ABOUT

BIO:

With his platform sneakers, multi-colored hair and trademark sunglasses, you won’t confuse Ian Erix with anybody else on the music scene right now. His eclectic style is a talking piece second to his music, which these days is perhaps best described as Pop with EDM and Pop-Punk influences.

Dawk familjari mal-xogħlijiet preċedenti li l-ewwel mitfugħin Erix fis-attenzjoni internazzjonali, kisbet matul 20 miljun jilgħab online u jinħattu lilu fuq diversi Top 10 charts fuq 3 kontinenti ċertament se jirrikonoxxu l-elementi firma ta 'ħoss tiegħu, iżda dawn se wkoll żgur japprezzaw l-evoluzzjoni mużikali Erix għadda fil-proċess ta' teħid rekord ġdid tiegħu vivaċi antiċipat.

Meta mistoqsi dwar l-istil mużikali tiegħu u jieħdu uniku fuq il-moda, Ian jgħid "Nies għandhom tendenza li jkollhom kull tip ta 'tikketti għalija imma jien biss lili. I'ma mutt, Jien kollha mħallta up!"Erix kanta dawn il-kliem stess li" Allura Xena, Allura Ara Permezz ", numru anthematic off tiegħu 2010 EP that became a cult hit and spurred the creation of his fandom, the Mutt Army, a group of dedicated fans and freethinkers who identify with Ian and support him around the world via numerous global street teams. Slate for the summer of 2018, Ian se jirrilaxxa album ġdid tiegħu eagerly mistenni, tentatively titled “Scream For Freedom”, rekord chocked sħiħa ta 'melodiji infettivi u ganċijiet jidhru konvinċenti, ħsibt li pprovokat u spiss lirika quirky. Il-materjal il-ġdid juri Erix huwa songwriter formidabbli fl-dritt tiegħu stess u jimmarka tkabbir sinifikanti għalih bħala artist. He pays homage to his pop/punk roots on his most recent musical effort but this time around he marries his signature guitar driven score with solid amounts of modern dance beats and synth elements to create a fantastically catchy electro punk pop hybrid that is sure to resonate loudly with his current fans and open up the floodgates to a legion of new recruits.

Jkollna bidu professjonali tiegħu fi New York bħala DJ / MC fl-età straordinarjament żgħażagħ ta ' 9, Erix huwa artist kkunsmahx, with a precocious DIY attitude that has served him well throughout a wild journey that has taken him from his humble childhood home in America to nearly every corner of the globe. Filwaqt Erix jiddeskrivi ride tiegħu s'issa bħala avventura tal-biża ', il-verità huwa hu ħallset aktar mis-sehem ġust tiegħu ta 'drittijiet peress foray tiegħu fis-mużika. Huwa ta 'spiss ċajt li l-istorja tiegħu taqra bħal l-iskrittura għall-opra sapun bad. A pre-teen Ian, with stars in his eyes, was abused and bullied by resentful family members and peers who seemed threatened by his individuality and persona. They continually told him he would never amount to anything and did their best to sabotag his early successes at every turn. Minkejja l-tbatijiet u naysayers, Erix continued to work full time as a DJ, imfaħħrin bħala wieħed mill-tad-dinja iżgħar, and built a grassroots reputation. He started writing his own songs and took on the monumental task of making inroads in the music industry from the ground up without any inside connections. Permezz ta 'età 14, he snagged his first management deal with the infamous boyband mogul, Louis Pearlman, which was followed up by his first record deal at age 15. Minkejja li jissodisfaw il-ħolma tiegħu ta 'l-iffirmar dawn il-kuntratti, Erix was met with a continuing series of ambivalent time wasters and dishonest executives who took advantage of him. Fi żmien, a similar tale played out for Erix, aktar u aktar mill-ġdid, għal xi raġuni jew oħra. He was faced with record label bankruptcies, il-mewt relatata mad-drogi xokkanti ta 'maniġer personali tiegħu, money laundering schemes involving his former representatives and the murder and tragic loss of of two of his closest family members. Erix endured these tribulations plus many others too lengthy to list here and every time the rug was pulled out from underneath him, he adamantly refused to give up and continued to pursue his passion.

