Since 2003, bllix has been the primary electronic music project of Oregon-basEd Solo artist, ‘bllix’. Earlier releases were primarily in the IDM and Ambient genres. During this period, release reviewers described bllix’s sound as an unpredictable hybridization of Ikeda-style glitch, classic electronica such as Boards of Canada, and percussion heavily influenced by Aphex Twin. While these nuances are still heard in her later and more recent productions during live performances, bllix’s sound has migrated to heavier styles such as Breakcore, Dark Ambient, Broken Beats, and Darkcore.
- History –
Beginning her musical endeavors with the violin at age five, cello and classical guitar were later added to her studies. Electronic instrumentation and composition surfaced in the mid-1990s, leading to several informal releases in the Industrial and Experimental Electronic genres during 1998 – 2001, under various aliases (including Defective Unit and []).