PLEASE NOTE: MANY OF THESE LINKS ARE LIKELY TO BE OUTDATED
10.dec.11Thomas Fang and Limiter performed at The Garden Party, a benefit for the Scarlet Woman Lodge.
27.nov.11Thomas Fang performed a quadraphonic noise set with video at Immersion Two: The Cube.
07.oct.11Thomas Fang performed an abstract space drone set at Art Outside. An audio recording is available here.
10.sep.11artificial music machine presented Continuance: Another Night of Sustained Tones, at Salvage Vanguard Theater.
19.jun.11New Media Art and Sound Summit and artificial music machine presented Get Bent! 4.0, the latest installment in a series of circuit bending events begun in 2007.
17.jun.11Thomas Fang presented Tunneling, the second in an annual series of outdoor, site-specific sound installations included as part of NMASS (New Media Art and Sound Summit).
27.may.11Thomas Fang performed at B3 during Burning Flipside, the central Texas regional Burning Man event.
21.may.11Thomas Fang performed at Club 1808. Partial audio recording from the show.
13.mar.11artificial music machine presented Get Bent 3.0, featuring a presentation on the history and theory of circuit bending (by label co-founder Thomas Fang), a hands-on workshop, and an open jam session. The event was co-sponsored by Church of the Friendly Ghost and Switched On Austin. Flyer with details.
13.mar.11Following Get Bent 3.0, Static Storm System performed noise at the Yeast By Sweet Beast festival, alongside other experimental musicians.
25.feb.11artificial music machine and Stitch Promotions presented Sub Glam: Masque of the Red Death, featuring Richard Devine (Atlanta, Schematic / Warp Records)! Flyer with details.
21.jan.11Thomas Fang performed noise with Skwaarmalar Machine at Brave New Books (1904 Guadalupe St., Austin), at 9pm. More details are here.
04.dec.10Thomas Fang performed an experimental drone set at Toneburst 8, at Ceremony Hall (Austin), alongside Bill Thompson, Rick Reed, and others. An audio recording is available here.
13.nov.10Static Storm System performed in Houston during Dead Audio Music Festival.
23.oct.10Furby Youth Choir performed an octophonic set at Art Outside 2010 (near Rockdale, TX)! See the web site for more details about this festival.
23.sep.10Thomas Fang co-curated an event called Continuum, at US Art Authority, and performed a drone set. Flyer.
12.sep.10Static Storm System performed a noise set at US Art Authority (2906 Fruth Street, Austin), during a free event. More details are here.
04.aug.10Static Storm System performed a drone/minimal set at Outsiders Outside, a free event at Cherrywood Coffee (1400 East 38th 1/2 Street, Austin). Skwaarmalar Machine also performed.
19.jun.10Thomas Fang presented a site-specific sound installation in a cave during the New Media Art and Sound Summit in Austin.
01.apr.10Static Storm System performed at a B3 fundraiser at US Art Authority (2908 Fruth Street). Flyer.
29.mar.10KiloWatts performed at Mohawk (912 Red River, Austin) with Aligning Minds and The Great Mundane. DJ sets by Mr. Fang and Wonder Nexus. Flyer.
14.mar.10Static Storm System performed during Yeast By Sweet Beast, 10pm at Chain Drive. Full lineup is here.
13.mar.10Furby Youth Choir performed at P20 Fest, an all day festival of experimental, abstract, and avant-garde music and art presented by No Strings Attached Media, at Ruta Maya (3601 S. Congress Ave, Austin). FYC will be onstage at 7:30pm! More details are here.
13.mar.10artificial music machine co-founder Thomas Fang was one of the judges during the laptop battle at AMODA Digital Showcase 48, at Club Deville (Austin).
30.dec.09Static Storm System performed using circuit-bent electronics at Discovery Village, a free noise show at 3305 E. Martin Luther King Blvd (Austin). Recordings from this performance are here!
11.dec.09Sick Muse, the new Limiter side project, performed at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin) with Carbon Theory and Gnomes of Kush. 9:30pm, $5, 21+.
14.nov.09Static Storm System performed live using circuit-bent electronics at the Austin Artistic Reconstruction warehouse (1023 Springdale Road, Austin) as part of East Austin Studio Tour. Other artists on the bill: Destroyed For Comfort, Space Between Thoughts, Spagirus, Sick Muse, Bleep Labs, Never Acid Again, Eric Archer.
01.nov.09Furby Youth Choir performed at Future Art Festival at the Tabernacle (2801 Manchaca, Austin, TX)
18.oct.09Static Storm System performed with [M30W] using circuit-bent electronics at Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Road, Austin). This event was also the launch party for Handmade Music Austin, a new monthly series of workshops in which participants created and took home tiny synthesizers and drum machines. Full details are here.
02.aug.09Furby Youth Choir performed at Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Road, Austin) at 9:35pm. Jano (thing) Selector, Eric Archer, and Spaceinvader Orchestra also performed. In addition, Thomas Fang co-hosted (with John-Mike Reed of Bleep Labs) an informal circuit bending workshop. The event was sponsored by Church of the Friendly Ghost and Treasure City Thrift.
25.jul.09Static Storm System performed harsh noise with [M30W] at the Dead Audio Music Festival in Houston, at Super Happy Fun Land. Over 30 other noise performers from around the US were also on the bill!
09.may.09Furby Youth Choir performed another quadraphonic live set at US Art Authority (2908 Fruth Street, next to Spider House in Austin), this time as part of the Greater Austin Garbage Arts gala.
01.may.09Furby Youth Choir performed their first-ever quadraphonic live set, at a Church of the Friendly Ghost event at US Art Authority (2908 Fruth Street, next to Spider House in Austin).
25.apr.09artificial music machine co-founder Thomas Fang and Bleep Labs founder John-Mike Reed hosted a circuit bending workshop as part of the Modern Aural Sculpture Symposium South, during the Fusebox Festival in Austin. Details are here.
06.apr.09Static Storm System performed at a B3 fundraiser at United States Art Authority (2908 Fruth Street, Austin). Other performers: Aunt's Analog, Xathax, [M30W], Space Between Thoughts, Douglas Ferguson, Photon Ghoul, Venison Whirled, G.G. Elliott and the People's Army, Destroyed for Comfort, Never Acid Again. 8pm-midnight, $5, all ages.
16.mar.09Furby Youth Choir are featured in the documentary film Refurbished, which was screened in an interactive gallery during Plutopia, a SXSW Interactive / EFF Austin event at the Palmer Event Center.
27.feb.09artificial music machine and Gomi presented the second installment of Get Bent! at The Fifth Gallery (305B E. 5th Street, Austin). This was a free event with a circuit bending workshop and performances by Bleep Labs, m477h3w (Matthew Thies of Numbers on the Mast), [m30w], Furby Youth Choir, and 19 Lemurs! Event flyer.
26.feb.09KiloWatts returned to Austin for a performance at Plush (617 Red River), with Maetrik.
31.dec.08KiloWatts performed at Subterra NYE 2009 in San Francisco, CA.
30.dec.08KiloWatts performed at Neumo's (Seattle, WA).
23.nov.08Static Storm System and Gift Culture both performed at the Austin Artistic Reconstruction warehouse (1023 Springdale Rd) during East Austin Studio Tour. The show also features performances by Artificial Life Preserver, 19 Lemurs, Never Acid Again, Destroyed For Comfort, and others.
22.nov.08KiloWatts performed at the Sunset Room (1810B Store Street, Victoria, British Columbia).
21.nov.08KiloWatts performed at Nourish (728 Main Street, Vancouver, British Columbia).
07.nov.08Gift Culture performed live with Androcell and Distant System at Névé at NiaSpace (Austin, TX)
01.nov.08Book of Shadows performed during the Day of the Dead art opening at Hot Mama's (2404 E. 6th Street, Austin). Other bands: X=X, Ghost and the Swift Moths.
20.oct.08Furby Youth Choir performed at Maker Faire in Austin. More details tba.
18.oct.08Furby Youth Choir performed at Maker Faire in Austin. Photos and videos are available on Flickr.
15.oct.08Gift Culture performed live at Create Chaos (Orlando, FL).
11.oct.08Furby Youth Choir performed on the B3 stage at Myschievia, the north Texas regional Burning Man event.
11.oct.08Gift Culture performed live at Church of Bass (Seattle, WA). See www.chillography.net for details.
26.sep.08KiloWatts performed at the Native State Records Showcase at the 2008 Decibel Festival (Seattle, WA).
20.sep.08Furby Youth Choir performed at The Space Without a Name (701 Tillery, Austin) along with Artificial Life Preserver and Proem.
12.sep.08KiloWatts performed at the Earthdance 2008 festival in Black River Falls, WI.
28.aug.08Furby Youth Choir performed an early morning set in Center Camp at Burning Man 2008 (Black Rock City, NV)
09.aug.08KiloWatts will perform at the New Guild show in Austin, TX.
19.jul.08KiloWatts will perform at the Gaian Mind event at Zot (122 Lombard St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania).
18.jun.08KiloWatts and Gift Culture performed at the Gaian Mind Summer Festival in Pennsylvania.
13.jun.08KiloWatts performed at the Gemini Festival in northern California.
25.may.08Furby Youth Choir performed at B3, during Burning Flipside. Sunday morning, 2am!
09.may.08Thomas Fang performed a solo set on the first night of the Terrastock Tea Party, at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Road, Austin). Other bands: Abigail und Hansel, X=X, Spagirus, Aunt's Analog, Attic Ted.
