Waveforms: Aligning Minds Recordings Launch Party featuring A Path Untold, Aligning Minds, Futexture, Bombassic, and MORE! Ages 16+ ** WAVEFORMS: ALIGNING MINDS, A PATH UNTOLD, FUTEXTURE, BOMBASSIC ---------------------- SATURDAY, DEC 19, 2015 9PM-1AM doors at 8 16+ The Orange Peel Social and Pleasure Club 101 BILTMORE AVE ASHEVILLE, NC 28801http://www.theorangepeel.net/ ---------------------- A Very special WAVEFORMS event celebrating the release of A Path Untold Secret Subtle Light LP Grab it here: https://amrecs.bandcamp.com/releasesThe album is the first release on the newly established Aligning Minds Recordings imprint, based out of Asheville, NC the label focuses on electronic music crafted with an emphasis on emotional depth and personal perspective.The WAVEFORMS series is focused on bringing top notch production, innovative aesthetics and forward thinking electronic music to the Asheville music scene. -----------------------'-'-'-'-'-' EVENT TICKETS: -'-'-'-'-'-' Main Event = $7 Presale / $10 DoorTICKET SALES:Also available at The Door if event does not sell out before hand ------------------ LINEUP: ------------------ *All time slots TBA soon!- A PATH UNTOLDhttp://www.aligningminds.com/http://www.soundcloud.com/aligningmindshttp://www.facebook.com/aligningmindsA Path Untold is the solo electronic music project of producer, Daniel A. Merrill, who is one half of the genre-crossing duo known as Aligning Minds. Typically known for their work in the realms of transformational psychedelic bass music, downtempo and idm, Aligning Minds has made a large impact on audiences worldwide with their melodic, soulful sound.A Path Untold unlocks a new chapter in this producers focus, moving forward with the creation of music that defies genre categorization and captivates the imagination and heart. It explores the notion that music is a mystery to be unraveled; a path to explore the far reaches of yet untold existence.Drawing upon a fusion of genre influences like future garage, breakbeat, idm, deep house, and ambient, A Path Untold seeks to unearth new emotional response patterns within the listener for a mutually connective experience. The album will be the first release on the newly established Aligning Minds Recordings label, which will focus on electronic music crafted with an emphasis on emotional depth and personal perspective.- ALIGNING MINDShttp://www.aligningminds.com/http://www.soundcloud.com/aligningmindshttp://www.facebook.com/aligningmindsAligning Minds is the unique and captivating collaboration of two producers and a live drummer using sound to achieve a mutual vision. Ethereal and dubby, uplifting and haunting, their music winds its way through the imaginative souls of its listeners, offering a deep exploration of subsonic mood and emotional atmosphere. Focused on unifying electronic music through diverse influence, their sound fuses elements of many genres like downtempo, dubstep, breakbeat and idm but without the need for formulaic restrictions.- FUTEXTUREhttps://soundcloud.com/futexturehttps://www.facebook.com/futextureThrough a futuristic blend of bass-heavy dance music, jazz-driven harmonies, and contemplative downtempo dreamscapes, David skillfully and playfully weaves a highly personal sound that truly defies classification. Traversing a wide range of tempos and genres, his versatility is bolstered by creative sound design, acoustic instrumentation, and crisp production.Futexture has released music through Gravitas Recordings, Bluetechs Critical Beats for the Climate, Afro Monk Records, Circuitree Records, Forward Thinking Sounds, and Kalya Scintillas Merkaba Records.With influences from Dave Brubeck to Dave Tipper, Futextures music transcends the typical barriers between electronic and traditional composition. Exceptional command over detail, depth of expression, and the ability to perform in a multitude of settings has earned this 24 year old producer accolades from some of the most respected minds in forward thinking electronic music.- BOMBASSIChttp://www.soundcloud.com/bombassichttp://www.facebook.com/bombassicBomBassic is the musical collaboration of Brucey B and Cpt. HyperDrive focused on creating sound full of emotion and energy. Raised on the raw sound of NY hip-hop, and groomed in Ashevilles eclectic electronic music scene, they exhibit a wide range of influences. From funk, classical, jazz to glitch-hop, house, and future bass, every resonating genre is explored. With Brucey B on the keys and HyperDrive controlling a custom DJ-FX rack, their high-energy live performance adds an incredibly soulful dimension to their sound. BomBassics music is always growing, in different directions, looking for new ways to connect with the listener.- PERFORMANCE ART / DANCE -Kristi Wrolstad http://kristiwrolstad.com/Kristi has immersed herself in a lifetime of dance and performance art. From ballet, hip-hop, and tap dance to flamenco, hula, and afro-brazilian. Kristi enjoys studying the full spectrum of human expression through dance. She has studied Thai Classical Dance in Bangkok and is deeply grateful to be studying Odissi with Guru Sanchita Bhattacharya from India. She is also recently begun learning Bharatnatyam from Thessaly Chance in Asheville, NC. Kristi has been performing her own unique flavor of fusion bellydance for the past 10 years and has performed with artists such as: Desert Dwellers, Kayla Scintilla, Govinda, Random Rab, Aligning Minds, Raquy and the Cavemen, Nataraj,and many others.-VISUALS / PROJECTION MAPPING TBA-LIVE PAINTERSANDY REEDhttp://infinitegeometry.bigcartel.com/Andy Reed (Infinite Geometry) is an artist whose visual alchemy captures a magical journey into inter-dimensions filled with prismatic colors, geometrical shapes, and a reminiscent ancient-futuristic feeling, amongst organic and terrestrial conceptions. His work foreshadows the energy of a another realm, making you feel as though you are peering into another galaxy and understanding that there is a possibility for life outside that of which we are familiar. Andy is completely self taught, with most of his inspiration coming from a near-death experience in 2006, as well as the astral realms, nature, intelligent electronic music, dreams, deep conversations, and ancient cultures. He currently is based out of the beautiful mountains of Asheville, NC and paints live throughout the country at music festivals and other events.
Sounds Like: Emancipator, Random Rab, Bluetech, Kalya Scintilla, Kaminanda
Label: Gravitas Recordings, Aleph Zero, Beats & Pieces
Bio: In 2004 Michael Folk and Daniel ‘Vibeage’ formed the electronic music project Aligning Minds as an outlet for their musical expressions. Over the past 8 years they've worked together to develop a unique and signature sound. Through the mastery of studio skills and live improvisation, they've so...See Full Bio