"Jekk ikollok knocked stabbiliti, jagħmlu mill-ġdid u għal darb'oħra u għal darb'oħra "Ian poignantly sings fil-" Tomahawk ", a ferociously catchy tune that was released off his 2016 EP titled “;Graffiti On My Heart”;. "Uh-Oh, l-istatus quo ma tistax tieħu kollha ta 'dan drama. Am I mhux it-tip ta 'talk inti tressaq dar biex mamă tiegħek?"Ian quirps f'dan ganċ innu mgħobbija għall freethinking u l-indipendenza. "Blow up bħal Tomahawk", hu jkompli fil-kor infettiv, "Do dak li trid, jgħidu dak li trid u tkun min inti tixtieq li tkun ", hu howls bi emozzjoni tanġibbli. Kanzunetti ta empowerment huma tema popolari għall Erix iżda huwa perfettament fid-dar irrispettivament minn jekk hux qed juri kuxjenza soċjali fil-kanzunetti bħal "X'inhu Normali?", another gripping anthematic track from his sophomore album that questioned current societal norms, jew jekk huwa tiżvela naħa aktar satirical fil tunes bħal "Squeaky Nadif", li fiha jiddikjara "ċrieki purità huma kummerċjalizzazzjoni deheb" u jkompli jwassal il-ganċ rvellużi "istilel Disney huma squeaky nadif, doċċa ma 'wieħed u se tara!!!"in" Tifkiriet ", Erix jieħu dwar is-suġġett ta 'divorzju minn punt childs di vista u sarcastically sings "Biex ikollhom u jżommu, għall sinjuri, għall ifqar, fil-mard u s-saħħa, till xi ħaġa ta 'ordni, I issa jippronunzja int ... .DONE!!!". Ian m'għandha l-ebda problema indirizzar ta 'kwistjonijiet provokattiva bħall-reliġjon, sex and inequality but he also loves to have fun and can certainly live it up as evident in songs like “;Shangri-La "; which was a huge tongue-in-cheek crowd-pleaser at radio and on the live circuit in 2016. Fil kanzunetti bħal "Grow Down", ode tiegħu li qatt jikbru, Personalità jilgħab Ian ta jiddi permezz kif hu chants "I m'għandhomx bżonn biex jikbru. Għandek jikbru down "! In “Sex Dance and Rock and Roll” his Top 10 2013 single, we see another side of him altogether when he sings about, ukoll, x'iktar? Sess, dance and rock &; roll!!!

Wara miktub u rreġistrati katalogu impressjonanti ta 'kanzunetti, Erix is currently working with mulit-platinum producers in the US and Europe to put the final touches on his new full length record. Il-materjal aħħar żżomm vantaġġ żagħżugħa u hija distint rikonoxxibbli bħala tiegħu stess. Jekk hux qed iwettaq kanzunetti misjur bil Angst teen, kanzunetti li jagħmlu taħseb jew kanzunetti li tagħmel inti jaqbżu up u żfin, Erix hija kjarament artist versatili u intriganti b'perspettiva interessanti u aktar lott kollu li jgħidu. 2018 is expected to see the release of Ian’s long awaited new album via joint ventures with Misfit Mindz Entertainment, and Nordican Music Group under the Sony Music Entertainment banner. Minbarra l-rilaxx ta 'rekord ġdid tiegħu, the year should also see the launch of “;The Drop”;, esklussiva 10 episode series for VEVO TV starring Erix and featuring some of the hottest stars of EDM, pop mużika u pop-kultura mill-coolest avvenimenti madwar id-dinja. Segments from the online series will also be seen in micro burst in between programming on MTV networks around the world. Barra minn hekk, Ian huwa wkoll tpittirhom karattru animat fil-video game ġdid maħluq minn uħud mill-iżviluppaturi istess involuti fil-famed franchise Guitar Hero. Il-logħba bbażata mużika se karatteristika żewġ binarji mużikali ġodda milli Erix u l-logħba hija mistennija jiġu rilaxxati cross-pjattaforma għall Wii, Sistemi ta 'logħob Xbox u PlayStation.

