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Materialized during the Cosmic Love Ball 2013 at The Fillmore in San Francisco, CA.

Materialized during the Cosmic Love Ball 2013 at The Fillmore in San Francisco, CA.

I have really been digging on the band Materialized lately.

Give a listen and let me know what you think.

http://materialized.us
https://www.facebook.com/MaterializedMusic

Materialized is a keys/drums live electronic music duo from Oakland, CA. that specialize in soul shaking, bass-quaking dance and electronic music played live.

Drummer Dale Fanning and Keyboardist/Synthesist Dave Pellicciaro have crafted a style that feeds on their trademark combustive energy. With live sets that don’t stop once they start Materialized collides big bass electro-house w/ deep-space, cinematic compositions leaving noise and textured ambience in the wake.

Synergizing the energy and vibe of live performance with the punch and consistent tonal impact of cutting edge electronic music is the destination. Creating layered, sonic impact live, Materialized keeps things moving without “press play” assistance to make the music. This is where the bond and connectivity between band and audience happens and what Materialized considers central to their focus…. unity w/ the audience, to be equally immersed together.

In the past 18 months, Materialized has released two recordings, “Magneto Delicti” and “Space Junk” on CD, digital download and vinyl. Materialized hosts a beloved San Francisco annual bash, The Cosmic Love Ball, at The Fillmore Auditorium and plays nationally.

Magneto Delicti

Space Junk

“Mighty Dave Pellicciaro (keys, samples, myriad noisemakers) and Dale Fanning (electronic drums/percussion) and their varied collaborators are up to is just about everything most electronic dance music is missing, most notably a prominent human element with the ability to shift and respond in real time with true musician insight and instinct. No question that these guys are masters of technology but in a daring, hang-your-ass-over- the-edge way that recalls the sonic spelunking of early Tangerine Dream and Aphex Twin. The more aggressive, intense and shadowy Materialized becomes the more I’m captivated by their evolution.”

JamBase | Northern California – Dennis Cook

Neil Young & Crazy Horse have released the 17-minute video for “Ramada Inn”, from their new album Psychedelic Pill out October 30 on CD and November 23 on triple vinyl. Watch the full clip below. As announced on JamBase, a full fidelity version of the album will be released on Blu-ray and will include all the videos.

High Sierra Music Festival

Anyone else going to the High Sierra Music Festival this year? Well, courtesy of JamBase, you can now start planning your High Sierra adventures. Check out their daily schedule, here. Oh, and don’t forget about the late night shows!

Currently, the full line up includes the following:

  • Ben Harper
  • STS9
  • Railroad Earth
  • Galactic
  • Built to Spill
  • Toots and the Maytals
  • Ryan Bingham
  • ALO
  • Lotus
  • Delta Spirit
  • Soulive
  • Heartless Bastards
  • The Devil Makes Three
  • Deer Tick
  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • The Slip
  • Lettuce
  • Surprise Me Mr. Davis
  • Grupo Fantasma
  • MarchFourth Marching Band
  • The Motet: Funk is Dead!
  • Skerik’s Bandalabra
  • Red Baraat
  • The Stooges Brass Band
  • The New Orleans Suspects
  • Nathan Moore
  • The Lumineers
  • Marco Benevento
  • Elephant Revival
  • Papadosio
  • Brokedown in Bakersfield
  • Gardens & Villa
  • Mike Dillon Band
  • Steve Poltz
  • Skerik
  • Big Gigantic
  • Garage A Trois
  • Paper Diamond
  • The Trio featuring Johnny Vidacovich
  • Ike Stubblefield
  • Grant Green Jr.
  • Ben Sollee
  • Split Lip Rayfield
  • Birds of Chicago
  • Delicate Steve
  • David Garza>
  • Kids These Days
  • Y La Bamba
  • Matt The Electrician
  • Mike Dillon
  • “Delicate” Steve Marion
  • Sunny Jain from Red Baraat

Click here for even more info and tickets.

Hope to see you there!!