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heartworm is 38 year old san francisco resident brandon taylor.
with 20 years of music making under his belt, heartworm has recorded and performed music in a dizzying array of styles, from free form minimalism to harsh noise to breakcore to experimental metal to indie rock to ambient to musique concrete.
cutting his teeth in bands and industrial projects in florida, he began dJing and writing solo electronic music in 1997, then moved to new york city, where he became active in the underground hardcore scene, ran a monthly ambient event, founded the seminal net label slum.org, and released a record with legendary digital hardcore recordings. after moving to san francisco in 2003, heartworm became active with the 5lowershop soundsystem crew, organizing events throughout the bay area.
heartworm has had countless releases and performances in varied genres, north american and european tours and continues to be active in the bay area and worldwide music scene...