Metaphase delivers world music inspired, futuristic bass music of all tempos. Matching earth-rattling low end with furiously punchy, funky rhythms teamed with inspiring chord progressions. His DJ sets match his original productions intensity, taking the dancefloor on a heavy high-energy journey though bass music.
As half of the duo TROWA, Percussionist & Music co-producer for the L.A. based performance collective Lucent Dossier Experience, his musical ability is dynamic and diverse.
2011, 2012, and 2013 Metaphase played the Coachella music festival with Lucent Dossier as well as a solo set on the do lab stage in 2013, and has performed in all major cities across the US uniting people though the love of heavy BASS MUSIC!
As an Instrumentalist born and raised in Las Vegas, Metaphase plays North Indian Percussion (Tabla & Kanjira), Drumset , Keys, Hand Percussion (Tar/Frame Drum/Cajon,Congas). Other projects Metaphase has worked on have involved Composition for acoustic ensembles (String Quartet , Voice + Live Electronics, Percussion Ensemble) and Sound Design, Audio Engineering, and Composition for Film.
A Pro Drummer with 14 years of drumming knowledge and experience, Metaphase focuses heavily on rhythm and syncopation in his music, although paying great attention to sub-sonics, harmony,melody, and texture.
Metaphase has studied Percussion and Composition with some of the worlds most respected musicians (Swappan Chaudhuri, Randy Gloss, David Johnson, Art Jarvenin, Ann Lebaron) at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), completing a BFA in Music in 2006 .