Music

RE:fresh Partners :: Book of Memes [Day 060]

Book | Words & Images by Eric Scott

Day 060 "I Am Never Bored" - An Artistic Monograph • Portfolio by Eric Scott / Day For Night... A presentation of strategic design, art direction and multimedia.
Day 060 “I Am Never Bored” – An Artistic Monograph • Portfolio by Eric Scott / Day For Night… A presentation of strategic design, art direction and multimedia.

Sitework: “The Re:Fresh Gallery”

Day 060, the Re:Fresh Gallery, is a three-part virtual structure proposed for the viewing of graphic artworks by Day For Night, and set to the downtempo/trip-hop beats spun by DJ Salvador Dalek. Re:Fresh is a home to works and installations in the areas of fiction and non-fiction, audio, motion and interface design, and is accompanied by a catalogue documenting the graphic work of Eric Scott.

The current exhibition, “Fans Should Not Be Moved Or Turned Off” collects visual work from the graphic archives of Eric Scott, to be viewed in the upper design gallery. Other site spaces include the Listen Soundspace, workshops for audio design, poetry and intermedia, and a lending library for customized industrial samples and loops.

Eric Scott & The Everyday :: Listine [Day 056]

Rhythm Factory :: The Case of the Turning Grille [Day 072]

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Day For Night :: Identity Montage [Day 008]

Video | Portfolio Work

Day For Night : Identity Montage from Day For Night.

Featured Work:
Day For Night, Herb Alpert.com, 1042 Voiceworks, Avenir, Commit, Commercial Realty Consultants, Crestone Group, Contemporary Visual Arts, Bluebottles, DNA2Z, Editions La Nuit Americaine, Eric Scott, Found, King FM Soundsystem, Kunstfabriken, Mr. No-Logo, NIGHTfonts, NIGHTlinkRail Project, re:Fresh, Rhythm Factory, Salvador Dalek, SEXUS Ensemble, The Von Trapps, Evolve, Felicity, NoelCrane.com, CraneFaces, ITCottage, Kristy Manning, Fuse, Living.org, Luke (Steve Lukather), Underground Productions, Naczinski & Associates, Project Scholar, TalkAboutIt.org, Tower Art Group, Tambu by Toto, WorldWest, UCIrvine Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, TSA Design Group, Herb Alpert “Music • Art • Life”

Bio :: Eric Scott

BIO Eric Scott is a composer, producer, artist, writer, DJ and sound designer from Santa Monica, California. He brings over 25 years’ consultative experience as principal and founder of Day For Night, a digital creative studio for art, design, music and video.

Coming from a background in the advertising production industry where he established himself as a sound designer and audio engineer, Eric broke out to work independently in 1991. A boutique independent music label, Day For Night boasts original catalogue of electronic, abstract, dream pop and avant-garde-jazz-classical music releases. Solo recordings (under an absurdistly lengthy variety of pseudonyms, based more upon genre than personnel) include 3 Mains (1991), The Performing Man (1993), Paris – A Musical Overpass (1995), Found1 – A Stone (2006), The Inner Cinema (2007) and Junction – Another Train Leaving (2007).

Eric Scott Day For Night selfie
Eric Scott Day For Night (selfie)

Eric has also worked under the names Rhythm Factory, Bluebottles, Found, Mr. No-Logo, Künstfabriken, King FM and as one half of the duo Salvador Dalek, all released on auteur label Day For Night. In 2011 alone, Eric has remixed a broad variety of artists in diverse styles, from Euro-Israeli pop chanteuse Keren Ann, John Foxx, David Lynch, Martin Solveig and musique concrète composer Luc Ferrari.

In 1998, Eric established Day For Night Digital Creative Studio, mixing in his creative strengths through professional consultative services, and comprehensive design solutions. His studio activities encompass, full-time, his lifelong passion for creativity in communication and the visual arts as well as music.

Today, Day For Night provides bespoke strategic solutions, consultation and development in web properties and viral multimedia, branding and identity design, and original music production and underscore for film. His client list includes TalkAboutIt.org, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, musician-artist Herb Alpert, Disney Online / Buena Vista Internet Group, Touchstone Television, actor-producer Michael Chiklis, sound artist Scanner (Robin Rimbaud), The Epilepsy Foundation of America, University of California Irvine, contemporary visual artist Andrew Lakey, INVIDI Technologies, Two Chefs On A Roll, the Crestone Group Baking Companies, the Swim~ label and many others.

