This week on AudioAffair ‘Halen’ from both Chameleon and Bush Recordings is in the KISS FM Studio for your midweek dose of anything deep and groovy.
Considered an ambassador of the ‘groove’, with a focus towards house, disco and techno. Halen is a classically trained guitarist with a ferocious passion for electronic music. Halen’s music career spans over 10 years, integrating musical performance, ensemble and production – providing a surreal, energetic experience for the audience.
Maintaining a diverse, eclectic selection in his crate, Halen will always attempt to push the boundaries within his own music production. The ‘Halen Sound’ leans heavily toward the Left-Field of House music, drawing an immense amount of influence from the analogue sounds in techno, offering a forward thinking – yet nostalgic feeling to the lovers of dance music.
In the summer of 2015, Halen signed with Australia’s most internationally recognised label – Chameleon Recordings. Over the years, his involvement has extended beyond a prominent artist on the roster and He is now an integral part of the operations within the brand. This includes the management of the global radio show, A&R, Artist management as well as tours and events. Halen also hosts his own live video/audio radio show through Melbourne’s underground media platform – TRNSMT.com. The show extends to showcase established, and emerging artists under Halen’s influence, to a limitless audience using social media streams.
Halen is definitely making his name known in Australia, having played at the country’s most influential dance music hot spots such as: Revolver Upstairs, Tramp Bar, Capulet (Brisbane), S.A.S.H and WeLove (Sydney). As Well as showcasing at the top Southern Hemisphere’s festivals such as Rainbow Serpent, Earthcore, and Babylon Festival.
2017 is shaping up to be yet another exciting year for Halen, locking in an immense quota of Original Productions and Remixes. Be sure to stay tuned.