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Louis Guidone from New York started experimenting with music at back in 1990 on an eclectic assortment of samplers, tape decks, effects, synths, drum machines, and so on. Since 2001 his main weapon of choice has been an Apple, and he is on his fourth.
He has remixed artists including LeaetherStrip (2 free remixes available for download on his website), Klutae, Diverje, and many more. A wide variety can be heard on Last.fm
LGCD01 “I Go On With My Life” was launched in 2008. It contains 19 all original tracks.
"Represented here are pride, boredom, love, refusing to comply, hate, condemnation, betrayal, revolt, motivation... some very dark moments as I chase away ghosts, a bit of humor... traces of goth, industrial, rock, new wave, classical, techno, trance, spoken word..."
LGCD02 "Deconstruction Time Again" he decided to pay tribute to his favorite New Wave band, Depeche Mode. It has 19 covers and a demo track of "Photographic".
"THESE ARE MY INTERPRETATIONS OF SOME OF MY PERSONAL DM AND RECOIL FAVORITES. THESE ARE COVERS, NOT REMIXES. THIS IS FROM THE HEART." No samples of the original songs were used.
LGCD03 and LGCD04 are collections of Instrumentals (Alpha) and Experiments (Beta) from 1990-2006, digitally remastered from a suitcase of 20 cassette tapes. Both CD's have 14 tracks each.
"Narrowing 30 hours of material down to 2 1/2 hours was hell, and I truly had to be my own harshest critic."
"Soaring Spirits" from 'Alpha' was included on the 9-part charity compilation for Japan entitled "Music For The Rising Sun" released by Shinto Records on bandcamp.com
LGCD05 “Duck And Cover” is another cover album, featuring interpretations of The Cure, New Order, Joy Division, Gary Numan, Moby, and more, along with a scored version of cult classic safety film "Duck And Cover".
LGCD06 is entitled "MEET YOUR MAKER" and was launched in September 2011. It contains "Original songs of doom, gloom, rage, and the end of the world... Complemented by socially relevant cover songs from the 60's 70's and 80's... Blondie, The Human League, Bauhaus, Sparks, Re-Flex, A Flock Of Seagulls, and more." CLAUS LARSEN OF LEAETHERSTRIP AND KLUTAE MAKES A VERY SPECIAL APPEARANCE AS A GUEST VOCALIST. GUEST REMIXERS SHEER ZED AND TEARS OF NATURE.
Released by Shinto Records on bandcamp.com on 9/11/11, "In Praise Of The Fallen" contains the original version of "One Day".
ALL PROCEEDS GO DIRECTLY TO THE FEALGOOD FOUNDATION.
As a photographer, he has also been featured in Popular Photography Magazine, the F.I.T. campus and alumni magazine, the 2006 Dark Arts Festival, BYTE NYC (defunct fetish party known worldwide), Contempt, and Berlin (several times). LOUIS DID THE COVER PHOTOGRAPHY FOR SHEER ZED'S RELEASE "SPECIAL WINGS")