NEW YORK, United States
FORMATION records - The World Of Drum&Bass
Rockman Navarro is a Musician/producer originally from Colombia, •he lives in New York city. Rockman composes on software and hardware both vintage and new, performing his own sounds and recording his own guitars and voice for each piece while avoiding a pigeonholed sonic aesthetic. "My music is a fusion of Rock, Drum & Bass, Electro, and 8-bit/Chiptunes. " Rockman lists principal influences as Aphex Twin, Shigeru Miyamoto, Prodigy, Nirvana, Sonic Youth, Yacopsae, Koji Kondo, Autechre and Atari Teenage Riot.
•Richmond VA USA
•Sao Paulo- BRSL.
With the support of some of the scene's best D&B producers, a review in Knowledge Magazine (http://kmag.co.uk/, the biggest Dubstep/Drum & Bass mag in the UK), and prior tracks released on Formation Recs UK, Rockman is stepping up to the professional league. Rockman has remixed artists such as Celldweller, A-Sides, Apex, DJ Basher, and DJ SS and has performed live on stages across North and South America. Signing to Detroit-based hybrid label FiXT, Rockman released his debut EP Search & Destroy in 2012. Featuring six cuts of skull-crushingly heavy Dubstep and D&B laced with metal guitar and chiptune electronica, the EP promised a huge future.
Now, Rockman further evolves his sound on Past Sound Future Noise Vol 1 and Vol 2 , the first of a two-part EP series on brand new EDM label Subterra Records. With an even greater synthesis of 8-bit/chiptune, D&B, Dubstep, and Electro House, and featuring dynamic vocals, (check out "Past Sound Future Noise Vol 1 and Vol 2" on http://soundcloud.com/rockman and http://rckmn.com/ -> Beatport / Spotify / iTunes etc.
Rockman has also been working in a "non-electronic" experimental Rock solo project called "Self Destruction":
Rockman Navarro "Self-Destruction" on
The next promising step forward for the producer is teaming up with world famous DJ SS owner of Formation recordings.
stay tuned for Rockman's forthcoming releases on Formation Records UK.