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David Helpling

David Helpling
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United States
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David Helpling pushed himself to learn guitar, experimenting with various effects and signal processors to create illusions with sound. Together with his passion for synthesizers and percussion, this guitar sound became centric to a complete vision that expresses sonic moods with a definite soundtrack feel.
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http://davidhelpling.com
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Releases on file (6)
Sverre Knut Johansen with Robert Rich — Precambrian Sverre Knut Johansen with Robert Rich — Precambrian
(Spotted Peccary SPM 3004, 2019, CD)
David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — Found David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — Found
(Spotted Peccary SPM-9074, 2013, CD)
David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — The Crossing David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — The Crossing
(Spotted Peccary SPM-9073, 2010, CD)
David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — Treasure David Helpling & Jon Jenkins — Treasure
(Spotted Peccary SPM-9071, 2007, CD)
David Helpling — Sleeping on the Edge of the World David Helpling — Sleeping on the Edge of the World
(Spotted Peccary SPM-0802, 1999, CD)
David Helpling — Between Green and Blue David Helpling — Between Green and Blue
(Spotted Peccary SPM-0801, 1996, CD)

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2020-02-18
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2020-01-21
Gong Announces UK Tour for 2020 – Having spent the last few years touring the world, including dates in Japan with psych legend Steve Hillage, multiple headline European tours and festivals, America’s Cruise to the Edge festival, a South America headline tour, and a headline performance at Tomorrow Festival in China, the band have won the hearts of both traditional and modern Gong fanbases. During this live journey, Gong has delved further into the truly psychedelic, exploratory, and mind-expanding side of the music. » Read more

2020-01-15
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2020-01-12
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2020-01-12
Michael Allison RIP – Michael Allison, who since 1997 has been recording as Darshan Ambient, passed away on January 9th after a long and brave battle with cancer. He has been at at the forefront of the new ambient/electronic music scene, with over eighteen releases to his credit. » Read more


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