Eric is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC) Marshall School of Business, with a certificate from the Entrepreneur Program.

Rhythm Factory :: From 5A to 6A – The Singles [Day 074]

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King FM :: Soundsystem 0.0.2 [Day 086]

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King FM (Eric Scott/Day For Night). “Soundsystem 0.0.2.” Day 086.cd / download

With “Soundsystem 0.0.2” (Day 086) digital dub-plate fanatic King FM deconstructs the sound work begun by Rhythm Factory and other Day For Night artists in this light and summery outing. Comprising eight bass-heavy, downtempo thumpers, King FM is about an instinct to preserve a chilled-out blend of clicks and cuts, vibing against low, smooth bass and rattling, exotic percussion lines.

Found7 :: Swipes [Day 078]

Day For Night :: Plus + Plus [Day 096]

Whitelabel Series DVD-r | Download

This collection of Day For Night white labels on custm DVD-r media forms a box set with unreleased mixes, working demos and milestones from the Day For Night catalogue, each disc packaged in a themed box design.

Day 096.1 Bluebottles “Chalk-White + Garlands” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.1 Bluebottles "Chalk-White + Garlands" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.1 Bluebottles “Chalk-White + Garlands” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.2 Day For Night “Hash + Koehler” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.2 Day For Night "Hash + Koehler" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.2 Day For Night “Hash + Koehler” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.3 Eric Scott “Arts + Metiers” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.3 Eric Scott "Arts + Metiers" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.3 Eric Scott “Arts + Metiers” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.4 Eric Scott “Crabcakes + Ulcers” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.4 Eric Scott "Crabcakes + Ulcers" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.4 Eric Scott “Crabcakes + Ulcers” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.5 Eric Scott “Coffeehouses + Asylums” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.5 Eric Scott "Coffeehouses + Asylums" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.5 Eric Scott “Coffeehouses + Asylums” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.6 Found “sush9b2r + ;–(” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.6 Found "sush9b2r + ;–(" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.6 Found “sush9b2r + ;–(” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.7 King FM “Lex + Rez” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.9 Pete Moraites “Hollywood + Roppongi” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.9 Pete Moraites "Hollywood + Roppongi" from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download
Day 096.9 Pete Moraites “Hollywood + Roppongi” from the Day For Night “Plus + Plus” Day 096. Whitelabel Series DVD-r / Download

Day 096.10 Rhythm Factory “Synthesizers + Rhythm” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.11 Salvador Dalek “Dooney + Haggis” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.15 Mr. No-Logo “Spilt Pea + Gravy” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.16 Künstfabriken “Flame + Interrobang” A collection of white label tracks.

Day 096.17 Cowboy Joe “Fits + Starts” A collection of white label tracks.

Salvador Dalek :: Seaside Weekend [Day 095]

Mix | Streaming Playlist

Salvador Dalek’s “Seaside Weekend” (Day 085) is where downtempo beats meet beachside bingo.

Mixed by Eric Scott, this set melds progressive house and dancefloor-oriented grooves from the Day For Night artist roster, also featuring Rhythm Factory, … and even Bluebottles… resulting in a blend of hauntological pastiche.

Eric Scott & The Everyday :: Vigilant [Day 046]

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“Vigilant” (Day 046) presents eleven tracks by Eric Scott, leading with the Britpop-tinged “My Nature”, and merging smoky trip hop, brooding melodies and dark keyboard layers, with the occasional upbeat diversion.

Day For Night on Instagram :: PHOTO [Day 093]

Cowboy Joe vs Julie Android :: Fall Ahead [Day 076]

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Peter Moraites :: Code [Day 066]

Eric Scott & The Everyday :: A Priori [Day 043]

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“A Priori” (Day 043) collects ten tracks by Eric Scott, merging smoky trip hop, brooding melodies and dark keyboard layers, with the occasional upbeat diversion. “I wrote much of this in the early half of 1997. At that time, I was experiencing some turmoil, and documented almost everything in audio journals, and in the form of my guitar playing, which became very diligent, and very structured all of a sudden.

“Then, the project went on hold, as I began to deal with many of the feelings that came up during the writing process. The feelings were so intense that I never revisited the songs for almost ten years. It was like a magnet, finding so much power within this creative block, and so I considered it a great honor to finish and record all ten tracks!”

