Lusine is the brainchild of Jeff McIlwain, and his shimmering, melodic vision of abstract electronic music. Having attended Cal Arts to study 20th century electronic music and sound design for music and film, he first began creating his lush interpretation of IDM many years ago. Since then, he has contributed tracks and remixes to various labels, including a full-length, Iron City, for Mad Monkey/Hymen and a split 10”, Sustain, for Delikatessen, all aside from his prolific output for pioneering American experimental label, Isophlux. Jeff was included in Urb’s “Next 100” and contributed work to Funkstorung’s Musik Aus Strom label.
Fate brought Lusine and Ghostly International together and we are immensely proud to offer this fantastic and diverse EP. The record is a perfect description of the Ghostly label ethos, a blend of warm beats, minimal Techno and Electro, equally at home at the club and on headphones. This release will further strengthen Lusine’s recognition as not only one of the country’s finest electronic producers, but one of the world’s foremost creators of engaging experimental music altogether.
Jeff McIlwain has been producing his diverse, melodic strain of abstract electronic music as Lusine for a decade-and-a-half. Originally a Texas native, McIlwain moved to the West Coast in the late...check out Lusine's page and other releases