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Artist
Burns
   
Number of songs: 1 | Total weeks on charts: 9
Appearing in a total number of: 4 charts | Total period running: 39 days
Biography
B U R N S was born in Glasgow on Halloween in 1985. His mother was an artist and painter. His father was a professional heavyweight boxer. Growing up, watching both parents work made a deep impression on BURNS and combined to give him an appreciation of both beauty and power, a combination that comes through in his own work, in his love of melody and of sonic impact.

B U R N S began making music at age twelve, playing guitar and keyboards before discovering sampling as a teenager. Again his parents diverse tastes served him well. BURNS inherited musical interests evolved as he became aware of the French electronic producers of the mid- nineties with the emergence of labels such as Crydamoure, Vulure and Roule and artists like Daft Punk, Cassius and Le Knight Club revolutionising the music scene. As he listened, BURNS consciously studied the records becoming determined to lift his own production skills.

Fast forward to 2000 and at the age of 15 BURNS had started producing his own tracks. Combining sound hardware from the seventies and eighties with modern music software and samples, B U R N S started to produce hundreds of demos, experimenting as he began to define his signature sound. Now, at 23, BURNS is working on his debut album and has a whole series of releases planned for 2009.

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Burns in the news
Alt Rock/Pop Punk Trio City Of The Weak Release Politically Charged Single "United Hate Division" (27/04/2021) Verve/UMe's Audiophile Vinyl Reissue Series Acoustic Sounds Celebrates Impulse! Records 60th Anniversary With Definitive Pressings Of Some Of The Label's Best-Known Jazz Albums (27/04/2021)
Inkcarceration Music & Tattoo Festival: Slipknot, Rob Zombie, Mudvayne (First Reunion Show) & More, Sept. 10-12 At Historic Ohio State Reformatory, With More Than 75 Tattoo Artists (21/04/2021) The Black Keys Release "Crawling Kingsnake" Video From 'Delta Kream' (19/04/2021)
The Black Keys Celebrate Mississippi Hill Country Blues With New Album "Delta Kream," May 14 (16/04/2021) Single Lock Records Announces Collaborative 7' Single Uniting The Blind Boys Of Alabama With Bela Fleck For Record Store Day 2021 (13/04/2021)
It's 'Your Move...' Say Chicago-Based Rockers Bluefront In New Single 'High Time' (13/04/2021) Rhiannon Giddens + Francesco Turrisi Release New Album They're Calling Me Home, Out Now! (10/04/2021)
Silver Talon Unveil 'As The World Burns' Music Video (12/03/2021) Rhiannon Giddens Releases "Waterbound" From New Album 'They're Calling Me Home' (04/03/2021)



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