Within the depths of earth with the dripping of stalactites and the whisper of wind passing through the caverns there is the new soundscape of Subaqueous
Isaac Cotec, aka Subaqueous, started making music in the summer of 2005 working with a project called Psyche Sonics. It as an experimental group working with binaural beats and altering consciousness through sounds. After traveling the PNW on tour with that musical Art instillation he moved forward into creating experimental music and Ambient music under the moniker Cotec.
No years later he has incorporated beat science to create progressive mid tempo and dance music. Using melodic techniques and musical theory to add layers of experience.
Subaqueous is a solo music project of Isaac Cotec. The music has incorporated beat science to create progressive mid tempo and dance music. Using melodic techniques and musical theory to add layers to the experience.
Subaqueous has worked with amazing talent from all over the world and has played with big acts like Bluetech, Iawake, and Jamie Janover. Subaqueous first album was the number one Downtempo album on bandcamp for 2 months straight and continues to be high on the midtempo charts.
About Isaac Cotec:
Isaac Cotec, aka Subaqueous, started making electronic based music in the summer of 2005 working with a project called Psyche Sonics. Psyche Sonics is an experimental group working with binaural beats and altering consciousness through sounds. The Project traveled in a large yurt that moved around the PNW on tour as a musical Art instillation. It was featured in such festivals as Beloved, Emerg+n+see, Oracle Gatherings, and others.
After touring with his experimental and ambient based project Isaac Cotec continued to make music and grow as a musician. As of March 12th 2011 the unique character and sound of Subaqueous was born.
SONIC BLOOM Academy • Ableton Live Series was awesome this year. It was 30+ hours of class time in the great outdoors of Colorado. One of the activities was going around the site and doing field recordings.
I took those recordings and made a fee / by donation drum rack for you all. This one has some really cool sounds in it. Check out the video and Live Pack.
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subaqueousmusic.com I had the awesome oppertunity of being a part of Sonic Bloom Music Academy. We had 20+ students out in nature for a class on music production. 30 hours of class time... it was cray. Had such a great time with everyone. On day two I did an activity on field recording. I had students go
Excited to be a part of Oregon Country Fair Dance Pavilion with Connexus Dance. Love being a part of these spaces that push people to experiment and dance. Gratefull... It will be my first Fair. See ya there in 10 days :)
AfroDJMac is at it again! This is an awesome free Ableton Live Pack. I've been having a lot of fun with this one. You rock Afro. ;)
afrodjmac.com Free download of a drum kit and synthesizer instrument for Ableton Live, made from samples of the Yamaha DD-8. Samples come from Bedroom Producers Blog.
Sweet! I just went live with Pyramind mentor program. If you're interested in someone on one Ableton Live, Push 2, sound design, and workflow coaching, then check this out.
Stoked to be working with this company to help musicians stay creative and realize the tracks in their heads. ;) <3
pyramind.com Isaac Cotec has his hands in many aspects of the music industry. In the past decade, he’s been a record label owner, mixing/mastering engineer, a researcher in altering consciousness with binaural beats, a touring musician, an Ableton Live Certified Trainer, and a guy that likes to rock out
SONIC BLOOM Academy • Ableton Live Series was a blast! Loved working with some up and coming musicians to help level up their skills. That was 3 days of awesome. I am so proud to be a part of something like this to help open up people's creativity and learning. Thanks, SONIC BLOOM 2017.
I'm hoping to do more music retreats like this over the year. Let me know in the comments if you are interested. 😉🤘
Another resource for the music producers out there. Just released a free / by donation Live Pack of Shakers. It's a bunch of different types of shakers in easy to control Drum Racks. Enjoy and let me know what you think.
subaqueousmusic.com Back in the studio making beats with shakers. Below is a video walk-through of my Ultimate Shakers Live Pack. It's a collection of shaker samples made into Drum Racks for Ableton Live. This Free / By Donation live pack included 5 Drum Racks for use in your music production. Download the Shaker Drum…
Ok... I have to admit it... I have been digging trap of late. Wait... it's ok, it's pretty trap though. ;)
Here's my Spotify playlist of my favorite.
Melodic Trap, a playlist by Subaqueous on Spotify Tasty Melodic Trap Goodness.