09.may.08KiloWatts performed at the 'Flash' event at Jackie's (8081 Georgia, Silver Spring, MD)
01.may.08Limiter performed at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin), with Gabhar.
24.apr.08Furby Youth Choir performed at the opening night of the Bent Festival in NYC at 7pm at DCTV (87 Lafayette Street). More details are here.
17.apr.08Limiter's cover of Sins of the Fathers, by Course of Empire, is now available on Volume One of ATX Underground's compilation series. We will soon be offering a downloadable version of the album through the Artificial Music Machine web store.
12.apr.08Furby Youth Choir performed live at the Opera House (2209 S. 1st Street, Austin). Other bands: Destroyed For Comfort, Turtle Butter, G.G. Elliott and the People's Army featuring Lady Orifice.
07.apr.08Thomas Fang performed a rare noise set as Static Storm System at Austin's date of the International Noise Conference. 16 bands, no mixers, no laptops, no droning. Venue: Emo's Lounge (603 Red River, Austin).
08.mar.08Class President (Matt of Dreamtigers) participated (and WON!!) the 7th Annual AMODA Laptop Battle at AMODA Digital Showcase 43 at Club Deville (900 Red River, Austin).
08.mar.08KiloWatts performed at a Squid Collective event in Austin. Please see their site for details.
07.mar.08Furby Youth Choir performed on the 2nd stage at Austin's 4th annual Art Outside event at the Enchanted Forest in Austin, at 11:30pm.
01.mar.08KiloWatts performed at Space Island in Los Angeles. More info.
23.feb.08Thomas Fang performed darkambient textures at Toneburst 6, an experimental music event curated by Rick Reed, at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Rd, Austin).
26.jan.08Thomas Fang performed darkambient textures at The Old Innsmouth Road, an evening of darkambient atmospheres inspired by H.P. Lovecraft, at The Opera House (2209 S. 1st Street, Austin). Other bands: Visitor Q, Aunt's Analog, Naught for 3, Ferverr Noire. An excerpt from his performance is available as a free mp3 file on the Austinnitis web site.
19.jan.08Book of Shadows performed live at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre in Austin.
12.jan.08KiloWatts performed at Someday Lounge (Portland, OR).
20.dec.07KiloWatts performed at the Dirtybird night at ATP (NYC, NY).
16.dec.07Inversion Effect and Numbers on the Mast performed live at a Church of the Friendly Ghost night at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX) with Ctrl Alt Dlt (aka Kurt Korthals / Notenuf) and Expensive Shit (Furniture Records). This was also a release party for the Numbers on the Mast and Inversion Effect full-length albums. 9pm, $5, all ages.
15.dec.07Inversion Effect and Numbers on the Mast performed live at McKeown's Books and Difficult Music (4737 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA). Local support: Potpie. 8pm, free!
14.dec.07Inversion Effect and Numbers on the Mast performed live at Super Happy Fun Land (2610 Ashland Street, Houston, TX) with KAI/ROS! 9pm, $7.
11.dec.07Book of Shadows performed live at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Road, Austin) with Bright Duplex, Abigail und Hansel, and The Devil Bat. Visuals by Paul Baker. 8pm-midnight, Cover: $5.
08.dec.07KiloWatts performed at FatCity (San Francisco, CA).
02.dec.07A photograph of the Furby Youth Choir (from their performance at Dorkbot 12) appears in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, accompanying an article about Austin.
30.nov.07A Furby Youth Choir interview and clips from a recent live performance at Dorkbot are available in this mp3 file from radio station WPSU.
18.nov.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at the Warehouse (1023 Springdale, Austin, TX) during the free East Austin Studio Tour.
17.nov.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at the Warehouse (1023 Springdale, Austin, TX) during the free East Austin Studio Tour.
15.nov.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at Dorkbot 12 (at Cafe Mundi, 1704 East 5th, Austin, TX). 7pm, all ages, free. Live clips and interview by WPSU are here.
27.oct.07Thomas Fang and Martin McCreadie (of Inversion Effect) performed live experimental music to accompany readings at the official release of Nod's Way the new book and oracle by Stikmanz, a.k.a. Rob Lewis. The reading will be at 3:00 pm at BookPeople (603 N. Lamar, Austin, TX)
21.oct.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at the TweakFreaks stage of the Maker Faire at the Travis County Expo Center, from 2:40 to 3:00pm.
20.oct.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at the TweakFreaks stage of the Maker Faire at the Travis County Expo Center, from 2:25 to 2:40pm. Video is available here!
13.oct.07Book of Shadows performed live at a Church of the Friendly Ghost night at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX). Other performers include X=X, Diamondhead, Ghost and the Swift Moth, and Gabhar. 9pm, $5.
