is a longtime music underground networker, who's put
out a trove of tapes, each of which is all over the
place, musically -- totally bursting with a bombastic
living energy. Cracking drums split yer head wide
open while lo-fi gweetar tuned down to 'H' crunches
up yer skullbonez, and
wack-ass samples laugh at what's
left of you.
Harlan the musical artist was spawned in 1994. His
forté is percussion, which he began to play
at age 9. Throughout his school years he played drums
in concert, symphonic and marching bands. Harlan was
first inspired to play drums from hearing rap music
in the early 80's, starting off doing human-beatbox
and knuckle beats on desktops at school. Harlan started
playing clubs at age 13 in a metal band called Seraphim.
As time went by, he played in a multitude of bands
with differing styles ranging from jazz to hip-hop
to punk to heavy metal to experimental drumming ensembles.
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