Withhold any expectations when you first embark upon a Beatronica experience. Their gigs are multimedia, multisensory, transcendental journeys through the realms of RnB, psychedelic trip-hop and pop. “their psychedelic beats are irrepressible”– Rave Magazine The band have recorded a new debut album and are currently mixing their 3rd single “You and Me”. Check out on youtube their latest showreel recorded at the Globe in Brisbane. Beatronica’s wicked beats stem from the eclectic talents of soulful vocal seductress Mars Girl, The pixie with the big voice. “Mars Girl provides melodic and visual focus for Beatronica” – Courier Mail.
Beatronica are the brainchild of drummer Ed Duquemin (Gondwanaland) aka de Beat who drums and mc’s the Show and has received critical acclaim throughout a stellar career, notably an ARIA win and recently a critically acclaimed world music CD “Xenophon” ”understated brilliance 4stars”– Rolling Stone, “this is an excellent album”– ABC Radio He has a fiery ambition for Beatronica, and after extensive work in the UK now has an utterly fresh brand of euro club rock trance with some outstanding Australian talent, like DJ Bass on you guessed it bass and MP Free on guitar.
The group formed in November 2009, and have developed a strong live show which draws from multiple musical cultures, genres with video graphics. Several residency’s and 4ZZZ chart success has resulted in a dedicated and varied fanbase around Brisbane where the band has gigged extensively. Beatronica’s unique combination of melodic trip-hop and pop rock is a definite crowd pleaser, and fans of The Velvet Underground, Pink Floyd, and Prodigy are guaranteed to excite in the group’s sonic meltingpot.. Be sure to catch Beatronica soon, because if their popularity with international travellers is any determination, they a bound to leave our shores for overseas success very soon.
Hey I got your message about a synth/piano player sorry its taken so long to reply i haven't had internet. I am definitely interested. I just have to warn you I am not the best when it comes to playing by ear but I am getting better however I'm classically trained and pick things up very fast =)