Eric Scott :: _Underscore [Day 041]

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“_Underscore” (Day 041) is the latest installment in orchestral cinematica from composer Eric Scott. Accentuated by patterned, rhythmical cycles, string lines, and Eric’s insistent post-minimalist trademark frenzy, this collection forges an emotional landscape that is rife with tension, in equal parts as it is harmonious with compassion, love and peace. “Underscore” is a lexicon of personal derives and new music for films; a work that is created anticipating need as filmic vantage.

WIRE High (music video by Eric Scott)

Wire “High” Music Video – from pf22 ‘Wire’ (1:58)

Music promo for WIRE High from their 14th album release “Wire”, out April 2015 on Pink Flag. Video created by Eric Scott (Day For Night).

“…It all began (rather unassumingly) as ‪#‎iPhone6‬ concert footage which I shot at the Echoplex L.A. show last May, having no plans in mind, and quickly turned into this. I found myself playing in After Effects and before I knew it, hours had passed and I was proceeding with confidence that there was an idea to explore, some visual contrasts to do with altitude and time.

“’High’ was immediately a standout track for me, from a tremendous 14th album (the self-titled ‘WIRE’). The song is buoyant with these soaring emotional highpoints in the poetic text, which is as beautifully cryptic as with so many of Graham Lewis’s lyrics. Meanwhile, the overall structure (A-B-A-B-C) contains some brilliant nuances, from the minor-to-major shifts which signals the chorus. Wire’s art-rock perspective on this results in something that is musically very satisfying, even in the less-likeliness of a ‘pop’ event… it is all-the-while SO subtle in so many more ways than one. A real gem of a song, it needed to become a single!”

WIRE High (Robert Grey, Colin Newman, Matthew Simms & Graham Lewis) (2015)

WIRE High (Robert Grey, Colin Newman, Matthew Simms & Graham Lewis) (2015)

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Tall Grey Buildings ~ Malka Spigel ~ Video

Tall Grey Buildings :: Radio Edit Version (3:30)

This is the music promo created by Eric Scott for “Tall Grey Buildings” by Malka Spigel, which has an official release with the EP “Gliding” on the Swim~ label on May 19. Enjoy the trippy kaleidoscopic and time-lapse sequences shot around LA and London during 2013, and edited to Malka’s shoegaze/dream pop sound, and visually inspired by her richly colorful Lomo stills (https://bit.ly/1hLZr1X).

And, there is also a full length version too. This version matches the mix on the EP, preserving some additional Venice Beach and Santa Monica footage shot during the original videography.


Tall Grey Buildings :: Full-Length Version (4:23)

Tall Grey Buildings #malkaspigel Title Card - 00

Tall Grey Buildings #malkaspigel Title Card – 00

Malka’s songwriting and recording career spans back to the early 1980s where, as bassist and vocalist in the Euro-Israeli post-punk band Minimal Compact, she eventually met her future husband and collaborator Colin Newman (Wire). The two of them are also members together in the bands Immersion and Githead, and presently continue to work and tour with their original bands.

“Tall Grey Buildings” is produced by Colin Newman (guitar) with musical contributions by Ronald Lippok (drums), Julie Campbell (guitar), Matthew Simms (guitar), Uri Frost (keyboards) and Gil Luz (keyboards). 

Tall Grey Buildings :: Press Archive

The Quietus
The AV Club
And So She Thinks
The Girls Are
Clash Music

Found6 :: What Part Of Us [Day 068]

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“Found5: What Part Of Us” (Day 068) takes the listener along a flowing atmospheric journey, leading through places and realms unknown…This ‘Found’ collection relies upon the sounds of our aqueous pursuits… An underwater experience for the weary traveler.

Eric Scott :: Inner Radio [Day 092]

Eric Scott & The Everyday :: Tensmith [Day 036]

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A collection of acoustic demos, recorded between July 2009 and December 2010, and encompassing the entire songwriting catalogue by Eric Scott, for Day For Night/Editions La Nuit Américaine.

Eric: “In a way, this project represents a kind of re-invention; where the freedom of hearing oneself re-interpreted, as many as 20 years later, through an acoustic demo, frees one of the trappings of fashion, style, temperament, and leaves only the bare bones of a rather positive songwriting legacy in place. It was made with the intention of leaving an inspirational footprint, and I think it wholly succeeds.”

