Portable and Ableton-synchronized light installation for electro-rock band Deer MX (HK)
The band wanted to be able to travel with their structure which should fit in one suitcase and being able to be assembled by themselves.
Structure design, building, coding, light animations, UI: Frederic Bussiere
Running on Touch Designer. Synchronized to Ableton Live.
Fits in one check-in luggage. Fully assembled in one hour.
About the band:
Formed in 2013, Hong Kong, Deer is an alternative electro-rock band with nuances of down tempo, industrial, rock, and classical music. The duo has been part of various festivals on the Asian Region, such as, Clockenflap (HK), S?nar Hong Kong, V-Rox (RU), Soundrenaline (ID), to mention some. Their performance is surrounded by a mysterious dark wave, which moves your ears to deeper emotional stages. Voice and music, at times aggressive, and others melancholic, provide a captivating experience. In 2019 they released their first album “There’s No Future”, which has been well received by the European, Asian and Mexican media, obtaining a high score by South China Morning Post and Rolling Stone Mexico.
Additional visual edit for their promotion: