live on midnight operator ep. 7

BØLT news

today, I had the absolute pleasure to join Tobias and Alissa from teenage engineering on the weekly show “midnight operator” live on YouTube. The show was an absolute blast and featured some amazing talent from around the world! Be sure to check out the full episode 🙂

Low’n’Slow: Bass Loops & Samples

BØLT news, sound packs

Every good laid-back groove needs a bass track that sits just right and makes your head bob. That’s why I decided to put together a pack of bass loops and samples that will give your tracks some serious low-end goodness! 10 original loops in 3-4 keys each and 59 one shot samples including delicious plucks, thumps, slides, and hammer-ons carefully …

A free Mixtape for Leap Day!

BØLT news

Since #jamuary2020 was such a romp, I decided to expand on a couple of my favorite tracks of that challenge and put together a free mixtape! All of the tracks were made on the teenage engineering OP-Z with a little help from the Korg Nu:Tekt NTS-1 on “boom blip”. For now, it’s available exclusively on Bandcamp so download, stream, and …

“voyager II” is live!

BØLT news

#jamuary2020 has been one hell of a ride and I came off of this challenge feeling more inspired and excited about music than I have been in a long time! To celebrate, my sophomore album “voyager II” is now available for streaming or downloading wherever you get your music!

voyager II coming Feb. 1st.

BØLT news, releases

It’s time for a sequel. Once I finished the first “voyager” album, I knew I still had a bunch of ideas that would fit its sonic narrative. Thus, I decided to make my next album a direct follow-up and name it “voyager II”. It will be available on all popular online platforms on February 1st. This album features another 11 …

#jamuary 2020

BØLT news

Happy new year! I’ve decided that this year I’ll be joining in on the fun that is #jamuary! Similarly to “inktober”, I’ll be posting (or trying to post) at least 1 minute of new, original music each day of January – be it beats, jamming, or even just practicing. It’s about not overthinking and just putting out whatever music is …

BOLT - awake (single)

my new single is live.

BØLT news, releases

With my next album “voyager II” coming very soon, I’d like to give you a little sneak peek into what’s to come with this single titled “awake”. This track was made entirely on the teenage engineering OP-Z and PO-32 tonic drum machine, synced together using the oplab module.

Listening Party & Live Stream

BØLT news, releases

This Friday (Nov. 22nd), I’ll be hosting a little listening party over at Union Sound at Bow Market, Somerville (view in Maps). I’ll be playing a bunch of tracks from my newly released album, “voyager“, live on the OP-Z. For those who can’t make it, I’ll also stream the entire thing over on my Instagram (@bolt.wav)!

Interview on Small Operations

BØLT news, releases, teenage engineering

With my debut album “voyager” out, I’ve had the incredible honor to talk to Andrew of the Small Operations podcasts about what inspires me, what my workflow looks like, and what I’m up to next. Listen to the full interview on Small Operations ep. 9 wherever you get your podcasts.