Adam Blake (musician)

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Adam Blake
Zoot Woman live.JPG
Adam Blake (centre) performing in 2009
Background information
Birth name Adam John Blake
Born (1976-01-25) 25 January 1976 (age 38)
Reading, England
Genres Electronic
Dance
Alternative
Pop
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, composer
Instruments Synthesizer, drums, bass, guitar
Years active 1996–present
Labels ZWR
Associated acts Zoot Woman, Paper Faces, Sloop John Barillo, Mad March Hare
Website zootwoman.com

Adam Blake (born Adam John Blake, 25 January 1976, Reading, Berkshire, England) is an English musician and songwriter, best known as founder member, producer and drummer of the electronic music band Zoot Woman.[1] He produces remixes under the aliases Paper Faces (with Stuart Price), Sloop John Barillo, and Mad March Hare. Paper Faces have reworked tracks for Zoot Woman as well as other established recording artists such as Madonna, Scissor Sisters, Armand Van Helden, Chromeo and Frankmusik. In an interview with Universal Audio, he discusses recording techniques.[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles and EPs[edit]

  • 2010 – "More Than Ever"
  • 2009 – "Memory"
  • 2009 – "Just a Friend of Mine"
  • 2009 – "We Won't Break (redone)"
  • 2009 – "Saturation"
  • 2008 – "Live in My Head"
  • 2007 – "We Won't Break"
  • 2004 – "Taken It All"
  • 2003 – "Grey Day"
  • 2003 – "Gem"
  • 2001 – "Living in a Magazine"
  • 2001 – "You & I"
  • 2000 – "It's Automatic"
  • 1997 – "Chasing Cities"
  • 1996 – "Sweet to the Wind"

Remixography[edit]

Year Artist Song Length
1999 Akasha feat. Maxi Jazz "Maximum Karma" (Sloop John Barillo Remix) 4:29
2000 Leroy Hanghofer "Pin" (Jacques Lu Cont and Sloop John Barillo Mix) 6:21
2001 Zoot Woman "It's Automatic" (Paper Faces Mix) 5:54
2001 Zoot Woman "Living in a Magazine" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:15
2002 Themroc "Gold Is Your Metal" (Paper Faces Mix)
2003 Zoot Woman "Grey Day" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:11
2003 Zoot Woman "Gem" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:47
2003 Scissor Sisters "Comfortably Numb" (Paper Faces Mix) 8:25
2004 Scissor Sisters "Laura" (Paper Faces Remix) 7:49
2005 Scissor Sisters "Filthy/Gorgeous" (Paper Faces Full Length Mix) 8:53
2005 Scissor Sisters "Filthy/Gorgeous" (Paper Faces Vocal Edit) 4:33
2005 Chromeo "Needy Girl" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:17
2005 Felix da Housecat "Ready 2 Wear" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:31
2006 Scissor Sisters "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" (Paper Faces Mix) 6:35
2006 Madonna "Let It Will Be" (Paper Faces Vocal Edit) 5:24
2006 Madonna "Let It Will Be" (Paper Faces Mix) 7:28
2006 Armand Van Helden "Sugar" (Paper Faces Dub) 6:36
2006 Armand Van Helden "Sugar" (Paper Faces Remix) 6:37
2008 Frankmusik "3 Little Words" (Paper Faces Remix) 7:16
2009 Felix da Housecat "We All Wanna Be Prince" (Paper Faces Remix) 6:39
2012 Phoebe Killdeer and the Short Straws "Scholar" (Mad March Hare Remix) 3:27

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kellman, Andy. "Biography: Zoot Woman". Allmusic. Retrieved 1 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "Universal Audio Producer's Corner: Zoot Woman's Adam Blake". Universal Audio. Archived from the original on 28 June 2010. Retrieved 24 June 2010. 

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