Hard Mix, or Noah as he is probably known to those around him in real life, premiered this single at the Dovecote (his record label) party Ye Olde Glasslands in Brooklyn during CMJ.
What can I say? Every time Noah, or Hard Mix as I imagine his parents call him after a long ago incident when three year old Noah made fun of the cake mix (made fun of it by calling it both a physically hard mixture and a very hard thing to mix) that his mom was making for the birthday party for Hard Mix Sr., stops up here in the village of New York (up from the magical mixing villages of South Carolina where the musician summers/winters) we get new dance-able thoughtful tracks. Works for me.
Having just finished mixing their first full-length album, Travis Caine and Katherine Kin of Von Haze gave friends and fans a first listen to a few of their latest songs at Cameo Gallery on a drizzly Brooklyn Saturday night.
It hit a hundred in NYC and then hailed, but as of today, you’re in for a weekend cool down. …Read the Rest
On March 1st, 2011 Dovecote Records released Hard Mix’s first solo album, Defaults, as a free download. Since then I’ve marked March 1st as Hard Mix day and have succeeded at listening to the album under different circumstances, each time enjoying a different outlandish experience.