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Zan Lyons is a violinist, electronic composer and filmmaker. He is a second-generation Trinidadian of Asian and African descent.Read More...
Zan began making music as a teenger with a handful of releases on Foundry records and Moshi Moshi as well as remixes for Super Furry Animals and Panic DHH.
Zan is an accomplished film-maker and has had films at the Cannes, Raindance and Onedotzero film festivals
Zan is best know for his uncompromising live shows where he fuses live viola looping with frenetic distorted beats and real-time remixing of his own films.
He has remixed Ridley Scotts Blade Runner in it's entirety, replacing the entire soundtrack with his own and re-editing scenes - often adding his own film work
Alec Empire was an early champion of Zan's work, with Zan playing in Empire's live band the Hellish Vortex.