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Sketch#11 (Carbon Twos)

Sketch#11 (Carbon Twos)

Lead vocals by me via a tape loop. I missed my chance to fade the vocal out and expand on the instrumental but when I was recording this (all live, don’t forget, no edits) I was only interested …

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Tide As Currency (Alpha Mound remix)

Tide As Currency (Alpha Mound remix)

Back in January I met fellow Swedish artist Alpha Mound via Instagram. He was quick to produce a short, but sweet, remix and video of one of my latest live sketches. I’m impressed by people …

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There’s only so much time we can kill here

There’s only so much time we can kill here

There’s that feeling of lack of maturity that flows over me when I realize I’m not using something I’ve paid good money for. I was taught well, to spend wisely because “money …

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Tapes & Tubes – Cemetery 7″

Tapes & Tubes – Cemetery 7″

Last month I posted about a collaboration project I (as State Charger) was involved in with Philadelphia’s Tapes & Tubes. The result was  “Lazy Again”, a track …

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Sketch#10 (Trapdoors Everywhere)

Sketch#10 (Trapdoors Everywhere)

This is about as experimental as I want to get. Lacking a melody and leaning heavily on the effects. Everything underlying. The Red Panda Tensor is becoming a very close friend. My trusty Sony …

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Sketch#9 (Matrix Blaster)

Sketch#9 (Matrix Blaster)

Live State Charger ambient piece (2019.03.01) featuring a tape loop, Korg Volca fm and Moog Mother 32.

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Sketch#8 (AutoFill Measure)

Sketch#8 (AutoFill Measure)

The Korg Volca fm is filling a huge role. I’m limited to only a few voices for my tabletop set up and the Moog Mother 32 has been holding down any sort of bassline sequence I might need. That …

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Sketch#7 (Perris)

Sketch#7 (Perris)

This one’s exclusively about the sound of the hi-hat through the Red Panda Particle. It’s sort of magic. I wish I had time to refine this and add another dimension like a loop or varying …

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Tapes & Tubes – “Lazy Again”

Tapes & Tubes – “Lazy Again”

Oh Instagram, you matchmaker. Really, the community formed around musicians, gear and live jams on Instagram has proven to be super positive for me. It’s the perfect place get super into your …

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