The Alacrity

The Alacrity

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"Mixing beautiful and plaintive (yet danceable) futurepop and EBM music with slower instrumental pieces, and even an almost IDM-ish track, The Alacrity is quite diverse with a cohesive style that is unique." -DJ I.Z., Plastic Sickness E-Zine

Biography

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"The Alacrity" is lead by Jason Alacrity who began making electronic music in the early nineties and has fronted such electronic industrial bands such as SLAVEONE and Willow Feverdream.

The debut solo album from Jason Alacrity entitled "the Times of Light & Iron" was released in 2008 on the underground label Shinto Records to critical acclaim.

Over the past ten years, Jason Alacrity has been released on various compilations and performed live all over the U.S. opening for such acts as Babyland, Trance to the Sun, Song of Zarathustra, The Crooked Cowboy and Freshwater Indians, Stromkern and most recently kicking off the "In Solvent See" tour for Skinny Puppy at the Glass House in Pomona CA.

The new album "SHAPESHIFTER" is due out early 2010 on Shinto Records and iTunes.

VARIOUS REVIEWS:

"...The Times of Light & Iron is a record to get your hands on and Jason Alacrity is an act to keep your eyes peeled for. This record shows great potential of a future superstar of the scene."
- John Galope, ReGen Magazine

"...this is an amazing solo debut. The Times of Light & Iron is a driving force from the aggressive beginning to the bitter end."
- OverThrow E-Zine

"...this is a promising new effort from Alacrity, varied enough to keep things interesting but held together by an aesthetic that ably mixes slick techno with brooding lyricism."
- Matthew Johnson, Grave Concerns E-Zine

"Mixing beautiful and plaintive (yet danceable) futurepop and EBM music with slower instrumental pieces, and even an almost IDM-ish track with "Red Country", the album is quite diverse with a cohesive style unique to JasonAlacrity"
-DJ I.Z., Plastic Sickness E-Zine

"Strange, hypnotic, compelling...JasonAlacrity's music is truly something different from anything else I have ever heard."
- MikG74, iTunes

Discography

The Times Of Light & Iron

Set List

Scorpion
Poison Test
my apologies
Divisadero
Winter Song
Adrenachrome
Ages