Welcome to the second coming of Evolve!
Brought to you once again by PYRAMIND, we are opening up our 880 Folsom Street facilities for this invitation only industry mixer and label showcase! We’re featuring established Bay Area artists alongside new talents and explorations in new music technology.
EVOLVE.02 March 8th 2019
VR DJ performances and hands on demos with Tribe XR
Mingle, Meetup, and Demos
Active Networking and Q&A with Industry Partners & Sponsors
Including: Tom Impallomeni, Tribe XR CEO & Co-founder
Bruce Mac Vaughn & Ryan Michael Robbins, Fierce Animals & DarkStar Audio
Marky Ray, Alt Space, Echo Space, Brass Tax
Moderated by Pyramind founder, Gregory J. Gordon
Tribe VR DJ Set w/DJ Icon
Mac Vaughn & Ryan Michael Robbins (Fierce Animals)
VR Demos from:
Featured Technology Partner: Tribe_XR
Tribe is a virtual reality tool that offers pro CD-J Decks, 1-ON-1 Live Lessons via Pyramind’s Mentorship Network, and real time streaming support.
Media Partner: Keyframe Entertainment
Keyframe-Entertainment is a media network that inspires, informs, and entertains through Transformational films, visionary projects, and Electronic Music. Keyframe was launched in 2004 as an Electronic Dance Music label and artist management company and has since expanded its scope to include Executive Production, Marketing Services, Social Media Strategy and A&R.
Guest Speaker: Marky Ray
Marky Ray is part of the legendary Brass Tax crew . He produced a VR dj dance party called Echo Space that ran for over a year and a half. Using the social VR platform Altspace he facilitated live djs playing dance music Wednesday nights from 7-10pm. Though there was no physical location for the club, users could login from all over the world to join the fun in VR. You can catch him performing in VR on TribeXR or streaming VR favorite Beat Saber.
Fantasynth is an audio-reactive experience designed for Virtual Reality. Glide through a procedurally populated environment that comes alight with the music!
Chronos Global Academy
Based in Seattle, Washington, Chronos has recently partnered with Pyramind to bring their intensive VR Unity Foundations training workshops to San Francisco.
Label Partner: Fierce Animal Recordings
FIERCE ANIMAL RECORDINGS is a San Francisco based digital record label delivering Beatport charting cutting edge dance music since 2009. Fierce Animals has worked with a long list of artists such as Dubfire (SCI+TEC), Paco Osuna (Minus), Umek (1605), Saeed Younan (Younan Music), Victor Calderone (Intec), Alex Stein (Sprout), Maksim Dark (SCI+TEC), Chris Rusu (SCI+TEC), Stacey Pullen (Blackflag Recordings), Mateo! (Dark Face Recordings), Superjunk (Toolroom, Difinitive, 1605), The Horrorist (Things To Come), Dylan Droik (Funk’n Deep Recordings, Black Kat), Manel Diaz (Code Rhythm Recordings), Sammy La Marca (Hungary Koala Records), Angelo Raguso/FAW9 (Bush, Frequenza), Chris Ojeda (Frequenza, P.U.N.C.H.I.S.) and many more.
Ryan Michael Robbins
San Francisco, Bay Area based Music Producer / DJ, Ryan Michael Robbins is known for his mysterious blend of Minimal, Techno & Dark Tech Music. With his several Beatport Top 100 charting releases and highly acclaimed club performances at nearly every S.F. premier venue, he has leveraged this momentum for a full-time music career.