Simon Shackleton One Series
Simon Shackleton aka Elite Force, StereoPhoenix will be doing a 4 hour live stream tonight from London - don’t miss it - broadcasting via BE-AT.TV to the globe. Show runs 7pm to 11pm UK time.
To celebrate the launch of StereoPhoenix, there’s an associated FREE download … think dirty, sleazy, balearic, epic, heavy, organic :)
Simon Shackleton is a musician, operating primarily under the name Elite Force, but also under aliases such as sHack, Killer Elite, Futurecore, Double Black, pHrack R and Zodiac Cartel. While a student at Exeter University he started his first band, Headless Chickens with future Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke. He was then part of Lunatic Calm, which released two albums. sHack has been highly active as a solo producer & DJ ever since. He currently runs his own Used & Abused record label, having also run the Fused & Bruised imprint between 1996–2002, and is often cited as one of the leading proponents of the emergent Tech-Funk movement, fusing house, breaks, Electro & Techno. Some of his songs (both remixes and new tracks) have appeared on the Crystal Method remix albums, Community Service and Community Service II amongst others. He has also composed film music for films such as The Matrix.
As Elite Force, he’s played at Burning Man, including the Distrikt party in 2011 & 2012, some videos below
- 2011: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUmEOGzj99o
- 2012, part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PMIYWbO0e4
- 2012, part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Fc8R8dJ6ZQ
- You can also play/download the full 2012 set here: http://soundcloud.com/elite-force/elite-force-live-distrikt
- And as Simon Shackleton he also played a sunrise set at the Nutz camp http://soundcloud.com/elite-force/elite-force-live-nutz-burning