Controller 7

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Controller 7
Birth name Tommy McMahon
Born San Jose, California
Origin Berkeley, California
Genres Alternative hip hop
Occupations Producer, DJ
Instruments Sampler, turntable
Years active 1999–present
Labels 6months, Bully Records, Wenod
Website controller7.bandcamp.com

Controller 7 (born Tommy McMahon) is an underground hip hop producer from San Jose, California.

History[edit]

Controller 7 released the debut album Left Handed Straw in 2000. It was reissued on 6months in 2001.[1]

He has produced and remixed tracks for Anticon artists such as Sole, Sage Francis and Themselves.[2]

The Bumps mixtape was released in 2005.[3][4]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

EPs[edit]

  • Expansions (2003)
  • Egg (2005)

Productions[edit]

Compilation appearances[edit]

  • "Heckles from the Peanut Gallery" on Giga Single (2001)
  • "Bunny Slippers" on Anticon Label Sampler: 1999-2004 (2004)
  • "Shades of a Former You" "Reactionnary" "I Tried to Speak, But Couldn't" "Bad Blue (Last Chance)" on Lunch Money Singles (2004)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Quinlan, Thomas (November 2000). "Controller 7 - Left Handed Straw". Exclaim!. 
  2. ^ Bertot, Sylvain (September 28, 2005). "Controller 7 - Interview" (in French). Pop News. 
  3. ^ Purdom, Clayton (July 20, 2005). "Controller 7: Bumps". Cokemachineglow. 
  4. ^ Miller, Derek (August 1, 2005). "Controller 7 - Bumps". Stylus Magazine. 

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