Posted on September 3rd, 2016
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 11:39 am
A visual Future Funk & Vaportrap EP drawn from multiplex cinema policy trailers from days long past.
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Posted on July 7th, 2013
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 5:27 pm
Besides all of the instrumentals I’ve actually I’d finished and even in some cases circulated to collaborators only to have them choose only handful from what was offered, I also have a number of songs that were done or close to done that I’d never even rendered out because they were little one off ideas while I was in the middle of other projects. However, a little digging let put together the above Drum n’ Bass EP. It’s pay what you want (including free,) so long as you have time download it, you might as well 😀
Regarding those other unreleased instrumentals, I’m going to consider putting those together into a release as well.
Oh, and here’s the YouTube version of the EP:
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Posted on July 5th, 2013
Filed under: General,Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 8:00 am
All of my back catalog that wasn’t posted to my main YouTube channel is now online here. I decided to split that material off from my main channel as I no longer know which albums these belonged to (well, I didn’t want to dig through CDs at my parents’ place to work it out,) and because most of it is fairly mediocre. Of course, I was only a teenager when I wrote most of it, and there are few decent gems hiding in with the junk there, but there it wasn’t worth binning the content beyond maybe a few YouTube playlists I’ll put together later. Besides, I figured since I could upload it easily thanks to a couple of nifty open source python scripts I tweaked and knitted together (I will post my code online once I clean it up a little,) I might as well do so.
Having posted those songs up, that pretty much only leaves mash-ups, remixes for other artists and mixtapes as the only material I haven’t uploaded to YouTube. I don’t see my self bothering with uploading them at the moment. I now have over 500 songs on YouTube on those two accounts alone, and I figure that’s good enough for the moment.
Otherwise, the main thing going on with me is that I’ve graduated university, and I’m looking for work. I’m doing a lot of programming tests at the moment, and though I’m feeling a little fatigued, I’m pretty sure that’s just anxiety regarding these opportunities. Hopefully, I’ll have something lined up soon enough.
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Posted on February 27th, 2013
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 7:31 pm
MediaFire Download 320kbps MP3:
Enigma Decoded: A Katawa Shoujo Remix EP
So, I found these tracks hiding in the depths of my hard drive around about the time the game had it’s one year anniversary, and so I figured I should gather them up, give a quick once over before release, and put them out the world. I was going to hold off even longer as the text file in the download would note, but I’ve realized I have so many instrumentals in my back-catalog that I can put out an EP like this a month.
I think I might.
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Posted on January 8th, 2013
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 11:47 pm
Someone dug up a remix I’d even forgotten about making, and a cut nice slideshow to the song. It’s a remix of a song from the Katawa Shoujo OST, and I have to say, it got me thinking that if I do Trap/Moomba/EDM concept EP after I finish the other projects on my plate, I should probably wrap my long standing idea of a Katawa Shoujo Remix/Concept EP into it.
I don’t think I want to do more than an EP’s worth of original material at the moment anyway. Yeah, I have tons of tracks in the back catalog that might be wrapped into a different release, but I think those should be held on to for later for now. I mean, I could easily drop a two or three LP-length beat tapes tomorrow if I wanted to, plus an electronic album. The songs just need titles. However, I figure I should be responsible though first, and see if I can get MCs/vocalists on them first (or maybe even take a crack at vocals myself,) so doing a focused concept EP of fresh material seem like the best next step once I get other projects put to bed. I also think I should try to work more conceptually, at least sometimes.
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Posted on January 3rd, 2013
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 12:07 am
The last 3 Ultraklystron tracks for 2012, all of which are Trap EDM, and all of which are free.
If that’s not enough there is always the new pay-what-you-want EP/Single from Rai Kamishiro (which I produced):
And if you’re still hungry for more, you should probably at least listen to the whole of Nursehella’s Second Coming on youtube:
…if not pre-order the hard-copy.
Posted on December 5th, 2012
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 10:31 pm
If the iFrame above doesn’t work: City of Amnesia by Ultraklystron (feat. Richie Branson & Mikal kHill)
That would be myself, Richie Branson and Mikal kHill all on one track about the Big O. This was fun to make, and it came out dope. Cop it when the full mixtape drops in the future, but stream it to death and share it everywhere in the interim.
EDIT – Now with fan tribute video:
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Posted on December 4th, 2011
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 6:11 pm
After all, Hipster Please! liked it, and that blog is the Pitchfork of Nerdcore (or so I’ll claim.)
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Posted on November 28th, 2011
Filed under: Music News,Reviews,Videos — Karl Olson @ 3:00 am
Ultraklystron – Storyboard [The Animatic Mixtape]
Also on Bandcamp and coming soon to Google Music.
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Posted on October 26th, 2011
Filed under: Music News,Videos — Karl Olson @ 3:09 am
Ladies and gentlemen, ZOIDBAHTON.