From the ashes of the multi-Grammy award winning band, dc Talk, rose three phoenixes; three solo careers that have each gone in vastly different directions. While two of the members continued playing music that somewhat fit the niche that their fanbase had grown accustomed to, Kevin Max took the path less traveled.
Heavily influenced by the sound, fury and Dada-inspired artistic sensibilities and cut-up techniques of electronica pioneers such as Cabaret Voltaire, Tackhead and Meat Beat Manifesto, 3kStatic is an electronica collective founded in 1999. In addition to the ardently activist statements that have become a centerpiece of the band's output, the band has been said to fuse an "eclectic, Dadaist soundscape" into their sound, which incorporates elements of art rock, trip hop, funk and house into an often densely produced collage reminiscent of Dada art. Due to this clash of sounds and activist stance, their work has been described as "anarchist disco" and "post-industrial house."
R_Garcia is a modern electronic composer, producer and multi-instrumental performer.
"...Every track stands out as a unique display of R_Garcia's mastery of melody and rhythm as they span the musical spectrum and never get too old or too repetitive..." - Matt Simpson, Igloo Magazine