xx.xx.2013: Denver - venue and date TBA
Workaholics Autonomous DVD/CD release show
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07.2010: Edifice album "Arc Mentis" is complete - now back to "Workaholics Autonomous"
Thanks to everyone who has been so patient for the release of the new Rustcycle album. The Edifice album is now being manufactured and I'm back to working on "Workaholics Autonomous." Along the journey of creating "Arc Mentis" with Edifice, I've revamped much of my studio and have new tricks and techniques to incorporate into the Rustcycle material. Some time away from my solo material has done it some good - the compositions are getting some changes for the better now that I have fresh ears.
02.2009: NANO v2.0, and new apps with FORMation Alliance
Be sure to download the NANO update, and check out the Graphic-Designer Game Series I'm working on as part of the
01.2009: NANO, A Game for iPhone and iPod Touch
NANO is the first iPhone game from Rustcycle. Featuring relaxing interactive ambient music and fluid graphics. Read about it here.
10.2008: Rustcycle remixes for DJ Ella (Microphone Records)
Check out the "Shine Like a Superstar" MAXI CD. We collaborated on a remix as part of a contest held through SonicBids for artists wanting a remix by Rustcycle.
08.08.2008: Las Vegas - Defcon 16 Conference at the Riviera
Come out Friday night for a violin/guitar/DJ set - Thanks for the photo Parisa! More info here: defcon.org
04.2008: Under the Radar Magazine
Get a preview of the upcoming album. "The Vaulted Blue" is track 3 on the CD sampler - more info at undertheradarmag.com
03.2008: Skope Music Magazine
Interview in the March / April edition - more info at skopemagazine.com
05.18.2007: Masters of Science in Computer Science
I completed my MSCS at the University of Colorado at
Colorado Springs. I will be able to devote more time to Rustcycle and
Edifice now, and apply the software I wrote for my thesis - "Aesthetic
Emergence in Synesthetic Sculptures."
05.12.2007: Improv with DJs in Frankfurt Germany
At Tanz-Haus West / Cantina - thanks to everyone who
made it such a great experience to play in Germany - thanks for the photo Josh! I hope to come back
04.28.2007: Collaboration at WGW 2007, Whitby England
Thanks to the fans and the other bands for a night to
09.17.2006: Experimental Jam Night with Edifice
At Union Station, Colorado Springs CO
- 9 PM. Come out for a mutated Edifice set with a little violin thrown
in. Stay for Elision and After Eden.
09.24.2006: Rustcycle at Vegas
At Empire Ballroom, Las Vegas NV - 10
PM. Rustcycle was one of about 50 emerging artists chosen to play. 400
electronica / DJ acts (coming from eight countries) applied to perform
at the event. It was great to find some new friends and collaborators!
09.08.2006: Rustcycle with special guests
At Murray St Darts, Colorado Springs
CO - 9 PM.
09.07.2006: Rustcycle - Flaunt
Future Self benefit event
At Colorado Ave overpass (Smokebrush Arts
District), Colorado Springs CO - 6 PM - $25 ($40 premium
seating). Come out for an evening of music, fashion, fire dancers, and
art to support a good cause.
09.02.2006: Adrian and Rhythmic
Symphony at A Different Drum Synthpop Festival
At Red Lion Hotel ballroom, Salt Lake
City UT. $25 for the 3-day festival. Adrian will support Rhythmic
Symphony on guitar and violin. Thanks SLC, we had a great time!
and Music Generation presentation at GECCO
At the international Genetic and Evolutionary
Computation Conference (GECCO) I explained
biologically-inspired software I created that interacts with my music
and allows for orchestration and remixing.
07.2006 : Daisho reviews
Daisho received great reviews at Intuitive Music (click for review) and
MidwestBands.com (click for review) among others.
07.2006: Violin improv with Seattle down-tempo DJs
Thanks to Karl Kamakahi (De La Creme Sound System) and AJ
Sorbello for bringing violin into the mix!
06.30.2006: Mellow instrumental set
At Pike's Perk, Colorado Springs CO.
06.2006: Violin improv with CO prog rock
Thanks to Edifice
of the Cloth for inviting violin into the jam!
Rustcycle is getting airplay on traditional, satellite,
and internet radio - college, top 40, and adult contemporary from Texas
to Connecticut, Portland to LA, Canada to Australia.
iTunes and Emusic
Now you can download tracks from Daisho legally.
Live @ Pike's Perk - Colorado Springs CO
Thanks for coming out and taking every seat! It was a
very enjoyable and intimate show for me.
04.2006 : Rustcycle at GECCO 2006
Biologically-inspired music generation work accepted at GECCO
(Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference). The conference takes
place in July.
Daisho available at CO retail
In addition to
several national chains, Daisho can be found at CO-based Independent
Records stores as well as Vendetta
Music (Denver) and Toons (Colorado Springs). If
you're tired of the limited selection at the Big Stores, support your
: Live @ Cricket on the Hill - Denver CO
Rustcycle is going
into live mode. This first show with material from Daisho was a lot of
fun, thanks for coming out!
The new CD is
complete and shipping!
Alex Caetano dropped by and loaned some of his
guitar talent...it was a great experience to finally meet my Portugese
friend and ally. Several other musicians have also been sighted at the
studio recently. Thanks for the photo Julie!
Live improv software reaches milestone
The video based interaction and harmonization logic are
beginning to take shape. Details under 'experimentation'.
Music is now
published under ACM Records.
Rustcycle remixes for Alexandre Caetano
"The Waves of Life - Rustcycle Remix" will be featured
on the upcoming release from this Portugese guitar virtuoso.
XM Satellite Radio - Channel 52
Several tracks from the upcoming Daisho disc can now be heard on XM's
channel for unsigned bands. The track Anti-Gravity can be heard in heavy
01.2004 : Rustcycle is a 2003 Independent Music Awards finalist
track Anti-Gravity was in the top 5 songs in the contest's electronica
category. The judges for the 2003 IMAs were DJ
Spooky, Joan Baez, Ray Davies, Mickey Hart, Amy Ray, Lou
Reed, Hank Shocklee, Mavis Staples, Steve Vai, and Wendy Waldman. This
annual music contest is sponsored by Borders and The Musician's Atlas.
Learn more about the IMAs at the official
04.2003 : Twin Arcs reactions
Twin Arcs received great reviews at MidwestBands.com (click for review) and also in the
April 2003 issue of Aural Innovations (click for review).
01.2002 : Apple Computer posts an article on Rustcycle
A huge thanks to Apple for their INCREDIBLE machines
and robust operating system, and much thanks for the article.
10.2001 : Rustcycle remixes for Ysa
"Circonstanciel - Sapphire Mix" MP3 available at the
French pop star's web site.