George Sarah

George Sarah

BandEDMClassical

Electronic chamber music with a minor key introspection. Idm, Emo, Classical.

Biography

George Sarah and String Quartet
Electronic composer and multi-instrumentalist George Sarah has been a mainstay on the Los Angeles music scene since 1985. He has achieved spiraling fame and garnered huge critical acclaim for his unique brand of electronic chamber music. Sarah performs his original compositions from a bank of synthesizers and drum machines alongside a trio of live strings, bridging the normally discrete musical worlds of electronic
and classical. A regular on L.A.s radio stations KCRW, Indie 1031, KPFK and KXLU, Sarah has performed live on leading alternative station Indie 1031, twice on twice on Nic Harcourt's "Morning Becomes Eclectic," nearly a dozen times on KXLU, a live set on KPFK and has been featured on classical station KUSC held
the coveted slot of Jed the Fish's "Catch of the Day" on KROQ. George Sarah has scored 28 episodes the the Discovery network and his songs have been featured on the hit CBS shows "CSI" and CSI NY, the Oprah Winfrey Show,"History Detectives" on PBS, Chris Rock's "Everybody hates Chris" and
has frequently appeared along with his string trio performing his songs on the hit TV show Buffy the Vampire Slayer (Three Episodes), and has had his music played on Buffy spin-off Angel. His music has been featured on MTV"s "Road Rules" and "Undressed", Showtime's Next episode and in seven feature films including Artisan Pictures "The Curve" starring Felicity's Keri Russell and Matthew Lillard; Mascara, starring Ione Skye, Steve Jones and Karen Black; and "Cleopatra"s Second Husband" (Indican Pictures) directed by Jon Reiss. In November '98 George Sarah and his string trio played a two-week residency in Paris, France to consistently packed houses. He has also performed as tour bass
guitarist for Death Ride 69 opening for My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult, and toured Europe and the U.S. with his previous project "THC". Sarah frequently
performs in the L.A. area at venues such as Grand Performances, UCLA's Royce Hall, The Getty, LACMA, opening for artists such as Bebel Gilberto, Nikka Costa, Crystal Method, Goldfrapp, Swayzak, A Guy Called Gerald, Spearhead, Mike Doughty of Soul Coughing, Audio Bully's, Miss Kitten, The Bad Plus, and many others.

Discography

George Sarah Discography.

1.) "George Sarah" 1920 Remix 12 inch Transistor 2004

2.) "George Sarah" Ossia Transistor 2003

3.) "George Sarah" Ossia 12 inch Transistor 2003

4.) "Anthony Stewart Head/George Sarah" Music for Elevators BIABD 2002

5.) "George Sarah" Opus Eleven BIABD 2001

6.) "George Sarah" Drag Ass/12 inch F-111/Warner Bros 1999

7.) "T.H.C." Adagio Medicine/ Brain Surgery 1999

8.) "T.H.C." Blue Wave/12 inch Intelligent 1998

9.) "T.H.C." Darjeeling/12 inch Intelligent 1997

10.) "Progrexiv" Reinvention Operation (Remix CD)Full Contact /Fifth Colvmn 1997

11.) "Cathexis" Exempli Gratia Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1997

12.) "T.H.C." Consenting Guinea Pig (E.P.) Full Contact/ Fifth Colvmn 1996

13.) "T.H.C." Death By Design Fifth Colvmn 1996

14.) "Stereotaxic Device" 100 Per Day Extinct KK/Cargo 1992

15.) "Stereotaxic Device" Lostland (E.P.) KK/Cargo 1991

16.) "Stereotaxic Device" Stereotaxic Device KK/Cargo 1990

COMPILATIONS >>

Artist Track/Title Label Year

"George Sarah" Sonata for Petra (Remix by Swayzak) Route de la Slack !K7 Records 2006

"George Sarah" Orchid/KXLU Vol. 7 Compilation KXLU 2004

"George Sarah" 1920 Backyard Bangers Remix/Scion Vol. 7 Compilation
URB Magazine 2003

