The BARE sound is a product of deep roots in rock, west coast hip-hop (as part of the Vital Mindz collective) and aggressive drum ‘n’ bass (as past alias Reborn). These influences, combined with ultra crisp drum programming, slick melodies and mind altering bass modulation, spawn face melting anthems that practically rewind themselves.
You currently are very much into TRAP after having lots of success with dubstep and drum & bass. What made the change for you?
Being a musician I am really open to exploring new sounds, new genres. evolving I guess you could say.
Trap revolves a lot around sound design. Do you use unconventional methods to get some of your sounds or effects?
Yes and no. I still use a lot of methods I learned to do wel
Antonio Giacca has been storming the progressive house scene with dancefloor peak time material such as Party Monster, Inflexions and most recently Majestic and some of these had great music videos as well. Antonio's music is always filled with lots of melody, great builds and high energy sounds. With support from top DJs ranging from Gareth Emery to Morgan Page, EDX, Chris Reece, Gina Star, Above & Beyond, Cedric Gervais, Kyau and Albert and many more, we had to reach out to him for an exclusive interview with us.
You are originally from Rome and have lived in many different countries. Would you say each country has a unique dance music scene, or is it really a global phenomenon? If there are differences, how would you point those out?
Although the more mains...
Relive the magic of HARD SUMMER 2012 with the official recap video released by HARD Events today. Marking the pinnacle of the Los Angeles summer music festival this year, HARD SUMMER welcomed over 50,000 fans this month (August 3-4, 2012) at the Los Angeles State Historic Park for the event’s fifth annual installment. Expanding to a two-day event for the first time, HARD SUMMER—the largest ticketed music festival in the city of Los Angeles—proved to be one of the year’s most stellar celebrations featuring high-octane performances from Skrillex, Bloc Party, Miike Snow (Live), Boys Noize, Bloody Beetroots (DJ set), NERO (Live), Magnetic Man, Squarepusher, James Murphy, Little Dragon and many more.