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Thursday, October 22, 2009

Track of the Day: Ring Trick

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 12:04 PM

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San Francisco's Ring Trick is a very goal-oriented artist. For one month the electronic producer/musician plans on uploading one new demo a day to his blog. "The only rule," he writes, "is that it has to be recorded and produced in the span of 24 hours."

Scroll down the page and you can hear a batch of dreamy, soundtracky tunes influenced by the great minimalist, ambient composers and heavy shoegazer idols. With every new song,  Ring Track also posts a video for the artist who has particularly inspired him that day (Stars of the Lid, Broken Social Scene, Aphex Twin, Flaming Lips).

Our pick of the batch so far: "Puddle Jumping," which builds and breaks like little meteor showers of distorted guitar and synth melodies.

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