Style: Dark Ambient, Experimental, Abstract, Industrial, Noise
Band Members: Darrin Verhagen
Profile: Shinjuku Thief is the musical identity of Australia's Darrin Verhagen. Verhagen holds a masters degree in sound from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and has recorded nine albums of dark ambient/postclassical/experimental music. His comissioned work has provided the score for numerous dance, theatre and film productions. In addition to recording under the name Shinjuku Thief and other aliases, Verhagen releases other similarly experimental artists on his own label, Dorobo.
Style: Neofolk, Modern Classical, Ethereal
Band Members: Brett Taylor
Profile: Australian artist producing romantic pop/ethereal faerie music. Lyrically, Louisa John-Krol explores mythological themes. Internationally acclaimed, her songs challenge the boundaries of underground scenes that cherish them and even inspired a faerietale "Louisa" by Alyz Tale, published in France.Louisa is on the French fairy label Prikosnovenie. Her songs of centaurs, birds, seagiants, dragons, psychopomps, sirens and salamanders combine fiery energy with ambience, whimsy and humanity.