West Coast Bass Maker Nico Luminous is on a mission...His unique brand of "Glitch-a-delic Soul Whomp" fuses Melodic progressions, futuristic sound design and organic elements into sexy bass rollers. His original DJ sets journey through all tempo ranges and styles from Psychedelic Trap, Sensual Luvstep and Bouncey Mid-tempo Wobble jams. Hiphop, Dancehall, R&B, and Dub play a major influence in the Luminous sound to keep it grounded while travelling deep into to the sonic soundscape of modern synths and drum machines. Also a lifelong Beatboxer/MC and Multi- Instrumentalist, Nico has mastered the art of live looping using Ableton and his custom effects pedal belt like you've never seen or heard before. His performances integrate his uplifting lyrics, and his well developed keyboard and Conga playing.
Based in Los Angeles, Nico's high energy performances and releases keep him traveling to a new city or festival every weekend. In the last year Nico has been touring nationally and internationally blazing his trail nonstop at events in California, New York, Massachusetts, Maine, Maryland, Colorado, Michigan, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, Texas, Georgia, North Dakota, Costa Rica, Canada and Mexico.
With Four Ep releases in the last year and half, plus quite of handful of free singles, remixes and original mixtapes, Nico has shown his skill in producing diverse styles of music. His Love for creating new sounds whenever possible shows through consistently adding fresh tracks to his sets.
The Newest Nico Luminous release "Music is My Spaceship" dropped May 1st 2013 on the San Francisco based record label Muti Music. ...It's beautiful amalgamation of laid back (yet very danceable) 808's, lazer blips, melodic vocal splices and brooding atmoshpheres with a galactic feel. It's available on all major online stores such as Itunes, Beatport and Addictech.com.
Subscribe to Nico's Youtube channel for his software production tutorials and follow him on Soundcloud.com for free music!