Receptors

Jeremy Kolosine

This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.receptorsmusic.com/

Discography of Receptors:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Controller Array EP 5 Audio 2005-04-05 ReceptorsMusic
2 User Deluxe 6 Audio 2009 8bitpeoples
3 Sleeper 10 Audio 2010-07-27 Handheld Heroes
4 Gameboy demos (2004 - 2007) 10 Audio 2007-10-25 ReceptorsMusic
5 ...more GameBoy Music (2008 LSDJ) 10 Audio 2008-08-17 ReceptorsMusic
6 Digital Singles 13 Audio 2010-05-13 ReceptorsMusic


From 2003 thru 2011, RECEPTORS (led by Jeremy Kolosine aka Ksine, founder of electro pioneers Futurisk, and chiptune/bitpop vanguards 8-Bit Operators, among other projects) stood equipped with everything from Lo-bit gameboys, ataris and circuit-bent furbies, to vocoded stylophones, vintage synths and treated guitars. Receptors performed at NYC's legendary Blip Fest, CMJ and Bent Festivals, showcased at Austin, Texas' SXSW Festival and Iceland's Airwaves Fest, and in 2007 Jeremy Kolosine performed the first ever circuit-bent performance with a full symphony orchestra (The Roanoke Symphony). The debut 7" EP "Controller Array" was released in 2005. In 2007 the critically acclaimed ReceptorsMusic compilation "8-Bit Operators - an 8-bit Tribute to Kraftwerk" was released on Astralwerks/EMI. Also in 2007 The DFA's James Murphy commissioned Receptors to produce a set of unique Real ringtones for LCD Soundsystem's "Sound Of Silver" album release. The ringtunes , which are re-interpretations of all 9 tracks on the hit album, were arranged and created in 8-bit fashion on the gameboy synth. In 2008 Receptors released 2 albums of tracks produced on the Nintendo DS, including the first full-length release by an artist on the Korg DS-10 titled "groKwork".

In 2009, Jeremy completed construction of "21st Century Retro-Futurists", an audio/video installation for The Taubman Museum, and joined the Blip Fest Europe / 8bitpeoples tour of Denmark and Poland (Era New Horizon Film Festival.)On 09/09/09 the Kolosine-curated 8-Bit Operators' "WANNA HLD YR HANDHELD" Beatles Tribute was released. Receptors closed out 2009 with the release of the "USER Deluxe EP" on the world-renowned 8bitpeoples chip-music label. In 2010, the Handheld Heroes label released Receptors' full-length album SLEEPER , again featuring tracks utilizing solely the Nintendo DS / Korg DS-10 .

On 12/12/2012 Receptors Music Inc released the 8-BIT OPERATORS' DEVO Tribute: Crack That Chip! conceived/ compiled by Kolosine.


Comments about Receptors: