Banco de Gaia

OFFICIAL SITE     |     Facebook       |     Myspace Toby Marks under the pseudonym Banco De Gaia has spent most of his career focusing on issues that he finds bewildering by expressing his thoughts and observations through music. The electronic musings of an ‘abstract techno/dance’ composer are not traditionally associated with an impassioned political polemic or works of merit and depth. However, his critically...

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Dierdre

One is more than simply the title of vocalist Dierdre Dubois‘ debut solo album: It’s also a bold statement of motivation and intent. After a decade of collaboration with the ambitious, far-reaching world music ensemble Ekova, One marks Dierdre’s emergence as a solo artist making her first creative statement. The album title also symbolizes her singular control over every aspect of the album. “I’ve given myself the...

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dZihan and Kamien

Sharing a common bond with other forward-thinking electronic artists like Kruder & Dorfmeister, Thievery Corporation and Jazzanova, Vlado dZihan and Mario Kamien have always leaned toward inclusion, constantly feeding the desire to reach past borders and divisions both musical and cultural. dZihan, hailing from Sarajevo originally, hooked up with Kamien at music school in Vienna after discovering a common appreciation for Arabic strings and...

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