Eric Scott & The Everyday :: The Drowning Fish [Day 033]

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“The Drowning Fish” (Day 033) is a collection of contemplative-yet-upbeat pieces for electric guitar, with a shift of emphasis upon arrangements that “could be reproducible live”…This is not to suggest that Eric Scott has any performance dates planned for the near future; the composer/producer prefers the studio environment above all else.

“I really do love to play live. But there’s a wiser instinct that reminds me that I just need to keep away from activities that have that laborious feeling, especially repetitive scheudules of any sort. From day to day, my attention is constantly moving, I’m restless and so I reinvent music every day. I’m just not into the side of things that requires that performer’s discipline. In many ways, it’s at the heart of why I do so many of the activities I pursue today.”

Day For Night :: Identity [Day 008]

Book | Words & Images by Eric Scott

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Eric Scott is a writer, multimedia artist, designer and composer… and in his 2nd book “Identity,” (Day 008) he explores the gestalt of Day For Night, presenting a variety of visual identities (alternating between the personal, and those created for his clients) along with other “messaging” from the Day For Night history. To create this work, Eric has painstakingly reviewed, documented and organized his own personal work, writings, designs & creative observations to present a cross-section that is the salient tip of the Day For Night (creative) iceberg…

In keeping with this approach, an abstract, occasionally surrealist, and mostly art-focused approach dominates the works presented, where “Identity” deliberately avoids the conflict of narrative, and instead interweaves many of Eric’s personal writings, notebooks and archives. A corner peeked-around when developing the identities and writings in a highly personal and visual setting… all of which, at its heart, defines the Day For Night approach.

“Identity” is a must-read for anyone who is a friend of the label, a client (or potential client), a lover of railway travel and/or urban explorer, reader of poetry or theorist of information architecture, or someone who is passionate about the creative process.

The full visual identity system, logo and sub-brands created by Day For Night, under the catalogue ID “Identity” (Day 008). As a matter of internal reference, this also includes identity marks for Eric ScottNIGHTfonts, Editions La Nuit Amèricaine, Re:Fresh, King FMBluebottles, and Rhythm Factory, plus the accompanying letterhead, envelope, business card, in-ternal communications (fax, invoice, etc.), and a free downloadable desktop utility for composers, the Day For Night BPM Calculator

"Commercial Music Design" Interview

Video

Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission. Composer Eric Scott (Day For Night) is interviewed on the boutique label’s approach towards commercial music and licensing, as part of the label mission.

Eric: “I felt it a growing imperative that I begin to share the working methodology behind some of the madness, so here’s the first in a series of little vlogisodes we’ve produced…”

Salvador Dalek Live :: Day 055.10 Podcast

Recorded Live at Trip­notic (The Room) in Santa Mon­ica
on August 2, 2012

A 2+ Hour Mix featuring featuring Portishead, Sneaker Pimps, Bjork, Howie B, Depeche Mode, The Orb, International Peoples Gang, The XX, Phantogram, Q-Burns Abstract Message, Moloko, Leftfield, Warp label artists Boards of Canada & Red Snapper, Swim~ label artists dollop, Malka Spigel, Ronnie & Clyde & Akatombo, plus Natural Calamity, Charles Webster, Trellis, Alex Gopher, Billie Holliday, Heights of Abraham, Looper, Gold Zebra, 1 Giant Leap, DJ Krush… and the Unknown Ghosts… recorded live at Tripnotic Downtempo Lounge, (Santa Monica, CA)!

Playlist:
01 dol-lop – Qoke
02 Natural Calamity – As You Know
03 Portishead – Tribute To Monk & Canatella
04 Portishead – Wandering Star Remix
05 Sneaker Pimps – 6 Underground (The Umbrellas of Ladywell Mix #2)
06 Bjork – I Miss You (Dobie Rub Part One-Sunshine Mix)
07 The Orb – Orban Tumbleweed
08 Charles Webster – Be No-One
09 Malka Spigel – Humans
10 Depeche Mode – Painkiller
11 Trellis – Sniff
12 Boards Of Canada – In A Beautiful Place Out In The Country
13 Depeche Mode – Higher Love
14 International People’s Gang – Into The Hole
15 Ronnie & Clyde – Bad Memory
16 Neotropic – Aloo Gobi
17 Q-Burns Abstract Message – Feel
18 Moloko – Day For Night
19 Alex Gopher – The Child (featuring Billie Holliday)
20 Leftfield – A Final Hit
21 Akatombo – Panacea
22 Q-Burns Abstract Message – Enter/Other
23 Heights of Abraham – All The Time In The World
24 Looper – These Things
25 The XX – Intro
26 Gold Zebra – Back In The Dust
27 dol-lop – Phase
28 1 Giant Leap – My Culture (Salvador Dalek Remix)
29 Phantogram – When I’m Small
30 Howie B – Take Your Partner By The Hand (Red Snapper Mix)
31 Red Snapper – Bussing
32 Bjork – Army Of Me
33 Boards Of Canada – Kid For Today
34 DJ Krush – Song 1
35 Neotropic – Weeds
36 The Unknown Ghosts – Kingdom Of The Eye

