Come join us Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) weekend for our unofficial showcase featuring Teeel, MNYNMS and Slooom. Also DJing between sets Richard Henry with Adam Warped and Dj Divorcée. TIX/RSVP/MORE INFO https://www.facebook.com/events/947716485290691/
TEEEL – RUNNERS (Official Video) from “Hydrostatic” LP from Mush Records ©2015
Cast: Gene Farmer, Samantha Dougherty, Jim Smith, Jennifer Ross Director and Producer: Brett Martelli Director of Photographer: Shane Conwell Editors, Shane Conwell, Jim Smith Assistants: Rob Snyder, Phil Carroll, Zack Kracht Hair and Makeup: Michele Rachael Special Thanks to Leiana Bombz and everyone that has supported the project. We love you.
“Jim Smith works in a 10-by-10 foot guest bedroom in his Ewing Township ranch home, where the musician is enveloped by walls of guitars and synths. He painted the walls teal, then decided to actually name himself Teeel. Smith prefers analog synthesizers to layman-friendly computer programs for the nostalgia factor. He says he does his best work late at night in between seasons. A murky ambience casts a shadow on Teeel’s albums “Amulet” and “University Heights.” Read the entire article HERE
“The home studio born product of classic horror film worship, italo inspiration, electro love – and let’s face it, a brilliant sense of musical depth and texture – 2011’s synthified mini masterpiece, Amulet garnered the attention of electronic music fans everywhere, influential radio stations (KEXP Song of The Day), countless blogs and zines (ahem) and anyone who heard good things when they first listened to Teeel.” Discosalt Magazine
READ THE FULL INTERVIEW HERE
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