We are very heavy at the news of Stratos Ensemble bass player Doug Lunn's passing yesterday. Dean had the following statement prepared for his personal walls, so we are sharing it hear as well. It personifies how we feel.
It's been a while since DJ Roarkyd last joined The Stratos Ensemble for a live performance. Luckily, the stars have aligned again and DJ Roarkyd will be able to spin for us at our event on February 21st. The Stratos Ensemble sometimes plays at Roarkyd's music collectiv...
We have a long performance coming up in Studio City (CA) this November 30th, on a Wednesday night. It will be at the E Spot Lounge, an established jazz club upstairs at Vitello's Restaurant. Our set that night will be a 1:45-minute-long musical odyssey.
Ever since the concert at Alva's Showroom, Dean has been mixing a full set of music by the Stratos Ensemble to give to you all as a free download. Nab it while it's there. It's to show our thanks for supporting the band!
Our gig last Saturday actually ranks up there with some of our best performed sets ever, and the audience loved the confluence between the video art and our improvisation. Score that. 😎 Yep if you missed it you definitely missed it.
Futuristic ambient space fusion band The Stratos Ensemble will be playing live on radio station KXLU, September 11th, at 9pm, to help promote their performance at Alva's Showroom coming up on September 17th.
There was a band that Stratos-Ensemble-guitar-player Daniel Coffeng and Stratos founder Dean De Benedictis worked with before Daniel joined up with our gang. The band was called Phantom Protocol, occasionally using the name Simplexity, and is/was a similar concept to t...