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LABEL: RED EXPANSE / ​ GENRE: ALTERNATIVE​ / HOMETOWN: LOS ANGELES CA, SIMILAR TO: YVES TUMOR, NICOLAS JAAR

MULTI MEDIA ARTIST 22 JUST CAN'T STOP MAKING THINGS. FROM MUSIC VIDEOS TO SOUND INSTALLATIONS, THE PAST YEAR HAS SEEN HIM FLEX HIS ARTISTIC MUSCLES IN ALMOST EVERY DISCIPLINE OF MUSIC AND IMAGE.

HE IS FAST BECOMING A LEADING NAME FOR A MINIMALIST GUITAR DRIVEN SCORE THAT IS EDGY AND CINEMATIC, ALWAYS FLIRTING ON THE EDGES OF DARKNESS.

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BIOGRAPHY

 A self-taught artist and producer, 22 was born in Paris to a Mexican mother with roots in Los Angeles. He grew up cutting his teeth in the Parisian underground. 

 

Under the scope of his creative label Red Expanse, 22 produced songs for artists such as Bonnie Banane (Mouvements), Ichon (FDP), and OKO EBOMBO (COP KILLER).

 

The Lobby, released in 2018, was the first introduction into his solo work as a multifaceted talent, composing, producing, performing the song, and directing the video.

 

Through his post-punk ballads, 22 draws the listener into his world of mist and lights, inspired by his time spent in Los Angeles. 

 

Combining elements of modern RnB and Punk to create a darkness that you can dive in to, he is inspired by modern acts like PND as well as paying homage to legends like Iggy pop. 

RELEASES

MOTIONS OF VIOLENCE (2020)

ASCEND (2019)

REFRACTION (2019)

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