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- Samuel Plasencia aka BlackPause
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Been born in 1979, Samuel Plasencia has implied in the electronics and new technologies from very little age. He took his first contacts with computers to the 6 years from age when they gave his to him first machine, a MSX of 8 bits, with which he began to do his first programs in BASIC.
There by the '90s he was when he acquired his first PC, with which either could experiment the more in the aspect electronic-music, beginning or his first productions in MOD with first trackers that remember.
Few years later he decided to deepen and to extend his musical knowledge learning harmony, solfeo, as well as the handling of instruments like guitar, keyboard or percussion. He was involved with different groups from pop, funk and rock music of the zone, as much in recording of studied like musician of direct until the year 2000, moment at which mounts its own recording studio.
It was only 1 year later when takes contact with "underground" electronic music, beginning to experiment with mixtures in vinyl, CD or mp3, and acting in clubs and rooms of all Spain. He has been resident of great Clubs of the zone center like "El Dorado" HouseClub, the "Ibiza" disco of Anover de Tajo (2003) or the Club "N3 Disco" of Madrid (2004-2005), sharing session or cabin with djs so known as Oliver Ho (Meta. UK), Dj Bee (Home Club), Raul Parra, Dj Nuke, Ivan Pica, Ismael Rivas, Lusimi & Luismi (FamilyClub), Christian Haro (deOxido Record), Dessben, Blas Egea, and others more.
On the 2003 first original electronic productions arrive his to us with I touch House, Trancem Techno..., and remixing to artists like Dire Stratis, Saskia, Tatu, etc, using software of professional production. Between his main tools they are Reason, Cubase, Adobe Audition or Logic.
Power and purity define " tracks" of this artist in its 2 nicknames:
- a.k.a Black Pause, line of minimalist electronics but, productions thought for the mixture.
- a.k.a Samuel 2P, with which it gives name to his experimental sounds but, fusing conventional music but with electronic but forceful bases.