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BRIAN BATZ

COMPOSER, PRODUCER, MIXER

(April 29 - 2015)

JACOB FAUHOLT - new album in the making

Jacob Faurholt and I have been working on his new and forthcoming album during April and everything is now ready to be mixed. Fans of Sparklehose, Mount Eerie and Grandaddy will enjoy this album. It's guaranteed.

 

(April 10 - 2015)

NEW STUDIO

I've finally managed to move all my studio gear to a new recording studio in Copenhagen. My room is a part of the magneficient Vibe Factory Studio, owned by Jakob Winther. Good times and finally I have my own room where I can work whenever I want. I'll show you som pictures soon. Until then you can see the studio HERE.

 

(february 26 - 2015)

DRÅPE - new single

My favorite norwegian band asked me to mix their forthcoming single Together We Are Stereo and I of course excepted their offer. And what a song! GREAT SOUNDING BAND!

 

 

(february 20 - 2015)

THE KIKOS - new act in town

I've currently been mixing their forthcoming EP, which btw sounds out of this world. My new favorite danish act.

 

(february 2 - 2015)

KISSAWAY TRAIL - collaboration

I'm currently working together with this Bella Union act. Producing, recording, writing and mixing their new and forthcoming new stuff.

 

(january 8 - 2015)

MONKEY CUP DRESS - new songs

I'm currently producing, recording and working on their new songs, which I'll also end up mixing when the writing process is over and done. Very excited!

 

(january 6 - 2015)

VAMPIRE BLOW - single

I've mixed their new single Sundown.

 

(december 17 - 2014)

LÍNT - new album

I've spend the most of December in the studio working on their forthcoming album, which I've mixed and co-produced.

 

(november 6 - 2014)

OKAY EASY - ep

Been mixing their forthcoming ep, which will be released in 2015.

 

(october 1 - 2014)

I BREAK HORSES - collaboration

I've currently been working on track together with Swedish I Break Horses. It's a collaboration between Sleep Party People and I Break Horses. It'll be released in the beginning of 2015.

 

(july 30 - 2014)

ALCOHOLIC FAITH MISSION - new album

I've spend a lot of time in the studio mixing and producing their fortchcoming and new album "Obitor".

 

(june 10 - 2014)

MAMMUT IS IN LOVE - Debut album.

I'm currently producing, recording and mixing her debut album, which will be released soon.

 

(may 31 - 2014)

SLEEP PARTY PEOPLE - Floating

Today is a special day. My new album "Floating" will be released worldwide. EXCITED! The album is produced by me and Mikael Johnston and Jeff Saltzman and mixed by me. I'm really proud.

LISTEN HERE:

https://soundcloud.com/brianbatz/sets/sleep-party-people-floating

 

(february 17 - 2014)

LÍNT

I've recently mixed their new single called "Mierka".

LINK: https://soundcloud.com/klangkollektivet/l-nt-mierka

 

(february 11 - 2014)

BERLINALE FILM FESTIVAL

Kaspar Kaae and I wrote the score for this Norwegian called "In Order Of Disappearance" by Hans Petter Moland. It got nominated to the Golden Bear award at the Berlinale Film Festival. We went to the premiere and had a blast meeting the crew and cast. The film was a huge succes and is now sold to more than 40 countries, which is pretty damn good.

LINK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0tMPcv3a3I

 

(february 3 - 2014)

ICE CREAM CATHEDRAL

These good friends of mine asked me to co-produce their second and forthcoming album. Some of the stuff I did on the album, like adding a ot of FX and weirdness, happened in my studio, but I also spend some time at Black Tornado Studio, which is this really nice analog studio.

LINK: https://soundcloud.com/icecreamcathedral/the-swans

 

(january 20 - 2014)

ØNSKEØEN

Me and a couple of my good friends have this new project called Ønskeøen. All songs are written by David Fjeldstrup and arranged by the band and mixed by me. Soon I'll share a track with you guys.

 

(january 12 - 2014)

BROKEN TWIN

After a lot of good times in the studio working on the upcoming album "May" by Broken Twin I can now add this beautiful album to my credit list. Awesome!

LINK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sg8gs88W51o

 

(january 9 - 2014)

BOHO DANCER

Lately I've been recording, producing and mixing the new Boho Dancer track, called "Superheroes".

LINK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXreYyCnRqw

 

(december 6 - 2013)

FILM SCORE

Me and my good friend Kaspar Kaae just finished writing the score for the upcoming film called "In Order Of Disappearance" by Hans Petter Moland . A Norwegian movie featuring Stellan Skarsgård in the leading role. INFO:

http://www.trustnordisk.com/film/2013-order-disappearance

 

(october 14 - 2013)

BROKEN TWIN

I've been spending a lot of time in the studio lately working on and mixing Broken Twins debut album. Soon to be released.

 

(october 1 - 2013)

SO-SO ECHO

I've been mixing their single for their debut video. See it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJtCcciMmhE

 

(august 2 - 2013)

ALCOHOLIC FAITH MISSION

I'm currently mixing their next release.

 

(august 1 - 2013)

SLEEP PARTY PEOPLE

I've been working on the third SPP album and today it's completely done and ready to be mastered and released. Pretty excited about it!

 

(may 1-2013)

DISA

Currently producing and mixing this new artist from the danish label Tigerspring.

 

(april 12-2013)

BROKEN TWIN

I'm recording and playing on some parts of the new and forthcoming album.

 

(april 5-2013)

ROSENKRANTZ & GYLDENSTJERNE

I'm mixing their two new songs.

 

(march 27-2013)

LL

LL is a new danish solo-project. I've helped composing, mixing and producing all four tracks.

 

(march 2-2013)

SLEEP PARTY PEOPLE

Working on the third Sleep Party People album in San Francisco. Jeff Saltzman (The Killers, Morrissey & Blondie) and Mikael Johnston (The Sounds, Jane's Addiction & Blondie) are helping me producing and mixing the album.

 

(february 9-2013)

SCARLET CHIVES

Just finished mixing the new and forthcoming Scarlet Chives album!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NEWS

 

ARTISTS I'VE WORKED WITH:

Sleep Party People, Tomas Barfod, Broken Twin, Trentemøller, I Break Horses, In Order Of Disappearance (score/soundtrack), The Game, Kissaway Trail, Mikael Simpson, Ice Cream Cathedral, Alcoholic Faith Mission, Dråpe, Vampire Blow, Scarlet Chives, Okay Easy, Ønskeøen, The Kikos, Boho Dancer, Línt, Disa, So-So Echo, Lyrebyrds, We Were Born Canaries, Rosenkrantz & Gyldenstjerne, Nogengange Kommer Vinteren Om Natten (score/soundtrack), From Sarah, Sun Glitters.

 

“As a sonic architect, Batz proves to be something close to a Genius ... Wonderful” The Sunday Times

 

 

“...produce a brand of music which assists the getaway into another world. Euphoria dosed soundtracks for those tired feelings you experience as your eyelids droop millimetres down like slow moving vertical blinds. Drowned in Sound