Blastique

Real Name:
Reuben Samuel
Profile:
Classically-trained Blastique is widely credited as a sonic surgeon of sorts and has rapidly become one of Malaysia’s pioneer electronic music exports.
His assertive and progressive sounds have already earned him successful releases and remixes on; YellowFinger (UK), Electrofly (UK), Vicious (Aus) and Silo Recordings (UK) to name a few, having received support from; Hybrid (Distinctive), Andy D (Ministry of Sound), Prato (YellowFinger), Janette Slack, Farace (Kick It Recordings), Mobius, Nick Thayer (Fingerlickin, Streetwise) & Soul of Man (Fingerlickin), among many others.

In Malaysia, as an Ableton Certified Trainer, audio engineer, producer and founder of Mile High Sounds, his services have been sought after by a wide variety of clients including; Oreo, Heineken, Disney Asia, Time.dot.com, DHL India, Maxis, Hotlink, Tiger, Nestle, Volkswagen. Local heroes including Zee Avi, Yuna, Namewee, Shawn Lee, Vince Chong, Bo Amir Iqram, Jean-Pierre Lantieri, Gerard Singh, Junji Delfino, Daniel Veerapen and Noryn Aziz are some of the musicians he has had the pleasure of working with, be it mixing, mastering, production and sometimes a bit of everything.

Armed with a BSc in Sonic Arts, he has applied his psychoacoustics and programming knowledge to creating interactive musical installations for musical festivals and gatherings such as Heineken Thirst, TEDxKL and Urbanscapes. On the entertainment front, Blastique also performs live with his integrated arsenal of MIDI gear, wireless technology & Ableton, or sometimes just gets busy with a pair of Pioneers/Technics. Catch him on Fridays at Supperclub, TREC & The Locker & Loft.

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Singles & EPs

SILO003 Blastique - Do It Like Rabbits / Rukus album art Blastique / Hydraphobe Blastique / Hydraphobe - Do It Like Rabbits / Rukus(12") Silo Recordings SILO003 UK 2006 Sell This Version
SILO004 Blastique - Screamer (Dilemn Remix) / Do It Like Rabbits (Deepgroove Remix) album art Far Too Loud / Blastique Far Too Loud / Blastique - Screamer (Dilemn Remix) / Do It Like Rabbits (Deepgroove Remix)(12") Silo Recordings SILO004 UK 2008 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

ELECTRO 022 Blastique Breathe Life In / Acts Of Terror(File, MP3) Electrofly ELECTRO 022 UK 2006
YF010 Blastique - This Game album art Blastique Feat Liz Melody Blastique Feat Liz Melody - This Game(3xFile, MP3, 320) YellowFinger YF010 UK 2011
YF017 Blastique - Rock Steady album art Prato & Blastique Featuring Adrienne (5) Prato & Blastique Featuring Adrienne (5) - Rock Steady(5xFile, MP3, 320) YellowFinger YF017 UK 2012

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