, is a French trumpetist and composer, co-founder of the first free jazz band in France (1964) together with François Tusques, Michel Portal Unit (1972) and Un Drame Musical Instantané with Jean-Jacques Birgé and Francis Gorgé in 1976. He belongs to the first meeting between jazz and contemporary music with Bernard Parmegiani and Jean-Louis Chautemps.
Since its creation in 1976 Un Drame Musical Instantané, featuring Jean-Jacques Birgé, Bernard Vitet and Francis Gorgé, has decided to promote collective musical creation, co-signing their albums which they consider as artworks in themselves or their live shows which they try to renew every time they play.