10.oct.07artificial music machine is proud to add two more sound artists to our roster, Furby Youth Choir and Numbers on the Mast. Audio samples of both artists are now available on our downloads page, and upcoming live performances have been listed in the events section of our site. A Furby Youth Choir EP will be released next year, and the long-awaited full-length album from Numbers on the Mast will be released in digital form on December 14th, 2007. In other news, a digital release by Inversion Effect will also be available on December 14th. Please check back for further updates!
06.oct.07Furby Youth Choir performed live at Myschievia, the north Texas regional burn.
21.sep.07KiloWatts and Gift Culture performed live at the final Fugutrance event, Ocularis, at an outdoor location near Austin.
15.sep.07Mr. Fang (Static Storm System) performed a solo set and as part of Brekekekexkoaxkoax at a Church of the Friendly Ghost night at the Salvage Vanguard Theatre, along with Jacob Green, Douglas Ferguson, Plutonium Farmers, and Od Nalro. 8pm, $5. (Flyer)
25.aug.07Book of Shadows performed live with The Deep Dream Decoders (Rick Reed and Brent Fariss), Loren Dent, inalonelyplace, and more at Salvage Vanguard Theatre (2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX).
03.aug.07artificial music machine and ElectronicAustin hosted Get Bent!, a free evening of circuit bending and experimental audio performances. 7-8:30: Hands-on workshop; 8:30-10: Live performances by Thomas Fang (Static Storm System) with the Furby Youth Choir, Matthew Thies (Numbers on the Mast), Eric Archer (Numbers on the Mast), and Operation Playmate (Erich Ragsdale + Lori Varga). Gomi (233 W. 2nd Street, Austin, TX)
27.jul.07Limiter performed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin), opening for Attrition.
22.jul.07New audio samples from the upcoming Book of Shadows release, The Inner World are now available on our downloads page.
21.jun.07KiloWatts performed live at the Gaian Mind Summer Festival in central Pennsylvania.
15.jun.07KiloWatts performed live in Portland, Oregon, at the Emrg+N+See festival.
25.may.07Mr. Fang joined other experimental musicians for performances at Bean Bang Boom, at Burning Flipside.
19.may.07KiloWatts performed live at the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors (NYC), with Bluetech.
21.apr.07KiloWatts and Gift Culture performed live, along with a Mr. Fang DJ set, at Ceruleus, an outdoor event near Austin, with Bluetech. Please see the Ceruleus web site for more details.
31.mar.07Mr. Fang and Navi_Cat joined other experimental musicians for live performances at another installment of the Ultimately Psychogeographical Jellyroll (aka The Listening Party), at the second night of Art Outside in The Enchanted Forest (1412 W. Oltorf, Austin, TX), starting 11pm.
31.mar.07KiloWatts performed live at BeBar in Washington, DC. Details are here.
29.mar.07Inversion Effect and Book of Shadows performed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin, TX) along with Rick Reed, and Quebron. 21+, $5.
27.mar.07artificial music machine welcomes Book of Shadows to our label roster. Keep an eye out for upcoming information about the Book of Shadows digital release, entitled, The Inner World.
23.mar.07Limiter performeed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin, TX)
02.mar.07Mr. Fang and Navi_Cat spun downtempo sets at Creation, a Liquid Records release party at Karma (119 W. 8th, Austin). The full lineup of performers and other details are here.
25.jan.07Limiter performed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin, TX)
01.jan.07Problems/Solved is now available through iTunes and several other digital distributors.
13.nov.06KiloWatts be performed live at Ulana's (2nd & Bainbridge , Philadelphia, PA)
11.nov.06Artificial Music Machine is proud to announce the release of Problems/Solved which is now available for purchase through our new online store.
10.nov.06KiloWatts, Gift Culture, and Mr. Fang performed live in Austin at Fuguchill. Click here for more information.
01.nov.06KiloWatts performed live at Lab30 in Augsburg, Germany.
28.oct.06KiloWatts performed live at Alex Grey's Chapel of Sacred Mirrors (540 W 27th St, New York, NY)
21.oct.06Inversion Effect performed a live score for a showing of the silent classic Nosferatu at the Alamo Drafthouse in San Antonio. View the trailer here.
14.oct.06Inversion Effect performed a live score for a showing of the silent classic Nosferatu at the Alamo Drafthouse in San Antonio. View the trailer here.
08.oct.06Dreamtigers performed live with Subtle at Hailey's (122 W. Mulberry, Denton, TX).
07.oct.06Gift Culture performed live at Pardalis, a Fugutrance festival near Austin.
03.oct.06Inversion Effect performed live at Redrum (4th & Sabine, Austin, TX) at 9pm.
22.sep.06KiloWatts performed live at Touch Samadhi in Asheville, NC.
22.sep.06Dreamtigers opened for Dr. Octagon at Granada Theater(3524 Greenville, Dallas, TX).
01.sep.06Routes is now available through iTunes and several other digital distributors.