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Eric Scott "Arcadia" (Solar Eclipse 2012)

Music Video / Original Soundtrack

May 20, 2012 :: Ring Of Fire Annular Solar Eclipse from Day For Night.

Music video from Eric Scott of “Arcadia,” set to the May 20, 2012 annular solar eclipse. The film was recorded between 6:20 and 6:35 pm on May 20, 2012, using a consumer grade-HD Sony camera, filming through 3 pairs of sunglasses from the front of the Day For Night studio in the north San Fernando Valley, Southern California.

Music track: “Arcadia” by Eric Scott (Day For Night) from Day 096.04 (DVD)

Talk About It! :: Brand Campaign

Brand Experience & Site Design

Talk About It.org is a branded online user experience, dedicated to increasing public awareness for undervalued and misrepresented causes such as epilepsy... Creative direction and digital strategy by Eric Scott (Day For Night).

Talk About It.org is a branded online user experience, dedicated to increasing public awareness for
undervalued and misrepresented causes such as epilepsy… Creative direction and digital strategy
by Eric Scott (Day For Night).

TalkAboutIt.org was devised by Greg Grunberg (star of Love Bites, The Client List, Heroes, ALIAS, Felicity), in collaboration with the Epilepsy Foundation. TalkAboutIt.org unites celebrities and Hollywood stars to ask questions and to provide answers on epilepsy awareness, and invite change in the public’s false understanding and perceptions about epilepsy.

Day For Night designed and co-developed the Talk About It brand campaign through planning and strategy for a viral content, preceding the launch of the website which is designed around original video PSAs.-

Visit TalkAboutIt.org Website

Talk About It!

Web development and strategy, art direction, design, video editing and compositing, site programming and consultation.

TalkAboutIt.org
was devised by Greg Grunberg (star of NBC’s HEROES), and designed in collaboration with the Epilepsy Foundation and Brian Peterson of Roam Creative. Talk About It! unites celebrities and Hollywood stars to ask questions and to provide answers on epilepsy awareness, and invite change in the public’s false understanding and perceptions about epilepsy.
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We met the challenge of creating an imaginary world of underground train journeys and “tube” subway station platforms. These were wedded to the actor performances (who were filmed on blue-screen), in order to create a virtual journey from “ignorance to awareness” for the website, which is structured around original video PSAs.
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VISIT TalkAboutIt.org

Click to Watch Hollywood Talk About It!

Greg Grunberg introduces TalkAboutIt.org
PLAY VIDEO Chris Pine & Zachary Quinto on epilepsy first aid
Jennifer Garner & Greg Grunberg on parenting concerns
Ron Rifkin on what Epilepsy is
Dr. Drew Pinsky on why we should Talk About It
Milo Ventimiglia on coping with intimidation
Kristen Bell on telling your friends
Hayden Panettiere on empowering people with the condition
John Mayer on living with epilepsy

Talk About It!

Podcasts + Video
2009_0427 : TrekMovie.com interview with Greg Grunberg
2009_0421 : Disability Matters Podcast
2009_0408 : CNN Video News Release
2009_0408 : Talk About It! – The Day For Night Creativity Podcast

Viral
Dreifuss Station.com
YouTube Channel & Stealth Video Series
Talk About It! Creativity Podcast (Day 030 Addictaphone)

Articles + Press
2009_0502 : Stars That Care
2009_0420 : People.com A Call To Arms in the Epilepsy Fight
2009_0420 : Greg Grunberg Enlists Jennifer Garner to Talk About It
2009_0401 : ParentDish.com interview with Greg Grunberg
2009_0333 : People.com interview with Greg Grunberg

Day For Night :: The Remixes [Day 082]

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Salvador Dalek Live :: Day 055.07 Podcast

Recorded Live at Trip­notic (The Room) in Santa Mon­ica
on March 15, 2012

A 2-hour mix special featuring Swim~ label artists: Malka Spigel, Oracle, Ronnie & Clyde, Akatombo, dol-lop and Githead… plus Scanner, International Peoples Gang, Hooverphonic, Sneaker Pimps, Faust, Durutti Column, Massive Attack, Howie B, Rhythm Factory (Day For Night), Boards of Canada, Thievery Corporation, Depeche Mode, Primal Scream, Trellis, Moby, Scuba, Paul Weller, DJ Shadow, David Holmes, Sarah Cracknell (Saint Etienne), Ruby, Sofa Surfers, Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin and Madonna… recorded live at Tripnotic Downtempo Lounge, (Santa Monica, CA)!

Day 055.07 : ReFresh – Salvador Dalek Live (2012_0315) at Tripnotic.fm by Eric Scott on Mixcloud

1. Primal Scream Trainspotting
2. Malka Spigel – Humans
3. Madonna – Candy Perfume Girl
4. Ronnie & Clyde – Theme From A Lazy Life
5. Akatombo – Overheat
6. Durutti Column – No More Hurt
7. Trellis – Camel
8. International People’s Gang – Nine Churchill Drive
9. dol-lop – Phase
10. Massive Attack – Man Next Door
11. Scanner – Mass Observation : Optic Code
12. Moby – Rushing
13. Scuba – So You Think You’re Special
14. Githead – Drop
15. Rhythm Factory – Pbjck (Disinformation)
16. Paul Weller – Wildwood (Portishead Remix)
17. DJ Shadow – What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part One – Blue Skies Revisit)
18. Durutti Column – Nina
19. Akatombo – Dry-Loop
20. David Holmes & Sarah Cracknell – Gone
21. Ruby – Flippin’ Tha Bird [Ceasefire Mix]
22. International Peoples Gang – Angel Delight
23. Ronnie & Clyde – Twice Removed
24. Hooverphonic – Eden
25. Sneaker Pimps – Velvet Divorce
26. Faust – Meltdown Of T-Electronique & Apocalypse (Remixed by Sofa Surfers)
27. Oracle – Flow
28. Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin – Ballade De Melody Nelson (Howie B Remix)
29. Depeche Mode – Useless (Kruder & Dorfmeister Session)
30. Boards Of Canada – Turquoise Hexagon Sun
31. Boards Of Canada – Sixtyten
32. The Thievery Corporation – Shaolin Satellite
33. Q Burns Abstract Message – Feel

Various Artists “OverCast” Podcast

Day For Night Podcast Series / Downloads

“OverCast” is a themed series of eclectic podcast mixes (genres ranging from fringe electronica, drum ‘n’ bass, trip-hop and downtempo, avant-garde-jazz-classical, spoken-word sound collage) and curated by the Day For Night artists Eric ScottSalvador DalekPeter Moraites and more.

A one-time subscription to the free podcast (RSS) feed below will give you access to all of the podcasts.

First-Timers, subscribe on iTunes
Advanced users with other podcatchers, our direct feed is here

“OVERCAST” : UPCOMING PODCAST SERIES

Click below for advance info on any of these upcoming free Day For Night Podcast channels. To subscribe, simply subscribe to the main feed here, and the channels (series) will be added to your Downloads as they become available.

Day 020 : “Music From The Park” (Found Mix)
Day 030 : “Addictaphone” (The Creativity Podcast)
Day 060 : “Re:Fresh” (Salvador Dalek Mix)
Day 070 : “Hospital Radio” (Day For Night Mix)
Day 100 : “Terminus” (Day For Night Mix)

Luc Ferrari Remix “Hörspiel” [Day 082]

Chronopolis Dub Remix by Eric Scott / Download

Hommage à Luc Ferrari - Chronopolis D•U•B by Eric Scott (Day For Night)
Hommage à Luc Ferrari – Chronopolis D•U•B by Eric Scott (Day For Night)

The setting of this work takes the listener, over seventeen minutes, along a journey – from the factory (the birthplace) to the stage (youth – through theatre, spectacle and illusion) via the countryside (peace, retirement) and concluding in a sanctuary. This HORSPIEL indirectly references the human condition, from birth to death. …HORSPIEL is a tribute as well to the late composer Luc Ferrari, who passed away in 2005 and who is greatly missed by all those who knew and loved his work.

A guide to the original Luc Ferrari sounds used in the piece are available from this link:

Extract From Composer’s Notes by Eric Scott

…Ferrari introduces his Tautologie; whereby a machinist’s saw signals a Caesarean birth as the “Usine” groove smashes in, punctuated by sharp attacks and pulsations, and presaging the Shakespearean (Stratford) montage of violent battle, with sword hits and exclamatory grunts. Le petit train (Strauss) then takes us out… and into an atmospheric segment, leading us to an adaptation of an original Salvador Dalek work – “Doop” – remixed from the original replacing all original percussion with recordings of Luc’s… The peacock screech, intended to represent the danger element in the work…

…The ambient textures from Chronopolis : Sons Tendus Électroniques forming a pulsating audio bed beneath this piece which integrates breakbeats and fretless bass. Nearing the fourteen-minute mark, more of those damned peacocks, and the bells of St. Antoine bid their farewell to us as our train leads us away once again, revealing the organ sounds from Chopin : Ambiance Église Orgue et Marteau… and carry us away again through time …And we are left with the image of receding sound of footsteps in the monastery…

Salvador Dalek :: Trypnotica Podcast [Day 055.01]

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A 1+ Hour Mix featuring dol-lop, Ronnie & Clyde, Tricky, Hooverphonic, Trellis, Everything But The Girl, Four Tet, Depeche Mode, Red Snapper, UNKLE, Moloko and Salvador Dalek!

Day 055.01 : ReFresh – Salvador Dalek’s Trypnotica… Phase 1 by Eric Scott on Mixcloud

Setlist

  1. Salvador Dalek – Podcast Intro (Day For Night)
  2. Dol-lop – Phase (Swim~)
  3. Ronnie & Clyde – Theme From A Lazy Life (Swim~)
  4. Tricky – Makes Me Wanna Die (4th & Broadway)
  5. Hooverphonic – 2wicky (Columbia)
  6. Trellis – Car Park (Silva Screen)
  7. Trellis – Vibrobedhead (Silva Screen)
  8. Hooverphonic – Inhaler (Columbia)
  9. Everything But The Girl – Hatfield 1980 (V2)
  10. Trellis – Moon Away (Silva Screen)
  11. Trellis – Akoustica (Silva Screen)
  12. Four Tet – No More Mosquitoes (Boom Bip Remix) (Text)
  13. Depeche Mode – Useless (Kruder & Dorfmeister / K&D Sessions Mix) (!K7)
  14. Red Snapper – Hot Flush (Sabres of Paradise Remix) (Warp)
  15. Unkle featuring Ian Brown – Be There (MoWax)
  16. Moloko – Day For Night (Virgin)
  17. Salvador Dalek – Podcast Outro (Day For Night)

John Foxx & The Maths Remix “Shatterproof” [Day 082]

“Broken Mix” by Salvador Dalek (Eric Scott) / Download

John Foxx And The Maths "Shatterproof (Broken Mix)" - Remix by Salvador Dalek (Eric Scott / Day For Night)
John Foxx And The Maths “Shatterproof (Broken Mix)” – Remix by Salvador Dalek (Eric Scott / Day For Night)

John Foxx & The Maths’ “Shatterproof” gets a “Broken” treatment here from Salvador Dalek’s Eric Scott – with hints of Cabaret Voltaire, Pig Bag and Meat Beat Manifesto sprinkled into the post-industrial soup… Bigger beats and an aggressive bassline reminiscent of 80s Trevor Horn production… Not for the nostalgophobic, to say the least!

Keren Ann Remix “My Name Is Trouble” [Day 082]

“Redemption Mix” by Eric Scott, feat. Cowboy Joe | Download

Keren Ann "My Name Is Trouble (Redemption Mix)" - Remix by Eric Scott / Day For Night, with Cowboy Joe
Keren Ann “My Name Is Trouble (Redemption Mix)” – Remix by Eric Scott / Day For Night, with Cowboy Joe

Here’s “My Name Is Trouble (Redemption Mix) by Eric Scott (Day For Night)… A beautiful vocal by Keren Ann featuring invaluable drumming contributions from John “Cowboy Joe” Matthew… A moodier alternative to the happy original…

Thanks everyone for all the votes on Twitter and Facebook – this mix officially got to position #7 — out of the 78 mixes submitted to Keren Ann’s remix competition site.

