Manife5t

Manife5t

  • From : Oakland, United States
  • Joined : Tue 10th Dec 2019, 1 month ago

About Me

Electronic/organic/ world influenced downtempo broken beats, melodic and prefer to work with vocalists at this time, open to collaborations. Also work creating live visual projections and digital projection mapping, laser cut designs/polygons and objects/art/functional.

Instruments I play

Cello (learning) Violin (7 years previous - rusty), keys -synth and piano, mouth harp, attempting singing.

Software I Use

Logic, some ableton, native Instruments, Hweavyocity, Output, Z3ta+, Cube, Sugar Bytes, Sylenth, personal field recorded samples

Hardware I Use

Korg triton studio, microKorg, Maschine, tech1200's MKIII, Roland dj mixer, Allen and heath 32 channel analog console, Baby grand piano, Roli, 3 violins, Cello, conga, Djembe, Dun Dun, Urdu, pan flutes, Vietnamese mouth harp (copper) and one from ZA (bamboo) probably more that I'm forgetting. mics AKG

Listening To Right Now

Just returned from a short stint of shows in Mexico - diggin Spanish vibes - Tuto, Rosalie Ozuna, Yamil y Danny, Prince Royce.... beautiful romantic music,

10 Favourite Albums

too many

My Influences / Fav Artists

Dali, Dalai Lama, Ocean, Sailing, tropical islands, South Africa, indigenous music/ vocal songs/stories, hula, salsa, latin music, cambia, bachata, nu skull breaks, electro breaks, chemical brothers, undwerworld, orbital, Rabbit in the moon, Hardkiss Bro, 90's raves and live pa, classical music, cello, woodwinds, violin, bronze whale, 80's, bluegrass,

My Music Sounds Like

slow it down, broken driving grooves, lush melodies/ synth, warped vocals/singing, samples and sounds ranging from 40's and 50's jazz, to funk, blues and evolving synth lines and arpeggios.

In My Other Life I ...

I produce and invent. Create visuals to reinforce musical performances, progressing into Mapping, fly drones/ film, high interest in developing VR solutions/innovations, illustrator - for laser cutting and designs, surfing, sailing (deep water open ocean preferably tropics and on catamarans), being a dad to two boys - 10 and 4. chasing beautiful women and making difference in anyone's life I am lucky enough to come into in a positive way. Life is AWESOIME!