01.sep.06Mr. Fang delivered both scheduled and unannounced performances with circuit-bent toys at various locations in Black Rock City, Nevada (Burning Man Festival)
14.jul.06KiloWatts performed live at Chapterhouse Cafe & Gallery (9th & Bainbridge, Philadelphia, PA)
14.jul.06Routes is "Highly Recommended" by Igloo Magazine. You can read the full review here.
04.jul.06artificial music machine is proud to announce the official release of Routes. You can purchase your copy directly through our merch page or through other major retailers like amazon.com
01.jul.06Routes is an Editor's Pick over at Smother Magazine. You can read the review here.
22.jun.06KiloWatts performed live at the Gaian Mind Summer Festival in central Pennsylvania.
17.jun.06KiloWatts performed live at 88 Degrees in Silver Spring, MD.
14.jun.06Routes, is featured on BijouBreaks.com. Check out the coverage here.
05.jun.06Info about the upcoming new KiloWatts CD, Routes, is now available, along with several new KiloWatts mp3's. The album will be available on July 4th, 2006.
31.may.06KiloWatts performed live at Onomatopoeia at F212 Lounge (401 N. Wells, Chicago, IL)
26.may.06KiloWatts performed live at the Sacred Earth festival near Black River Falls, Wisconsin. For more information, visit Psymbolic.com.
13.mar.06KiloWatts and Gift Culture performed live sets and Mr. Fang DJ'ed at the SXSW Interactive 2006 EFF Austin and Creative Commons party.
12.mar.06Many congratulations to Matt Piersall (a.k.a. matthewmatics) of Dreamtigers who won the 1st AMODA Laptop Battle at AMODA Digital Showcase #36. Matt will be competing in the national Laptop Battle Chapionships in Seattle this December.
11.mar.06Matt Piersall of Dreamtigers participated in (and won!!) the AMODA Digital Showcase Laptop Battle at Copa (3rd & Congress, Austin, TX)
26.feb.06Static Storm System will be performing a live set at End of an Ear at 6pm alongside Elvis Presley 2 and Skillful Means.
03.jan.06The new Merzbow vs. Tamarin CDs are now available for order both directly, and through various distirbutors. See the merch page for more info.
13.dec.05The new Merzbow vs. Tamarin CDs are available for pre-order. The official release date is January 3rd, 2006, but those of you that preorder should receive yours before the official date. See the merch page for more info.
03.nov.05KiloWatts will be performing live at Lab30 in Augsburg, Germany as part of a 3-day festival alongside many other talented musicians. For more information, visit http://www.lab30.de.
31.oct.05Inversion Effect will be performing a live score for a showing of the silent classic Nosferatu at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin, TX). The show will begin at 9pm sharp. View the trailer here.
26.oct.05Inversion Effect will be performing a live score for a showing of the silent classic Nosferatu at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema @ Lake Creek. The showing will be on October 26th, and will kick off a week of Halloween events at the Alamo Drafthouse. More information and advance tickets are available through Alamo Drafthouse. View the trailer here.
17.sep.05Dreamtigers will be performing live at the AMODA Digital Showcase 34 (at Copa, 3rd & Congress Ave, Austin) with Frivolous and others.
16.sep.05Inversion Effect will be performing live at The End of an Ear (2209 S. 1st Street, Austin) with Mike Graff (of Halls of the Machine).
10.sep.05Gift Culture will be DJing at Tenebrae (an outdoor psytrance event near Dallas). More details are here.
03.sep.05Inversion Effect performed live at Beerland (711½ Red River, Austin) with Book of Shadows, Rotten Piece, and ST37.
12.aug.05We are pleased to announce a forthcoming release: Merzbow vs. Tamarin CD.
10.aug.05KiloWatts performed live at HOLOGRAM in Philadelphia, with Goodnight Stars, Goodnight Air.
23.jul.05Inversion Effect performed live at The End of an Ear (2209 S. 1st Street, Austin).
15.jul.05Gift Culture and KiloWatts performed live at GeoLogic: an Aestival Festival (in Illinois). More details here.
26.may.05Gift Culture performed live and Mr. Fang DJed at Burning Flipside.
21.may.05Gift Culture performed live alongside Grapes of Wrath and other trance and downtempo artists, at an outdoor festival one hour from Dallas. Information is here.
14.may.05Gift Culture performed live at Be Prepared, a psytrance festival near Austin. More details are here.
01.may.05Gift Culture is featured on this month's edition of www.dallasdancemusic.com. Check out the article here.
16.apr.05KiloWatts performed live at Laila Lounge (113 N 7th St, Brooklyn, NY) at 11:00 pm alongside Duane Reade, Psy-Sci, Ears Akimbo, and Saskia Font.
15.apr.05Inversion Effect performed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin, TX) at 10:00 pm with Bexarametric and Spuz Kopter.
25.mar.05Gift Culture performed live at Entropy, alongside DJs Pitt, Eckoe, Ozra, and others. More details at www.shivatrance.com.
