San Francisco Music Superpowers Release First Ever Official LovEvolution Compilation CD
to Raise Funds for Electronic Music Scholarship: Beat University
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Proceeds from the sale of the 2009 LovEvolution CD will go to The Beat University Electronic Music Scholarship Fund.
September 28, 2009 – San Francisco, California – Beat University, founded in 2008 as the first-ever electronic music scholarship program in the United States, has evolved into an extraordinary collaboration between San Francisco’s Music Superpowers that will support, educate and produce the next generation of music makers. Pyramind, America's premier institute for electronic music production and training, Epiphyte Records, LovEvolution (formerly LoveFest), and some of the world’s leading electronic dance music recording artists proudly announce the release of the 2009 LovEvolution Compilation CD, the proceeds of which will go to The Beat University Electronic Music Scholarship Fund.
The 2009 LovEvolution Compilation CD, street date October 1, 2009, features select original tracks from 14 internationally renowned Electronic Dance Music artists, including Bachelors of Science, Miguel Migs, Lee Coombs, Bassnectar, Christopher Lawrence, Way Out West, Hyper, Derek Howell and more. The artists have donated their songs, time, and energies to the creation of a one-of-a-kind Electronic Dance Music tour-de-force that will help fund a variety of scholarship programs for up-and-coming electronic musicians to use at Pyramind.
Your decision to support the 2009 LovEvolution Compilation CD will not only guarantee you a fantastic aural and emotional experience, driven by some of the biggest names in Electronic Dance Music today, but will also help aspiring electronic musicians from under-served communities receive funding for professional training in digital recording, engineering and production.
Most all of the amazingly talented and gifted recording artists featured on the 2009 LovEvolution Compilation CD are featured performers at the biggest dance party in America - LovEvolution! The 2009 LovEvolution Compilation CD will be for sale at the Epiphyte Records tent during LovEvolution, Saturday, October 3, 2009, and it is also available at iTunes, Amazon.com, and EpiphyteRecords.com. Additional national digital distribution is graciously managed by InGrooves.
Track & Artist List:
1. Bachelors of Science - The Ice Dance (D&B)
2. Miguel Migs - So Far (SF House)
3. Lee Coombs - The Future Sound of Retro (L.C. RMX) (Tech/electro/Breaks/House)
4. Bassnectar - Art of Revolution (Dubstep)
5. Hyper and JHz - Pitch Bitch (Hyper RMX) (House/ Breaks)
6. Great Scott - Defcon (Big Beat/Progressive)
7. DRC and DJ Denise - Sassy Frass (House)
8. Derek Howell - Cheer Up (Pance Party RMX) (Electro House)
9. Stoneface and Terminal - Santiago (Kyau and Albert RMX) (Minimal/Progressive)
10. Deep Voices - Phenomenon (Tech Mix) (Trance)
11. Christopher Lawrence - Continuation (Trance)
12. Chromatone - Dub Divider (Psy Trance)
13. Dissolve aka Liam Shy - The Awakening (Psy-Trance)
Way Out West - Spaceman (Progressive Breaks)
San Francisco LovEvolution seeks to serve the electronic dance music community by organizing public events, presenting electronic art forms, and generating funds to support artistic development and the advancement of music education & production. www.sflovevolution.org
Pyramind is the leader in digital music, recording, and game audio training in the heart of San Francisco. In addition to a diverse lineup of courses and certifications, Pyramind provides sound and music production services for the biggest names in interactive entertainment, creating an integrated approach to audio education in a real, working studio environment. www.pyramind.com and www.pyramind.com/community/beat-university.html
ABOUT EPIPHYTE RECORDS:
Epiphyte Records springs from Pyramind, drawing its inspiration and talent from the Pyramind community, the San Francisco Bay Area, and beyond. Epiphyte gives back with opportunities, and music that draws people in.
ABOUT BEAT UNIVERSITY:
Beat University is a non-profit partnership between San Francisco institutions LovEvolution (formerly LoveFest) and Pyramind to raise money for the only dedicated electronic music scholarship fund in the country. Featuring top-notch local and international talent, Beat University donates its proceeds to help up-and-coming electronic musicians pay for their advanced digital audio education at Pyramind. This makes Beat University a one-of-a-kind program that showcases not only today’s best, but also contributes to creating the outstanding electronic musicians of tomorrow. www.beatuniversity.com