I am very proud to remix my friend Colin’s AKA Slighter newest release available on System Recordings. The original is brooding piece of electronic music that yet filled with hope. I wanted to go for a chilled out vibe with a almost dubstep like tempo. I am very happy with the results. The release is now available on Beatport, iTunes and other online retailers. Take a listen below to the Reef Project remix. Hope you enjoy.


Reef Project - Aquaculture

Released today is the fifth Reef Project album, entitled “Aquaculture” on System Recordings. I always wanted to create an entirely beatless ambient release. When I started getting into ambient music in the early 90’s, I always found myself drawn to albums like Brian Eno’s – “Music For Airports” and works from Robert Rich and Steve Roach. I found myself loving how this style of music can be so relaxing at one moment and cause such tension in another. When I started producing under Reef Project in the early 2000’s I always included ambient pieces in all of my work, but it was always interlaced with various forms of IDM styled tracks and downtempo.

I have had the idea to do a completely ambient album for a time now and started working on it in the beginning of 2011. Then it was put on pause as I focused on other things but I came back to it early this year and the music just flowed. This release was originally supposed to be just a 4 to 5 track EP, but it quickly grew as I kept writing. In 2 months I finished up 8 tracks that now compose, “Aquaculture”.

These tracks are very personal to me. They are the sounds of my waking dreams and they are soundtracks I listen to as I put my head down to sleep. I hope this album finds a home in your ears as well. Please take the time to slow down, put this album on and just breathe. I hope you enjoy it.

You can purchase it on iTunes for a very low price. Click the link below for more info.

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New Compilation now available on Looq Records

April 12, 2012

Reef Project has 2 tracks that are on a new compilation from Looq Records. This new compilation called “From There to Here” gathers the more relaxed tracks to come out on the label into one massively chilled out album. It is a honor to again be featured on such an outstanding label.  Take a listen [...]

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Reef Project track featured on NBC’s SMASH

March 15, 2012

One of Thee-O’s Reef Project tracks has been selected to be placed in NBC’s new hit show, “SMASH”. On the episode that aired on 03/5/2012, his song, “Cero” was featured in a restaurant scene as the background music. This is the first (but hopefully not the last) TV placement for one of his tracks. You [...]

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Official Adrift Video!

January 12, 2012

I am very proud to show off the first official video of any Reef Project track. The title track from the Adrift album has a stunning video highlighting the vocals of Erin Powers. This video coincides with the release of the Adrift remixes that recently came out on System Recordings. Please take a few minutes [...]

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Adrift Remix EP – Out Now On System Recordings

October 11, 2011

One of my favorite tracks to produce on the last Reef Project album was the the title song, Adrift. The track came about very naturally. I was pretty pleased with the song as a instrumental and was planning on it being just that. Then when Erin Powers came in to the studio to work on [...]

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System Recordings Celebrates 10 Years of Chill Out!

October 11, 2011

It is quite an honor for System Recordings to include a Reef Project track on their “10 Years of Chill” compilation. The track they chose to use is the chilled out house track called “Wind, Water, Wishes…”, that feature the lovely vocals of Erin Powers. This track originally came out on the “Hydro Dynamic” album. [...]

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“Adrift” reviewed on Igloo Magazine

February 11, 2011

Working on Adrift took a lot out of me, but I was so happy with the final results. It is nice to know that people seem to enjoy it. Getting tracks played on XM / Sirius and also on KCRW meant a lot to me. In fact it gets me ready to start work on [...]

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“Adrift” – Out Now on System Recordings.

November 15, 2010

Released today is the fourth Reef Project album, entitled “Adrift” on System Recordings. Making this album has been a labor of love for me for almost a year. There is a loose theme to this album and it is pointed out to you in the title of the album. There are themes of being lost [...]

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Deep Waters EP – Out Now On Looq Records

October 21, 2010

Out today is the release of the second EP of Reef Project tracks on Looq Records. This time we got 6 tracks of ambient and experimental electronica. For this EP I even wrote a new song along with some remastered older tracks. The new track is called “Java Barb” and reflects what I am currently [...]

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