The Rocky Mountain Synthesizer Meetup and madelife are joining forces to host a special Halloween Edition of the Beat Cypher monthly open stage night. The event will feature live performances on a signup basis (more on this below). Costumes are encouraged. The event also features a brief introduction to the SP-404 by madelife’s J.L. Kane.
7:00PM-7:15 Arrive, get name tags, sign up for a Beat Cypher slot in person. ** Must be RSVD to meetup.com invite be eligible for a slot. Of course you can also come and listen and mingle.
7:15-7:30 Welcome and announcements
7:30-8:00 Intro to SP0404 & performance on machine by J.L. Kane
8:00-10:00 Ten Beat Cypher Performances (10 minute sets with some extra room for setup). Halloween vibe performances encouraged.
MORE ABOUT HOW THE BEAT CYPHER WORKS
All styles welcomed and invited. The purpose of this event is to gather music producers/performers in the Boulder/Denver area and build community. Each performer gets a 10 minute time slot. Sign up is FIRST COME FIRST SERVE so get here on time to get a spot and you must ALSO be RSVP’d to the MEETUP.com invite to be eligible. As transition times are fast, small rigs or grooveboxes are encouraged. More on Beat Cypher here https://www.facebook.com/groups/1980133178941598/.
ABOUT J.L. KANE - DJ and Producer. Drummer and Collector of sounds. Knower of Musical History.
Justin Kane Forthuber, also known as musical beat creator, JL Kane grew up in Tampa, Florida in a music loving home.
Justin currently lives in Boulder, CO as a music educator, audio engineer and musician. J's weapons of choice are the Akai MPC & SP-404, a dusty drum kit and any synthesizer he can get his hands on.