We recently sat down with her to discuss more details about this important milestone. Electronic Groove: Hey Tara, thanks for taking the time to speak with us today. On reflection, what key moments would you pick out as being pivotal? Tara Brooks: Happy to re-connect, thank you! Musically, it was a great year of releases; Kindisch , Akbal , Exotic Refreshment , and is starting off with a bang, with releases on Bedrock , Get Physical , and Kattermukke thus far… :. EG: How did your childhood experiences develop your interest in music? Tara Brooks: My whole family shares a deep passion for music: mom sings and plays piano, dad sings and plays guitar and my sis and I always sang together.
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One that triggers happiness, love and an uplifting mood, yet is soulful, edgy and dark. The North American scene has had a massive resurgence, and Tara Brooks has cemented her place at the forefront. Her career started like many, collecting and lugging around vinyl, going to events and being a part of the movement in Los Angeles. It was these seminal moments, as well as being a resident at the now infamous Desert Hearts festival that gave Tara the experience necessary to have the fundamental skill sets needed for her career as a touring DJ. Tara started her production path with friends, over the years her hard work, experimentation and risk taking created her now trade mark sound. The release has received critical acclaim, resulting in interviews, reviews, and high placement in the Beatport top
Tara Brooks: “The magic doesn’t happen until you truly believe in yourself and your taste in music”
With a steady flow of original productions and remixes appearing on the likes of Akbal, Kindisch, Balance Series and Exotic Refreshment, and with more surprises waiting in the wings to be unveiled soon, the future is most definitely filled with light. So we thought this a perfect time to dig a little deeper and ask Tara to share her top studio tips…. There are so many ways to create and express yourself. For example, I use and love Logic.