Converse Rubber Tracks Alert: I, CED
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 09:36:26
Converse Rubber Tracks has premiered two new exclusive "Oh Hello" and "Track of the Week" short films featuring Converse Rubber Tracks recording artist I, CED. Earlier this year, in a unique partnership with Shiek Shoes, I, CED was one of seven lucky artists selected to record original music at the Converse Rubber Tracks pop-up studio in Los Angeles. He was ultimately selected as the winner by fan voting through the competition held on Facebook.
As the winner, I, CED was flown out to the original Converse Rubber Tracks flagship studio in Brooklyn, New York to record his original music over a two-day session.
During his time at the original Converse Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn, I, CED recorded the original single "Wildest Dreams," which is the "Track of the Week." Working alongside the team of experienced studio engineers, I, CED explored new musical combinations, tested out different instrumentations and brought his original work to fruition.
Watch "TotW" with I, CED below:
Download the track at www.facebook.com/converse.
In his "Oh, Hello!" clip, the St. Louis-born I, CED talks about the creative process. Watch it below:
Converse Rubber Tracks also released the first episode in a new series of short films that exposes the gear and instrument dreams of artists of all genres and ages. "Gear Talk" is presented by Guitar Center and features a different artist per episode, answering the same five questions about their gear.
In the series first episode, Sub-Pop recording artist METZ talk to fans about their gear, answering the episodes standard five questions and sharing in more details the gear-focus of the three band members.
Watch it below:
Did you check out I, CED via Converse Rubber Tracks?