14.mar.05Gift Culture performed live and Mr. Fang DJ'ed at the EFF / Creative Commons free party during SXSW Interactive, starting at 7pm.
02.mar.05KiloWatts performed live at Hologram at La Tazza (108 Chestnut, Philadelphia, PA).
24.feb.05BACK TO SCHOOL, a benefit for the Griffin School at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin). The White Light Society and Disco is a Dry Hump played live, and there were DJ sets by Navi_Cat vs. Mr. Fang and Whatamelon vs. Cherubic. The event also featured a silent auction and visual art by the students of the Griffin School.
23.feb.05Check out the new KiloWatts site here.
26.jan.05KiloWatts performed live at the AMODA Digital Showcase 31, at Copa (3rd & Congress Ave, Austin). This was also the CD release party for his new album Problem/Solving, available for the first time at the show!
26.jan.05Problem/Solving is now available for direct order on the merch page, and will be available on Amazon.com, CDBaby, and iTunes soon.
26.jan.05The KiloWatts & Vanek album, RawQ, is available for download through iTunes. Diffusion Records will be releasing a U.S. version of RawQ on CD this spring.
19.jan.05Inversion Effect performed live at Oscillate Night 8. More details at frescher.com.
14.jan.05KiloWatts performed live with Maetrik at the Red Blood Club (Dallas). Details here.
13.jan.05Gift Culture DJ sets along with James Meadows at Crave (2912 Elm Street, Dallas).
07.jan.05KiloWatts performed live on KNON 89.3fm (Dallas) during the Rocket Radio program, which runs from midnight to 4am. A live webcast was available at here.
03.jan.05The KiloWatts full-length album, Problem/Solving is currently in production. We will be announcing availability, CD release shows, and more information soon.
11.dec.04Mr. Fang DJ set at Oscillate Night 6 at Ruta Maya in Austin.
11.dec.04Gift Culture performed live at the d.verz: fluxus opening reception at Plush (1927 Commerce Street) in Dallas. 7pm.
10.dec.04Gift Culture performed live on KNON 89.3 fm (Dallas) during the Rocket Radio program, which runs from midnight to 4am. A live webcast was available at here.
07.nov.04KiloWatts performed live in Augsburg, Germany at Lab30. More info is available here: www.lab30.de
31.oct.04Inversion Effect performed live at a special KVRX Halloween Night show at the Church of the Friendly Ghost (209 Pedernales, Austin, TX), with Austin COBRA project, iANUS xenakASS, Book of Shadows, Numbers on the Mast, and Ghost Time. The show was FREE!! and started at 8pm.
22.oct.04Dreamtigers performed live at Casket Factory at Southside on Lamar (1409 S. Lamar, on Arnold) in Dallas. This Oh6 art collective opening reception also featured music by DJ Multiplex (aka Rawly from RF Programme)
16.oct.04Dreamtigers performed live and Mr. Fang DJ'ed at Oscillate Night 5 at Ruta Maya coffee shop. More information at frescher.com.
04.sep.04Gift Culture performed live at the Feedback-Dallas release party at BPM Records (2714 Elm Street) in Dallas.
14.aug.04Gift Culture performed live along with Mubali, Paradigm, and many others at the pSyKo*DiSkO*DeLiK festival, near Austin, TX.
07.aug.04Stellae Sapphirus (a benefit for the Scarlet Woman Lodge) - Inversion Effect performed live along with The Clearing Stages and Jacob Green.
22.jul.04Dreamtigers performed live at the AMODA digital showcase at the ALLGO Tillery Street Theater (701 Tillery, Austin, TX).
01.jul.04KiloWatts is featured on this month's edition of www.dallasdancemusic.com. Check out the article here.
11.jun.04Static Storm System performed live at Elysium (705 Red River, Austin), opening for Terrorfakt.
14.may.04KiloWatts and Vanek performed live in Augsburg, Germany. More info is available here: www.lab30.de
08.may.04Gift Culture performed live at Crave in Dallas (map) 9pm.
07.may.04Gift Culture performed live at Lone Star Country Club in Dallas (map). 10pm.
05.may.04artificial music machine is very proud to announce the addition of KiloWatts to our label roster. Keep an eye open for information about the upcoming KiloWatts full-length album, and be sure to check out the mp3 samples available on the downloads page.
01.may.04The new t-shirts are now available for purchase online. Check them out in the merch section.
16.apr.04Inversion Effect performed live with Numbers on the Mast and The Fluoroscopic Kid at The Church of the Friendly Ghost(209 Pedernales, Austin, TX). 8pm. $5 amdmission.
09.apr.04Inversion Effect performed live on KVRX at 11 pm CDT.
