vapor eyes

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Artist biography

Vapor Eyes. Chicago. Beats/Rhymes/Life.

Vapor’s positive vibrations have been resonating towards the people, opening minds and expanding horizons since the project’s inception in 2007. Known for both his live performances and beat sets, Vapor Eyes takes his listeners on a fascinating musical journey through beat based sounds. The multi-faceted producer has a body of music that breathes hip-hop and weaves its way into electronic, footwork and downtempo territories.

Hailing from Chicago, but having roots firmly planted in the realm of the spirit, Vapor Eyes traverses the different dimensions of urban and electronic soundscapes whenever he hits the studio, stage or booth. Verano Tempura, his second full-length album this year, was released in July 2015 through Young Heavy Souls showcasing a hip-hop and footwork inspired sound. Vapor is also a member of Push Beats, Chicago’s premier beat scene producer & DJ collective, who are host to a weekly party at Rodan every Monday nite and other various events around the city. Keep watch as Vapor continues to defy boundaries and trends while persisting to make moves in his own way.

Vapor Eyes has shared stages with Big Gigantic, Beats Antique, Bonobo, EOTO, Lyrics Born, Mr. Carmack, XXYYXX, Digable Planets, Teklife, Keys & Krates, Elaquent, Knxwledge, Teebs, Lynx, Psalm One, Laetitia Sadier of Stereolab, DJ Yoda, Spankalicious, Does It Offend You Yeah?, Groundislava, Blueprint, Ill.Gates and many others. Festival performances around the Midwest have included North Coast Music Festival, Summer Camp Music Festival, Jammin’ On The Wolf, West Fest, IfdaKamp, Whippersnap Music Festival and The PeaceFest Campout.