Monthly Archives: January 2011

Marie Part X of the SoundCloud Sessions with Mijo Biscan

Before heading back home to the land of the down under, Australian native Mijo Biscan performed an absolutely wonderful SoundCloud Session for our team at SoundCloud. Mijo is host to one of the most pure and powerful voices around. His songs are expressions of himself — genuine and open.

Have a listen for yourself below and head over to the SoundCloud Sessions blog to watch the live video recordings in black and white. Also, be sure to follow Mijo on SoundCloud!

SoundCloud Sessions are always recorded in audio and video, and each session is added to the SoundCloud Sessions tumblr. Keep yourself updated on our sessions by following us on Twitter, Tumblr and/or subscribe to this WordPress blog!

Don’t forget: if you’re coming to or already living in Berlin, send us a track via our DropBox below!
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Marie Our featured SoundClouders of the Day this week

As you head out for the weekend, take a peek and listen to our SoundClouders of the Day, who were featured this week. There’s bound to be something for every mood!

Accou
In the mood for some classical guitar? Maybe something more ambient? Or even electronic? Our Monday SoundClouder of the Day may have it all for you. Check it out for yourself below.

soundcloud.com/accou

Tortilla Pass
Kallie Lampel makes most of these wonderful tracks below with Ableton Live and has only been doing this for three years. Better known as Tortilla Pass, Kallie is ready to impress!

soundcloud.com/tortilla-pass

1undread
All the way from Legoland, our midweek SoundClouder of the Day is 1undread. This duo creates upbeat, multi-genre music!

soundcloud.com/spacemonkey-1

Rumour Control
After Ian Dadon stayed in the UK for a bit, he was inspired to create Rumour Control. Rumour Control is also inspired by bands such as Radiohead, Foo Fighters and much more.

soundcloud.com/rumourcontrol/

Planet king
Finish your work week off with our Friday SoundClouder, Planet King! He has some extra-terrestrial electronic music for you to check out.

soundcloud.com/soundproduction


Feel free to have a listen to all our SoundClouders of the Day in the official group here!

Marie SoundCloud Local: Prague

Photo by fklv (Obsolete Hipster), found on Flickr

Hello, number twelve! You’re looking very nice with your beautiful architecture, and the sounds we’re hearing from your talented SoundCloud users are impressive. This week, we’re looking at you — Prague, Czech Republic.

A Horse Called Horse
A collaborative project between a horse called Paul Sloman and a moose named UKinEK is better known as A Horse Called Horse. Sounds intriguing, doesn’t it? You can head on over to their SoundCloud page below and check out their tracks (most are available as free downloads too)!

soundcloud.com/a_horse_called_horse

Pavel Kopecky
Pavel Kopecky has played the piano since the age of 8 and the cello since the age of 10. He studied music for a good majority of his life and is now employed as a pedagogue in the Department of Music and Sound at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where he creates beautiful compositions.

soundcloud.com/pavel-kopecky-composer

Santhos
Michal Staša is a Prague-based producer/musician who’s also a programmer/web-coder! He graduated high school at an early age and quickly went on to study computer science while working on his music on the side. Now, he’s also a successful producer. You can hear the stuff he has produced below.

soundcloud.com/santhos

Transport Puzzle
Peter Stehlik is a sound artist/musician from Slovakia, but based in Prague, working on a solo project he likes to call, Transport Puzzle. His specialty is making long, live tracks and uploading them to his SoundCloud page. You can hear his album, Courage For The Years Of Wandering, below.

soundcloud.com/transportpuzzle

Sundays on Clarendon Road
Two young guys who admire the suburbs and the hidden landscapes that lie around them decided to get together and portray this admiration by playing guitar, using electronic instruments and of course, singing. You can listen to what this admiration sounds like below!

soundcloud.com/socr


Looking for some more music from Prague? Check out citysounds.fm/prague!

To all the other SoundCloud users in Prague, please join the SoundCloud Local: Prague group and submit your tracks! Also, there’s a chance for you to meet up with one another for Global Meetup Day on February 9th! Show your interest here.

If you aren’t in Prague and want to attend/start/organize a SoundCloud meetup in your area for February 9th, check out the post here for more details! Also, take a look at the SoundCloud Local tag to see if your city has been featured yet.