DJ Olive

DJ Olive

Real Name:
Gregor Asch
Profile:
Gregor Asch -the Audio Janitor- is the son of two ethnographic filmmakers. Raised in Rhode Island, Nova Scotia, Trinidad, and Australia. received a BFA from SUNY Purchase in 1987. In 1990, after living in Greece, he moved to Greenpoint Brooklyn becoming an active member of the infamous Williamsburg art scene co-founding Lalalandia Entertainment Research Corporation. In 1994 he started up Multipolyomni.com and WeT while producing ambient events throughout Brooklyn and Manhattan. During a joke he gave birth to the term "illbient" the same year. He has started two recording labels in 2000, Phonomena and theAgriculture and continues to design and produce segments from multipolyomni's opera "Quark Soup". DJ Olive remains a member of Christian Marclay's turntable trio which has performed at the Whitney Museum in New York, the Pompidou Centre in Paris and the Philharmonia in Köln. He's recently recorded a project with Ikue Mori, Kim Gordon and Yuka Honda -- mixed by Jim O'Rourke for SYR. He's been touring and recording with Uri Caine, working on Caine's Mahler record in 1997 and more recently Caine's interpretation of Bach's Goldberg Variations. He continues to play at dance clubs, raves and chillout rooms throughout the world while still programming in his Brooklyn studio Skin Tone Riddles.
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DJ Olive Discography

Albums

KFW 213 William Hooker With DJ Olive & Glenn Spearman William Hooker With DJ Olive & Glenn Spearman - Mindfulness(CD, Album) Knitting Factory Works KFW 213 US 1999 Sell This Version
SYR 5 キム ゴードン* = Kim Gordon / DJ オリーブ* = DJ Olive / イクエ モリ* = Ikue Mori キム ゴードン* = Kim Gordon / DJ オリーブ* = DJ Olive / イクエ モリ* = Ikue Mori - ミュージカル パースペクティブ (Album) Sonic Youth Records SYR 5 US 2000 Sell This Version
none DJ Olive Sleep (Album) Not On Label none US 2001 Sell This Version
AG026 DJ Olive Bodega(CD, Album) theAgriculture AG026 US 2003 Sell This Version
PAAM 020VS, PAAM020VS Luc Ferrari / Olive* Luc Ferrari / Olive* - Les Exploitation Des Archives Vol.1(LP, TP) Phonomena Audio Arts & Multiples, Phonomena Audio Arts & Multiples PAAM 020VS, PAAM020VS US 2003 Sell This Version
RM404 DJ Olive Buoy(CD, Album) Room40 RM404 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
SR 235 DJ Olive vs. Jean-Paul Dessy & Ensemble Musiques Nouvelles* DJ Olive vs. Jean-Paul Dessy & Ensemble Musiques Nouvelles* - Scories(CD) Sub Rosa SR 235 Belgium 2005 Sell This Version
AG042 DJ Olive Heaps As, Live In Tasmania(CD) theAgriculture AG042 US 2006 Sell This Version
OX2013 Tod Machover - Matt Haimovitz / DJ Olive Tod Machover - Matt Haimovitz / DJ Olive - Tod Machover's Vinylcello(LP, Album, Ltd) Oxingale Records OX2013 Canada 2007 Sell This Version
RM429 DJ Olive Triage(CD) Room40 RM429 Australia 2008 Sell This Version
RMTP403 DJ Olive, eRikm DJ Olive, eRikm - 10 Years Of Room40, Volume Three(Cass, Ltd) Room40 RMTP403 Australia 2010 Sell This Version
Rune 348 Christian Marclay, Toshio Kajiwara, DJ Olive : djTRIO Christian Marclay, Toshio Kajiwara, DJ Olive : djTRIO - 21 September 2002 Hirshhorn Museum Washington DC(LP, Album) Cuneiform Records Rune 348 US 2012 Sell This Version
AG055 DJ Olive Featuring Honeychild Coleman* DJ Olive Featuring Honeychild Coleman* - Thwis(CD, Album) theAgriculture AG055 US 2013 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

AG020 DJ Olive Coonymus EP(12", EP) theAgriculture AG020 US 2003 Sell This Version
EE001 Kim Gordon, Ikue Mori, Tim Barnes, DJ Olive, Jim O'Rourke Kim Gordon, Ikue Mori, Tim Barnes, DJ Olive, Jim O'Rourke - Perfect Partner(12" + Box) Electra Editions EE001 UK 2005 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

EDRM400 DJ Olive Meets I/O3 DJ Olive Meets I/O3 - Powerhouse Sessions(CD) Room40 EDRM400 Australia 2002 Sell This Version