Named by BBC Radio as “One of the most brilliant world-fusion producers of our time”, David Starfire is known as the pioneer of the Global Bass genre. His unique sound has led him to share the stage with top artists including direct support for Bassnectar, and Skrillex. Billboard summed it up best, “David Starfire brings a unique perspective to EDM.”
David has performed at prominent festivals such as Winter Music Conference, Coachella, Outside Lands, Burning Man, Eclipse, and Lightning in a Bottle. He’s collaborated with the likes of Afrika Bambaataa, Sizzla, Ooah (The Glitch Mob), Beats Antique (Sidecar Tommy), Alex Grey, William Close, and the Grammy Award-winning vocalist Chaytanya. His Ascend album reached #7 on the iTunes World Music chart and he had two #1 remixes on the Hype Machine. He’s traded remixes with CloZee, Desert Dwellers, iLL Gates, and Beats Antique.
David’s signature sound has led him to perform public and private shows for Lucas films, Samsung, Sprint, Beats Audio, Google, Siemens, Nokia, HP, Symantec, Virgin Galactic, Roland, Digg, MacWorld, Best Buy, Flaunt Magazine, CAA, Red Bull, Warner Music, Atlantic Music, Industrial Light and Magic, Chobani Yogurt, Hotel W, City of San Francisco and many others. He’s performed around the world in exotic places such as India, Egypt, Thailand, Norway, Canada, Costa Rica, Mexico, Australia and most major cities in Europe.
David has released 4 albums and 7 EPs in the last 12 years as well as various singles and remixes. David’s songs are featured on several TV, cable, movies and video games. Some highlights include Lie to Me (FOX), Outsourced (NBC), Live with Kelly Ripa (ABC), ESPN2, Fox Sports, MTV, MTV2, Fuse, Showtime, HBO, EA sports and a Right Guard commercial. His songs are featured on several music compilations including Sony, Lonely Planet, Red Bull, Craig’s List, and his song “Shout it Out” was in regular rotation at Starbucks.
DJ Times “a wealth of heavy bass and world music influences…”
VIBE Magazine “L.A.-based music producer/DJ David Starfire is known best for his seamless fusion of signature bass styles with a diversity of music genres, including world and hip-hop.”
Huffington Post “His undeniable swagger of instrumentation between beats is exceptional.”
Yahoo Voices “A driving force in the tightly knit underground music community stringing from LA to SF.”
Equal parts beautiful, hype, dynamic and dark, PLANTRAE makes electronic music for the middle of the night. From cinematic emotional waves to rolling low end thump, its easy to get lost in this neon forest of future music. Plantrae has been performing worldwide for years including North and South America, Canada, and Australia, and is constantly pushing the boundaries of live instrumental electronic performance as a music producer and live instrumentalist. Plantrae has performed at a diverse range of events including Lightining In Bottle, Shambhala Music Festival, Camp Bisco, Arise Music Festival, Eclipse/Symbiosis, Lucidity, and many more, and has shared lineups with Bassnectar, Odesza, Clozee, Space Jesus, CharlestheFirst, Emancipator, Beats Antique, Ott, Random Rab and many more.