Electronic musician & two-time GRAMMY Nominee Producer-Remixer & Recording Artist Carmen Rizzo has had a very eclectic career. From writing, engineering & programming on Seal’s classic Seal 2 album to producing, & writing Paul Oakenfold’s Bunka album, remixing BT, Tiesto, collaborating with Tuvan Throat singers Huun Huur Tu, to co founding the ground breaking World Music act Niyaz. Carmen is also a frequent fixture on album credits working with artist such as Coldplay, Alanis Morissette, KD Lang, Ryuichi Sakamoto to Pete Townshend to mention a few…read more
I had the honor to perform for a 4th time @ Grand Performances, this time w/ Ukraine’s finest DakhaBrakha. I completely forgot I we performed last summer at a festival in Siberia “Voice of Nomads” International Music Festival. Rolling Stone magazine called them the break out band @ Bonaroo music festival this year.
My new EP is coming along nicely very lush sounding…happy to be collaborating with my boy @nicodxmvs on a few tracks as well as my longtime friend collaborator Jamie Muhoberac. Will preview some new songs at my Sept 5th in LA @ Grand Performances and will post some music soon.
A recent article I just did for the great website Audiofanzine interview by the great Mike Levine.
This is the band I will be opening up for in LA @ Grand Performances- Sept 5th. Ukrainian folkdrone Björkpunk quartet Dakhabrakha. There blowing up says Rolling Stone Magazine!
Thank you for who ever did this, very very cool! Here is the article.
Now available the soundtrack to Perfect Sisters. The album features electronic music by Carmen Rizzo, music by St. Vincent, Gemma Hayes and more. The film stars Academy-Award nominee Abigail Breslin, Georgie Henley and Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino. Directed by Stanley M. Brooks. Preview the album here.
Happy to be performing again in Los Angeles Grand Performances venue in Downtown LA September 5th 8pm. My 4th time playing there, a very special place and it is free.This time an improvised ambient musical set w/ special guest.
I will be moderating a conversation with Pretty Lights Derek Smith at the W hotel in downtown Atlanta April 24th @ 8pm. Details here.