05.apr.04Static Storm System performed live with Cock ESP and Rotten Piece at The Church of the Friendly Ghost
23.mar.04Tracks from the aurora project and Live From Northpark Mall are now available on many digital distribution sites, including iTunes, Napster, Rhapsody, MusicMatch, BuyMusic, NetMusic, and more!
21.mar.04Limiter performed live on KVRX's Local Live show at 10pm CST. Special thanks goes out to Hector del Toro for sitting in to play some amazing drums on such short notice. Some mp3's of the performance will be available soon.
19.mar.04Dan Burton (Afreet) gave an interview as part of the SXSW Music Conference at the Austin Convention Center, 4th floor, Tradeshow Floor, Ballroom D at 5:00pm.
15.mar.04Gift Culture performed live at the Temple At Dawn CD Release Party / EFF-Austin party during SXSW Interactive. Also performing were Mr. Fang and David Demaris.
15.mar.04The Temple At Dawn CD's are here. You can order your copy from the merch page. They will be available at local stores and other online retailers soon!
07.mar.04Temple At Dawn is in production, and will be available on March 15th. Come see Gift Culture perform live at the CD release party!
29.feb.04Inversion Effect performed live on KVRX's Local Live show at 10pm CST. Some mp3's of the performance as well as the on-air interview are available on the downloads page.
27.feb.04Mr. Fang and Dreamtigers appeared alongside Dillitex, Navi_Cat, Merrick Brown, James Minor, and Ambientity at a benefit show for The Griffin School. Visual was provided by mc squared and the students of the Griffin School
10.feb.04The Aleph's live performance of Twilight Speeds will appear on the next KVRX Local Live Compilation CD. We'll post more details as they become available.
31.jan.04Dreamtigers performed live at rubbergloves (Denton, TX).
21.jan.04Michael Hale of Gift Culture performed live percussion for Initialization String at Trees (Dallas, TX), opening for Infected Mushroom.
20.jan.04The new site is finally live! There are also a number of new tracks available for download. You can check them out on the downloads page.
17.jan.04The upcoming Gift Culture CD release is in the works. We'll post more details soon.
08.dec.03Artificial Music Machine hopes that you enjoy the holidays. We will be kicking off 2004 with a new site design, a new label compilation, and an album from one of our favorite Dallas projects, Gift Culture.
19.oct.03Cross Product 6 will take place on November 7th; please see our events page for details. We are very proud to welcome Lusine as the headlining act!
20.sep.03Stellae Rubeae - Click here for details and photos from Stellae Rubeae.
19.sep.03The Aleph perfored live at Emo's (Austin, TX) with Broken Spindles (Joel Peterson of The Faint), ova looven, and Low Technicians.
18.sep.03Stella Rubeae is featured on the "recommended events" page in the music section of the Austin Chronicle. Please see our events page for more details about the show, which will take place on Saturday (September 20th). Friday's show at Emo's featuring The Aleph is also recommended by the Chronicle.
12.sep.03Inversion Effect performed live during InDigoM, Trey Smith's program on KVRX (91.7fm, Austin). Numbers on the Mast, Dillitex, and The Buddy System also performed.
29.aug.03The Aleph performed live at Elysium (Austin, TX) with Proem, Moblin and Dillitex.
20.aug.03The Aleph perormed live at rubber gloves (Denton, TX) with Moblin and DXM.
25.jul.03Photographs from Cross Product 5 have been posted, along with the Navi_Cat vs. Mr. Fang DJ set playlist! View them here.
10.jul.03Artificial Music Machine provided local support for the Merck / Toytronic / Musik Aus Strom summer tour 2003, featuring live performances by DXM, Proem, Adam Johnson, Miles Tilmann, and Mr. Projectile (outside Gallery Lombardi, Austin).
05.jul.03Texture has closed its doors, but you can still catch DXM, Proem, Adam Johnson, Miles Tilmann, and Mr. Projectile performing live in Austin this Thursday... check out our events page to find out where!
13.jun.03Mr. Fang will dust off his old industrial records for a DJ set at Sin13 in San Antonio next Wednesday (June 18th).
03.jun.03mm444 and Mr. Fang joined 13 other experimental musicians for Wall of Sound, a series of collaborative performances which were broadcast live on KVRX (91.7 fm, Austin).
01.jun.03Cross Product 5 will take place on June 27th at Elysium. Full details are on our events page.
23.may.03Artificial Music Machine is proud to welcome DJ Navi_Cat to our label roster.
17.may.03The Aleph performed live at Emo's (Austin) with I Am Spoonbender.
16.may.03The Aleph performed live at Rubber Gloves (Denton) with I Am Spoonbender.
15.may.03Mr. Fang DJ set at Obliq Optik, at Elysium (Austin), with 0x86 and Crix Madine.
27.apr.03The Aleph will perform live in Denton and Austin on the weekend of May 16th, with I Am Spoonbender. Please see our events page for more information.
