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Who are you ?
^L_ is the moniker of the producer and sound artist Luis Fernando
What made you want to start playing/producing?.
I started making music as a young teenager, citing bands like My Bloody Valentine or Nine Inch Nails the inspiration for his first Shoegaze-leaning excursions in the music world. The older he grew, his taste and his own varied output Became Increasingly eclectic.
How did you end up with this style of music?
Anger and sadness and cynical - I can not describe my music, really ... the text explains better - feel free to define it in the best way. The older i grew, my taste and my own varied output Became Increasingly eclectic. Nowadays, L_ works mostly digital and oscillates between film score-inspired sounds, acidic Techno, Noise and abstract electronic music. However heterogeneous L_'s music might be in terms of stylistics, I cunningly Manages to weave together all elements into integrally closed narratives full of unforeseeable twists Which follow a well thought October logic. The prolific Brasilia-based producer Furthermore Creates continuity through his unmatched sensitivity When it comes to sampling. Fernando, who has researched and taught about the art of sampling, has built up an impressive archive and regularly immerses himself in his surroundings for field recordings. The result of his relentless pursuit is inscribed deeply into his music, Which always unmistakably sound like L_, Whether it is a hard-hitting 130 bpm Techno or the richly textured IDM track with Jazz and Noise elements thrown in for good measure.
Biggest artistic influence
Aphex Twin, Steve Reich, Plastikman, Brian Eno, David Foster Wallace, Acid-techno, minimalism 60's - 70's, industrial, kraut, IDM, Philip K Dick, John Zorn, Coltrane, Miles, drone music, and many orders
Where do you see yourself in 3 years?
Making music, totally ... but making and experimenting with new sounds ... always doing something different.
On which label the music is released ?
ANTIME RECORDS (Berlin) - www.anime.de