Martin Solveig Remix “Hello” feat. Dragonette [Day 082]

“Goodbye Remix” by Rhythm Factory (Eric Scott) | Download

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Producing under the pseudonym Rhythm Factory, Eric Scott remixes Martin Solveig’s “Hello” (featuring vocals by Dragonette) into the “Goodbye Remix”

Heavy-but-fluid beats coupled with distorted sequencer lines, all adding up to a departure from the familiar pop original, and into progressive house territory.

https://www.beatportal.com/remix/detail/hello-goodbye-remix-by-eric-scott/

David Lynch Remix “Good Day Today” [Day 082]

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David Lynch "Good Day Today (Yesterday Mix)" - Remix by King FM (Eric Scott / Day For Night)
David Lynch “Good Day Today (Yesterday Mix)” – Remix by King FM (Eric Scott / Day For Night)

“Good Day Today” (Yesterday Mix by King FM) was produced by Eric Scott (Day For Night) for the Beatport remix competition for David Lynch’s single “Good Day Today.”

It was simply great fun to do… Download the remix stems and do your own remix:
https://www.beatportal.com/feed/item/announcing-the-david-lynch-good-day-today-remix-contest/

Listen to more King FM music at
https://www.dayfornight.com/about-king-fm.php
and
https://www.last.fm/music/KING+FM

Hollywood “Talks About It” at “Morning Glory” NYC Premiere

Video Editorial & Sound Design

Talk About It!.org – “Morning Glory” New York City Premiere from Day For Night.

New York City, Sunday November 7, 2010 — On the red carpet at the premiere of new movie “Morning Glory,” Harrison Ford, J.J. Abrams, Rachel McAdams and Jeff Goldblum talk candidly about epilepsy and hopes for a cure. Other interviewees featured include co-stars Patrick Wilson, Arden Myrin, J. Elaine Marcos, Alice Callahan, Rick Younger, plus singer Natasha Bedingfield (featured song “Strip Me” from the soundtrack), producer Sherryl Clark, “Morning Glory” writer Aline Brosh McKenna.

For full ‘Red Carpet’ reel and for more information about epilepsy, please visit:
https://www.talkaboutit.org

The Epilepsy Foundation also commissioned this media segment:

Epilepsy Foundation – “Morning Glory” New York City Premiere from Day For Night

Found5 :: The Source [Day 058]

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“Found5: The Source” (Day 058) takes the listener along a flowing atmospheric journey, leading through places and realms unknown…This ‘Found’ collection relies upon the sounds of our aqueous pursuits… An underwater experience for the weary traveler.

“Morning Glory” NYC Premiere to Benefit “Talk About It!”

Talk About It! PSA: Brand Experience, Editorial Design & Strategy

TalkAboutIt_Morning GloryWashington, D.C., November 11, 2010 PRNewswire The Epilepsy Foundation’s National Epilepsy Awareness Month gets a boost from Paramount Pictures and JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions with a red-carpet affair and after party for Morning Glory, starring Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton, and Rachel McAdams. The event benefits TalkAboutIt.org, created by Greg Grunberg in collaboration with the Epilepsy Foundation.

More about Talk About It! here.

Day For Night designed and edited the Talk About It media reels after attending the star-studded event.

Red Carpet Platform

Download the Grunny poster
Visit TalkAboutIt.org

Andy Lakey “Portraits”

Brand Experience, Custom Site Design & Development

Artist Andy Lakey's "Portraits" (aka "Silhouettes and Shadows") mini-site - Art Direction and Design by Eric Scott (Day For Night)

Artist Andy Lakey’s “Portraits” (aka “Silhouettes and Shadows”) mini-site – Art Direction and Design by Eric Scott (Day For Night)

Silhouettes & Shadows is an ongoing experimental project of Andrew Lakey portraits, that examines the liminal boundaries of likeness using a minimum of subject information to generate the threshold of stimulus of sufficient intensity to produce a similarity. The process of capturing the mere tracing of a shadow cast by a profile, or the simple outline of a body part, such as a hand or a torso or a foot, as a methodology to eliminate extraneous detail, becomes a portal into a new dimension of artifact. The question is “How much can be removed before likeness is lost or new likeness is revealed?”

The Silhouettes & Shadows collection is a continuum of work that will be shown to the public in upcoming exhibitions and at select venues where the artist is making a public demonstration of the process.

Visit:
https://www.andrewlakeyportraits.com