Tag Archives: Electronic Music

In the Studio with Phil Moffa

Phil Moffa believes that the best sounds are created through the use of physical hardware and analogue signal paths. To see what he uses, we sent our community team to check out his studio! Phil uses a growing arsenal of hardware equipment to craft the unique electronic sounds. Check out all of the photos below and don’t forget to stop by his Artist In Residence page. Continue reading

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Finding Identity as an Electronic Musician

Here’s another post from the amazing guys over at Mason Jar Music!

Creating a unique identity and sound is a crucial step to becoming an artist, but it is one often overlooked by electronic musicians. Sometimes it’s helpful to look to other disciplines for insights in to one’s own, so I wanted to share some ideas I’ve had that are influenced by the way composers and instrumentalists in jazz and classical music work to develop their individuality. This process is different for everyone (by definition) but these are some thoughts that have helped me as I try to develop my sound. Continue reading

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Identity Festival Contest Winner to Perform Live


Who wants to play in front of thousands of people at The Gorge Ampitheatre in Washington state?  Turns out…lots of people do.  Out of nearly 1,000 people who submitted to the ID Festival Opportunity, seven Finalists were selected by celebrity artist judges like Steve Aoki and Kaskade.

Of those seven, one incredibly talented winner was offered the chance to perform at this epic festival event.

Drivepilot was selected by Datsik as one of the seven Finalists and was later named the Grand Prize Winner by all judges.  The show will take place on September 10, 2011 in George, Washington at the legendary venue The Gorge.

He will perform alongside all the judges including Kaskade, Steve Aoki, The Crystal Method, The Disco Biscuits, Le Castle Vania, Datsik and Avicii.

Better yet – Skullcandy is featuring Drivepilot in Skullcandy TV and providing him with a year’s supply of headphones. Check out the winning song and quotes from more of the winners below!  Continue reading
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