"George Sarah" Ossia/BPM Culture Sample Compilation BPM Culture Magazine 2003

"George Sarah w/Abba Roland" Pop Up Electric Monkey 2002

"George Sarah" Eyes and Goodbyes L.A. Weekly Music 2000 Rhino 2000

"T.H.C." Unsaid Warning L.A.Critical Mass Mindspore 1998

"T.H.C." Branded (Instrumental) KUCI BENEFIT Lorraine Peace Recordings 1998

"Cathexis" Oh Hypnotic State Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1998

"T.H.C." Directly From Angels King of Vampires Cleopatra 1998

"Cathexis" In Search Of Sci Fi Cafe Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1997

"Cathexis" US Into the Mix Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1997

"T.H.C." Tetanus Toxin World Wide Underground Fifth Colvmn 1997

"T.H.C." Mind Over Matter Ultimate Drum n Bass Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1997

"T.H.C." Need To Destroy FCR Fifth Colvmn 1996

"Cathexis" Implant Hypnotic Sounds Hypnotic/ Cleopatra 1996

"Stereotaxic Device" Man Made God Subnation Vol. 1 Subnation/ Tess 1995

"T.H.C." Directly From Satan Sin-A-Matic Vol. 1 Svenhed 1994

"Stereotaxic Device" B.P.M. Electrogenetic KK/Roughtrade 1992

"Stereotaxic Device" Abolitionist Psycotechnics KXLU Braindrop 1991

"Stereotaxic Device" In Vitro Test Nirvana Compilation Aztlan/Pronto 1991

"Stereotaxic Device" Lostland Crack of A Belgium Whip KK/Cargo 1991

REMIXES/COLLABORATION >>

Artist Track/Title Label Year

"M.I.A." Sunshowers (Remix) Bootleg 2005

"Abby Travis" Of Eyes Remain (Remix) Unreleased 2000

"Fonda" We Fear Change (Remix) Unreleased 1999

"Information Society" On the Outside (Remix) Cleopatra 1999

"ASK Theater Projects" Playwright Composer Studio Unreleased 1998

TRIBUTES >>

Artist Track/Title/Artist Label Year

"Dr. Zaius" All Apologies Coctail Tribute to Nirvana Vitamin 2001

"In One Ear Out the Analog" Kid A/Ideoteque Tribute to Radiohead Vitamin 2001

"George Sarah" Me and My Friends Tribute to Red Hot Chillipeppers Vitamin 2000

"George Sarah/ T.H.C.' (2 songs) Mr.Self Destruct/ Something I Can Never Have
Tribute to Nine Inch Nails Vitamin 2000

'George Sarah/ T.H.C." (4 songs) Skin / The Power of Goodbye
Ray of Light / Justify My Love Tribute to Madonna Vitamin 2000

"George Sarah/ T.H.C." One of These Days / On The Run Tribute to Pink Floyd Vitamin 2000

"T.H.C." Magnificant Seven Tribute to the Clash CHM 1999

"Cracker G" Sucker MV / Your Blind Tribute to Run DMC Illstyle 1999

"T.H.C." Dancing Queen / Saturday Night Fetish Hypnotic / Cleopatra 1997

"T.H.C." 1963 Tribute to New Order Hypnotic / Cleopatra 1997

Set List

George Sarah performs his original compositions from a bank of synthesizers and drum machines alongside a trio of live strings, bridging the normally discrete musical worlds of electronic and classical. A regular on L.A. radio stations KCRW, Indie 1031, KPFK and KXLU, Sarah has performed live on leading alternative station Indie 1031, twice on Nic Harcourt's "Morning Becomes Eclectic," and made the number one position on KCRWs playlist. In November '98 George Sarah and his string trio played a two-week residency in Paris, France to consistently packed houses. He has also performed as tour bass guitarist for Death Ride 69 opening for My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult, and toured Europe and the U.S. with his previous project "THC". From 1988- 1992 was a member of the electronic band Stereotaxic Device. Sarah frequently performs in the L.A. area at venues such as Grand Performances, UCLA's Royce Hall, The Getty, LACMA, opening for artists such as Bebel Gilberto, Nikka Costa, Crystal Metho