BRYAN BLACK - CLR Podcast 126 / July 25th 2011
For episode n° 126, CLR welcomes an in equal measure dedicated, interesting and versatile artist for the first time on the CLR Podcast. Bryan Black has inspired countless people with his multisided work and even motivated Dave Clarke to return to the studio, to do a remix of his brand-new Black Asteroid project. So here comes the first CLR Podcast of Bryan Black, the former sound designer of Prince, member of the great band “Motor” and creator of the thrilling Black Asteroid “Engine EP”, which is out on vinyl today, July 25th on CLR. For more information on Bryan Black and his new project Black Asteroid, please read his subsequent short bio and please check www.blackasteroid.com for news and upcoming tour dates.
Black Asteroid is the brainchild of Bryan Black. Bryan started his career as a sound designer for Prince. While working with Prince at Paisley Park Studios, Bryan learned and honed sound and production skills, which inspired him to start his own band. He moved to London England and launched a band called MOTOR. The first MOTOR demo was quickly signed to Novamute. After 2 singles, MOTOR were catapulted to the top of the techno world, sharing stages with Daft Punk and Kraftwerk at major festivals, and later embarking on a World tour supporting Depeche Mode in 2009. In April 2011, Bryan decided to start Black Asteroid to showcase an exciting new sound. It was time re-capture the techno world. The debut EP was written in 1 week, it was mixed the next week and signed to CLR a week later. The ENGINE EP is the debut release, out now on CLR.