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Our growing roster features artists from all different genres, with one thing in common: They make dark, edgy and melancholy music.



Chris Wirsig
"Wirsig takes the soul of sound
and uses it as a weapon"
(Jaded Culture)

Composer, Songwriter, Producer of Dark Intense Soundscapes, from Electro Pop to electronic/acoustic and epic orchestral score. Chris Wirsig enjoyed classical training on piano and saxophone, studied audio engineering at SAE Technology College and has more than 20 years experience in music production. Apart from other projects he started the acclaimed Electro Noire band no:carrier in 1995 and the Electronica/Chill-Out project Virtual Conformity in 2001.

His music can be heard in games like the acclaimed Top Ten iPad game “Alien Tribe 2”, the short mystery movie "20 Matches" and in TV shows on ABC, E!, Audience Network/DirecTV and others.

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no:carrier
"haunting and somber vibe (...) melancholic and bittersweet"
(Huffington Post)

"lush, melancholic soundscapes with a caustic edge (...) paired well with each vocalist"
(AXS)


Founded in 1995, the Electro Noire Pop band no:carrier evolved from harsh EBM tracks to Dark Wave/Electropop songs with the band's main singer Cynthia Wechselberger and original member Chris Wirsig. Today the band includes different singers, lending their unique vocals to the emotive, often melancholy songs.

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Virtual Conformity
"Equality can only be reached in virtuality"

The electronica project Virtual Conformity was founded by Chris Wirsig in 2001 and so far released two EPs and one full-length album. The project's style can be described as "Sven Všth meets Autechre meets Future Sound Of London", ranging between minimal techno, ambient and trip hop.

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Liza Marie B. Sparks
"A star crossed lover's dark fairytale ending"

Liza Marie B. Sparks is a singer songwriter from Vallejo, California, who came to music late in life using it to heal. As a child, Liza Marie loved to write stories and poetry. When she found music, she naturally combined the two. Hearing and seeing melodies all formulate all around her. Liza Marie is inspired to continue and capture what she sees and feels through music.

Liza Marie’s southern based roots give her storytelling songs a unique perspective of modern telling and melodies. Liza Marie plays the guitar, electric guitar, mandolin, piano and is learning cello.

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Audio Terrorist
Started in 1984 as an experimental noise band, Audio Terrorist has been releasing albums ranging from abstract to dance electronia for almost three decades. Their influences range from Gary Numan and David Bowie to John Cage and Harry Partch.




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latest library albums

Hybrid Tension
epic | trailer | action
orchestral/electronic cues
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Synthetic Tension
eerie | creepy | quriky
dark electro & synthpop
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Killing Noize
droning | creepy | noisy
industrial & electro noise cues
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Abstract Piano
avantgarde | drama | tension
unusual piano cues
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Elekktro Creep
creepy | emotive | edgy
harsh electronic cues
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Rising Tension
suspense | crime | adventure
orchestral & electronic cues
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Broken Rainbow
barren | hopeless | depression
songs | electropop | synthpop
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Ghosts / West Coast
lost loves | lost dreams
dark cover songs
electropop | alternative pop
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Strange Things In The Night - Vol. 1
horror | sci-fi | creepy | otherworldly
electronic, acoustic, orchestral
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Signals From...
emotion | tension
electronic instrumentals in the vein of Tangerine Dream,
JM Jarre, Vangelis...
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latest releases

no:carrier
Bad Moon Rising

darkwave | electropop | synthpop

   


Chris Wirsig
Signals From...

electronic | instrumental

   

no:carrier
Broken Rainbow

darkwave | electropop | synthpop

   

Chris Wirsig/no:carrier
The 13 Crystal Skulls

dark ambient
   


Chris Wirsig
20 Matches OST
original score
   

no:carrier
Ghosts / West Coast

dark cover songs
electropop | alternative pop

   




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