Michael Red

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Biography

  • Michael Red is a Vancouver and Sunshine Coast based electronic music producer, performer and DJ.
    The founding member of the respected bass music collective Lighta! Sound, head of the Low Indigo leftfield music label, ambient/experimental artist under the alias Souns, one half of the experimental dub duo Chambers, curator for New Forms Festival for over ten years, Bass Coast Music Festival resident, Shambhala Music Festival performer over ten years, and former long term collaborator with throat singer Tanya Tagaq. His music has been released on Modern Math, New Kanada, Mutek Recordings, South Fork Sound, King Deluxe, Debacle, Beacon Sound, Deep Sea Mining Syndicate, Subtempo, Babel, Panospria, Sensing Waves and more. Michael's performed across Canada, Europe, Australia, NZ, Mexico, New York and has been written about in The Wire, XLR8R, Resident Advisor, and Vice's Thump. Ongoing influences include: dub music, all nature, outer space, the unseen world, transcendence and evolution.
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    Selected discography

    002 (modern math) 9 of cats (low indigo) saint lucy (mutek_rec) moving (chapel sound) harpoon (king deluxe) teacher dub (hybridity) hydrology (aufect recs) ops dub / zenith (south fork sound) change (babel / printed and pressed) sigma flare 1 & 2 (debacle) eve (new kanada) aquamarine (subtempo) ambient a (deep sea mining syndicate)