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Analogue Mindfield (Snapper J & Giz'mo'Dee)

Analogue Mindfield are Snapper J and Gizmo D Blending elements of Trip-Hop, Reggae, Drum and Bass and Ambient, Analogue Mindfields music was described by Cheshire Cat of Leftfield as a heavyweight mix of reggae skank, old school dub with vibrant brass driven trip skank like a mouthfull of liquorice allsorts Their Mission Statement is simple - Create auditory sound-scapes of challenging yet accessible music, whilst retaining an inspired socially conscious theme to our tunes.- Gizmo D Analogue Mindfields initial output, entitled Digital Brainwave will be available in All Good Record Stores in Feb 2006 and will also be available to be purchased online. So far, the album is receiving Rave Reviews and Getting Airplay on most of the Dance Radio shows in Ireland and this was just from the promo tracks that they leaked out there! Sony Playstations Games development team, have expressed an interest in using some of their tracks for future games under development. Youve got to get Weatherall to listen to these tracks man, hell fookin love em- Mani (Primal Scream) Almost every track is played on Actual instruments, as opposed to computers, However some notable guests feature, including M.C. Ishu and the crispy horns of The Love Grocer (Mad Professor, Morcheeba, Steel Pulse, The Bluetones, Horace Andy, Zion Train and Dreadzone). Snapper J began his musical career by fronting one of Irelands most popular reggae bands Keltic Posse, gigging with reggae legends such as Derrick Morgan and Laurel Aiken as their support bands, whilst in their own right headlining at The Montreaux Jazz festival. Snapper J then moved on to play bass with urban guerrillas The Subtonics. Gizmo D is one of the founding members and resident producer of Loop Studios in Dublin. Musicians who have been through the studio include Primal Scream, The Thrills, Shane McGowan, Paddy Casey, Jack L and The Frames. He is also a director of www.cpu.ie , Irelands biggest online music resource for Irish artists. CPU runs Irelands only mp3 Download Chart and boasts such international acts as Feeder and Alfie signed up to its artist section. Snapper J and Gizmo D met through their former band The Subtonics and worked with such luminary producers as Leo Pearson (produced U2, Elvis Costello), Trevor Hutchinson (ex The Waterboys) and Connor Brady (ex The Blades). The Subtonics were also the support band for The Darkness, MC5, Jerry Fish (ex Emotional Fish) and The Stunning. Analogue Mindfield are also available as producers. So if you're working or planning to work on a recording and like the idea of having an Analogue Mindfield element in your recording contact us to discuss details All Analogue Mindfield music is available for licensing both to other labels and for Film/TV/Gaming

Inspiration: Lee Scratch Perry, Coldcut, The Orb, King Tubby, Aquasky, LTJ Bukem, Ninja Tunes, Prince Fari, Nightmares on Wax

  • Children of the Streetsrecorded at Loop Studios Space 28 North Lotts Dublin 1 Ireland copyright 2005 analogue mindfield Produced by Analogue Mindfield
  • Dublin Thingrecorded at Loop Studios Space 28 North Lotts Dublin 1 Ireland copyright 2005 analogue mindfield Produced by Analogue Mindfield
  • The Holy Weedrecorded at Loop Studios Space 28 North Lotts Dublin 1 Ireland copyright 2005 analogue mindfield Produced by Analogue Mindfield