Wara li jirritorna mill tour promo 'l-Amerika t'Isfel, where he appeared before the largest live crowd of his career in front of 2.5 miljun ruħ fl Rio De Janeiro fuq New Year Eve, Ian qal MTV Brażil li huwa amped up għal tour globali żviluppata sħiħa u verament ħakk biex tikseb mużika ġdida tiegħu fuq it-triq. MTV in several markets has already showcased some of Ian’s upcoming material and early support has also been coming in from some powerful taste-making DJ’s and key influences at radio around the world.

Ian’s music video for “Shangri-La”, a raucous clip filmed in hedonistic Sunny Beach, Bulgaria went live on YouTube and Vevo in limited European markets in 2015 racking up more than two million views to start. Il catchy super, xellug ta 'intunazzjoni ċentru huwa, skond Ian, “A crazy-fun party anthem and a reminder not to take life too seriously!” Erix told MTV recently that he wrote the lyrics after living through some terrible personal tragedies. He said, “The song’s a little over the top and maybe even a bit goofy but it helped me a lot to get into a whole other head space when I was writing it. Unfortunately, I tgħallmu l-mod iebes din is-sena kif il-ħajja krudili jista 'jkun u li huwa biss wisq kkritikat qasir u imprevedibbli sabiex toħroġ bi dan il-kunċett dwar għajxien ta' kuljum bħal din hija festa fil-ġenna utopian crazy fejn xejn ma bad qatt jiġri u xi ħaġa tmur, that was a great cathartic escape for me. We could all use a Shangri-La sometimes!” “;Shangri-la has been extremely well received at Top 40 radio in several markets already. An incarnation of the track topped the official charts in Scandinavia peaking at #3 in Finland when it was released on Universal Music in that region.

Following the success of “;Shangri-la”;, Erix kiteb, prodotta, co-directed and stars in “;Graffiti On My Heart”;, a 4 parti mużika video rita li tkun preċedut-albums rilaxx u fih diversi kanzunetti mill-LP. The inspirational musical film was quite an ambitious and personal undertaking by Ian. The story-line depicts his life as a youngster as he was persecuted outrageously by abusive family members and townspeople and goes on to feature a reflection on the the tragic homicide of his grandfather and subsequent loss of his father along with Ian’;s battle to overcome these tragedies and fight the small mindedness and hatred he is faced with in order to rise against a repressive society.

Ian toured Europe extensively during the summer of 2015 with stops in 23 cities including a special appearance at Utlra Music Festival in Croatia. He has continued touring since playing 17 dates across UK with famed XFactor boyband Union J in February 2017. He also hosted the Paradise Int’;l Music Festival with Austin Mahone, Whiz Khalifa and Kanye West in the Phillipines that same year. More recently, Erix performed at the MTV pre-show for Justin Bieber’;s Purpose tour in Mumbai. In the summer of 2017, his latest single “;Footprints In The Sand”; hit #5 on the dance radio charts in Japan in and in December 2017, the song was named the official theme for New Year’;s 2018, in Dubai, UAE. Erix appeared at various events around UAE to promote the single at the end of the year and took part in a pre-show broadcast from the Katy Perry concert in Abu Dhabi on New Year’;s Eve.

album tul sħiħ ġdid ian tal, tentatively ttitled “Scream for Freedom”, hi mgħobbija bil konvinċenti, ħsibt li pprovokat, Poignant u gost / melodiji spiss quirky. As a proponent for freethinking, self expression and having fun, Erix jkompli jippromwovi messaġġ ta 'anti-konformità mal-grupp tiegħu ta' fannijiet magħrufa bħala l-Armata Mutt, taħlita ta 'nazzjonalitajiet differenti, religions, races, genders, età u sexualities li jgħaqqdu taħt imħabba tagħhom għall-mużika, peace and individuality. Erix’;s upcoming single, ";Tomahawk”; which is featured in the epic finale of “;Graffiti On My Heart”; huwa innu qawwija u catchy dwar veri għall yourself akkost ta 'kollox li żgur ser jitkellmu għal għadd kbir taż-żgħażagħ madwar id-dinja.

A dynamic and enthralling performer, Erix is sure to win over a legion of new admirers when his music is introduced to wider audiences this year as he embarks on promotional tours across Japan, Asja tax-Xlokk, South America and Australia in late spring before a return to the USA and Europe in the summer.