London, Britain (UK)
Omid Jazi is a composer/multi-instrumentalist/singer/producer based in London.
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His career began in 2005 as a lead singer/guitarist in the rock&roll duo band named "Water In Face" in 2005. He recorded two EPs and during the following year he won some of the most important music contests in Italy and played live in several popular festivals like the prestigious Heineken Jammin Festival in Imola.
Link ----> Live at Heineken Jammin Festival 2006
Link ---> "The 13Hours" EP, 2006
In 2007, he then founded a psichedelic/electro/rock band named "Supravisitor", with whom he produced 3 EPs, and had a chance to tour all over Italy and Europe.
Link ---> "Ecce Homo" Ep 2008
Link ---> "The Theatre Session" ep 2008
Link ---> "Omega3" Ep 2009
In 2010 began to experiment with the use of synthetizers and sequencers combined with acustic instruments
In 2011 his creative career was pushed even further as a professional session man and tournist, playing keyboards and guitars, but also performed as chorist in the award winning psichedelic/rock band Verdena based in Italy. That year was extremely busy and he played over 100 gigs of the "Wow" Tour album (Universal).
Link ---> Omid Jazi guitar/backing vocals, Verdena Live Session Mtv 2011, Italy
Link ---> Omid Jazi piano/backing vocals, Verdena live at Ferrara Sotto Le Stelle 2011, Italy
In 2012 he released a solo EP called "Lenea", where he played every single instrument of the release. It was a fresh, new and experimental beginning as a Singer/Composer. This EP was released by Jestrai Records in Italy
Link---> "La Molla Di Chaplin" track from "Lenea" EP, Jestrai Records 2012
In 2013 "Onde Alfa" was finally released: his first LP. Omid Jazi played, wrote, compose, arranged, mixed and mastered the entire album, based on the studies of Hans Berger, which explain the process by which "Alpha Waves" decrease and beta waves increase upon a subject opening their eyes. The album was appreciated and acclaimed by the music critics as a fresh and interessing work.
Link ---> "Onde Alfa" album, Hot Studio Records 2013
Link ---> "Le Connessioni" track, from "Onde Alfa" album 2013
Link ---> autoproduced clip for "Kreuzberg" instrumental track on "Onde Alfa" album 2013
In 2013 Omid Jazi starts to produce viral videoclips with the use of just a macbook, embracing the concept of low badget autoproduction. Fans were also involved in the crowdfounding Music Raiser project "Una Copia Fisica di Onde Alfa" in wich Omid Jazi's followers kicked in to help a phisical print of the album.
Check out the auto-videoclips below
Link ---> "Immagina Di Capire" videoclip 2013
Link ---> Music Raiser page for Omid Jazi, 2013
During 2013 Omid Jazi started producing various italian artists' works, as an artistic producer and sound engineer, starting from the recording sessions to the post-production/mixing and mastering processes. Particular interest is showed by bands and singers as the producer works just with the help of a macbook pro, and few other low cost outboards. See links below to listen to sample of work
Link ---> Omid Jazi played/arranged/produced every song on Windmill Girl album by Johnny Fishborn, 2013
Link ---> Track by "L'Ordine Naturale delle Cose", produced in Hot Studio, 2014
Link ---> Very first production, album from "The Ashman", 2013
In 2013 Omid Jazi toured in Italy to promote his album "Onde Alfa". See links below for live set / interviews
Link ---> interview + live set, Mi Ami festival, Milano 2013
Link ---> interview, Italian language, 2013
Link ---> Like Spinning Plates Radiohead's cover, 2013
2013 Art Therapy
As a free lance creative music teacher Omid Jazi was invited by the Department of Psychiatry of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy) to participate in an innovative mental health programme for patients with psychiatric diagnoses involving art and music therapy, where he used his skills as a musician, delivering piano, drum and vocal lessons as therapeutic activity.
In the 2014 Omid Jazi moves to London, aiming to produce artists from all over the world, from electronic to acoustic music, and to collaborate with labels, management agencies and professional studios. Actually he is collaborating with Shuta Shinoda (Primal Scream, My Bloody Valentine) who generously introduce him at the Hakney based Tinroom Studio (London) as an artistic producer.
Now Omid Jazi is involved in several production, from emerging to label signed bands.
He still producing bands from Italy and 5 forthcoming production will be released during 2014.
His involvement as musician and singer keep going on, in fact Omid Jazi has actually started to record his second LP. The release date is expected for late 2014. See link below for press article
Link ---> "Onde Alfa" album review, 2013
Omid Jazi is also owner and creative director of a little independent digital label which he uses for his own releases and to publish several artist produced in his "Hot Studio", collaborating with different labels, promo agencies and managements, see links beleow for recording studio and label
Link--->Follow Hot Studio Records on Facebook
Link ---> "Hai Un Occhio Carino" videoclip 2013
Link ---> "Memoria Allocata" videoclip 2013
Link ---> Omid Jazi played/arranged/mixed/mastered every song on Windmill Girl album, acustic guitar-voice by Johnny Fishborn, Hot Studio Records - W//M, 20132013
Omid Jazi’s tracks