26.apr.03Mr. Fang will present a DJ set at Obliq Optik, an event hosted by our friends at Last Laugh LLC. In addition to DJ sets by Mr. Fang and 0x86, the night will include a live performance by Colorado electronic musician Crix Madine (Obliq Recordings), with a 16mm film triptych by Michael Lauter of Kinotonik Pictures. Join us at Elysium on Thursday, May 15th.
25.apr.03Live From Northpark Mall has moved up to #3 on the "Topless 39" at KVRX (91.7 fm, Austin).
12.apr.03The Aleph performed at a Dallas area CD release show at Division One (Arlington) with RF Programme, Wounded Infidel, DJ EmptyX, and DJ Apocalypse. 9pm, 18+
12.apr.03The Aleph played an afternoon in-store show at 33 Degrees (Austin).
11.apr.03The Aleph - Live From Northpark Mall CD release show at Elysium (Austin), with special guests RF Programme, Wounded Infidel, and DJ Navi_Cat. Click here for some photos (courtesy of Ginny Blocher)
05.apr.03The Aleph performed live at the Red Blood Club in Dallas (with Falcon Project and Solarcon 6).
29.mar.03The Aleph will be performing live at CD release parties in Austin and Dallas on the weekend of April 11th. Please see our events page for more details!
22.mar.03The Aleph's debut release, Live From Northpark Mall is available! You can get a copy at 33 Degrees, Waterloo Records, Tower Records, or through our direct order page.
10.mar.03Mr. Fang DJ set at the ACTLab / EFF Austin "Party on the Electronic Frontier" at Texture. More details are here.
01.mar.03The Aleph performed live at Rubber Gloves in Denton (with dxm and Mission Giant).
09.feb.03The Aleph performed for the KVRX (91.7 fm, Austin) Local Live program.
08.feb.03The Aleph performed live at Le Privilege in Austin (with Dead Whale Tide and DJ Andy Young).
21.jan.03The Aleph performed live at the AMODA digital showcase in Austin - Click here for details and photos.
07.jan.03The lineup for Cross Product 4 has been finalized. Check out the events page for details, links, and flyer images.
26.dec.02Mr. Fang DJ set at Elysium, for the weekly event DownTemple.
22.dec.02Mr. Fang and science fiction writer Bruce Sterling organized the AMODA Christmas Yard Party.
17.dec.02Static Storm System's composition "Spasm" is now covered by the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License. We hope that this will encourage listeners to copy and distribute it, remix and sample from it. If you have any questions about this license, feel free to ask.
14.dec.02Static Storm System performed live at the Dead Audio Music Festival in Houston - Click here for a photo.
04.dec.02Mr. Fang will present a DJ set of electronic music to accompany an interactive virtual reality projection and Christmas lighting displays at the home of science fiction writer Bruce Sterling in Austin on Sunday, December 22nd. More details here.
04.dec.02Static Storm System will be performing live at the Dead Audio Music Festival in Houston on Saturday, December 14th.
22.nov.02The Aleph performed live at Rubber Gloves in Denton.
14.nov.02The Aleph will be playing a show at rubber gloves in Denton on November 22nd.
04.nov.02The new limiter CD's are here! You can order online, or pick one up at Waterloo Records or 33 Degrees. See the merch page for more info. Mp3 samples from the album are still available.
09.oct.02Cross Product 3 has been rescheduled for November 2nd. Please see the events section for more details about CP3.
23.sep.02Some mp3 samples from the upcoming limiter release, the aurora project have been posted here.
10.sep.02Pictures from Cross Product 2 have been posted here.
02.aug.02Mr. Fang DJ set at Elysium. Dan Doormouse (Planet Mu, Addict Records) and Stunt Rock (Addict Records) performed live.
01.aug.02Mr. Fang has a DJ set in the back garden of Elysium (705 Red River) on Friday August 2nd. Dan Doormouse (Planet Mu, Addict Records) and Stunt Rock will be performing inside.
31.jul.02Mr. Fang and Oriet will spin some tunes at Mojo's Daily Grind (2714 Guadalupe) from 8:30pm to 11pm on Thursday, August 8th as a free preview of Cross Product 2.
05.jul.02Cross Product was a stunning success! Photographs have been posted here, and there will be mp3 files in the near future.
28.may.02Mr. Fang DJ set at AMODA Digital Showcase 15.
21.may.02Mr. Fang (Static Storm System) will have several Austin DJ appearances in late May. These include:
- Downtemple @ Elysium - Thursday, May 23rd (downtempo)
- Mt. Satori @ Burning Flipside - Friday, May 24th (industrial)
- AMODA Showcase @ Texture - Tuesday, May 28th (IDM)
17.may.02A 2nd pressing of Static Storm System's 'Spasm' CDr is in the works. More details to follow soon.
16.may.02The Afreet website has been officially launched. There are a few mp3 samples up, with more to follow soon.