An exploration of futuristic impressions & soundscapes, imagining electro-pop music as conceived in the distant future.
All Songs Written and Produced by Jon Monteverde (BMI). Louise Rider - violin on 'Moving On.' Recorded, Mixed, and Mastered at the Northwest Passage. Art Direction & Design by Truth Study Center. Copyright 2011 XYZR_KX. All Rights Reserved. ACT15.
released 30 June 2011
Special Thanks to Jami Primmer and Julia Kuo.
Extra Special Thanks to the following without whom this album would not have been possible: Jason Abril, Mark Dechene, Jaime Dircksen, John Paul Castillo, Eric Mathiasen, Sara Matyas, Benjamin McKinney, Jay Monteverde, Mark Nathan, Steve Nguyen, Joel Walter, Samantha Wong, Sheri Wong, Terrence Wong, Chien-Heng Yuan, James Yuan
Pronounced 'Scissor Kicks', XYZR_KX is Jon Monteverde, Chicago-based indie-rock/electro-pop wunderguy. With this project,
Monteverde redefines the boundaries of the traditional pop song by simultaneously incorporating hushed vocals, serrated guitars, and chaotic beats....more