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to the dark music of Chris Wirsig - composer, songwriter and producer;
best known for his Electro Noire band no:carrier, the electronica/ambient project Virtual Conformity, and several soundtrack works.

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Score for mystery short movie "20 Matches"
September 15, 2015
Chris Wirsig has produced the full score for the creepy mystery short movie "20 Matches" by writer/director Mark Tapio Kines and Cassavafilms. The movie was shot only with the light of a lit match while the protagonist tells the story of a serial killer in Vienna. The score prominently features a string ensemble, piano and electronic elements. The movie will be screened at several film festivals soon.
You can already watch the trailer here.

no:carrier’s “Ghosts Of The West Coast” out now
May 29, 2015
The songs on “Ghosts Of The West Coast” show the American Dream gone wrong with a stalking ex-boyfriend looking for his lost love at the end of the summer (Don Henley’s “The Boys Of Summer”), the perils of fame and showbiz (Belinda Carlisle’s “California”), lost dreams and fortunes leading to homelessness (Tony Carey’s “Room With A View”), and again, lost love (Irish traditional “She Moved Through The Fair”).

Apart from no:carrier’s Cynthia Wechselberger, who sings the somber „She Moved Through The Fair“, the singers are: Melissa Harding („California“), who already worked with artists like Mötley Crüe, Sixx.A.M. and 30 Seconds To Mars, Kalib DuArte („The Boys Of Summer“), who is best known as the lead singer of Audio Terrorist, and Lauralee Brown (“Room With A View”), a well-known singer/songwriter in the San Francisco Bay Area.

no:carrier’s “Ghosts Of The West Coast” set for release May 29
April 25, 2015
The upcoming cover songs EP from Electro Noire Pop band no:carrier is set for worldwide release on May 29, 2015. The EP will be available digitally on all platforms as well as special CD edition from the bands Bandcamp shop. The EP will feature four unlikely cover versions in no:carriers unique dark electronic style, as well as four different singers: Apart from no:carrier’s Cynthia Wechselberger the EP features Kalib DuArte, Melissa Harding and Lauralee Brown.

The songs are: “The Boys Of Summer” (Don Henley), “California” (Belinda Carlisle), “Room With A View” (Tony Carey) and “She Moved Through The Fair” (Irish Traditional).

no:carrier to release cover song EP
January 25, 2015
Electro Noire Pop band no:carrier will release a free four track cover song EP, “Ghosts Of The West Coast” in spring. The EP will be available for free digitally and as special CD edition. The band is also working on a new album to be released later in 2015.

New “Sound Showcase #2″
September 3, 2014
After a full year with new productions, some great references like the soundtrack for the acclaimed iPad game “Alien Tribe 2″ and the release of no:carrier’s successful album “Wisdom & Failure” we finally compiled a new Sound Showcase for you. Listen to the latest songs, soundtracks and cues here.
A CD edition will be available in two weeks.

Live videos from no:carrier at the Viper Room: Let Me Walk Alone and The Robots (Kraftwerk)
August 4, 2014
On their tour of California and Nevada no:carrier also played at the legendary Viper Room in Los Angeles/West Hollywood. Now there are two live videos from that show: On is the original “Let Me Walk Alone” from their album “Wisdom & Failure”, the other one a cover version of Kraftwerk’s “The Robots” sung in German and English. Check them out:


“Alien Tribe 2 Soundtrack” now available
June 9, 2014
Finally the three songs from the acclaimed iPad game “Alien Tribe 2″ are now available for download at iTunes, Amazon, Bandcamp, CDBaby and other retailers. In the game a universe sandbox meets real-time strategy and a pinch of tower defense and Master of Orion. Depicted in the haunting Title Theme and the two in-game songs for the outer galaxy where danger lurks and the home galaxy with a more soothing, relaxing song.

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