Portal

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Electronic producer since 1994... Have been in many bands and groups, but decided to go out on my own, and produce my own style. I hail from New Orleans Louisiana, so musical culture is in my blood. Hope you enjoy my tracks... Portal

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What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music gives me a place to go when all else fails. It has been my go to from the beginning. Producing your own tracks means so much, that I wish all could experience it.

What is your music dream?

To offer tracks to the public to enjoy as much as I enjoyed producing them...

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

To make the universal language Notation... And perhaps English.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Sweet Child O' Mine

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Radiohead, Sasha & Digweed, Death In Vegas, Fluke, Quivver, Guns N' Roses, Metallica, Megadeth, Morbid Angel, Deicide, Cynic, Aeon Spoke, Electric Hellfire Club, Portal, Null...

What inspires you to make music?

My emotional tie to producing.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

To live my life through the eyes of music notation...

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

Amazing. To have total control over 2000 people is something everyone should experience.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

Less last minute pop bands...

What do you think of Drooble?

It was good with my other group, except for when the site goes down for weeks.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Music block. When melodies don't seem to come...

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Of course. I always mix in friends tracks when making a mix album. Always there to help with production or collaborations...

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Determination. Drive. A want...

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Sasha & Digweed, Quivver, Fluke, Rabbit In the Moon, Atoms for Peace...