SoundTrack web extra: Hi-Alta

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Following the split of local electronic outfit Sonmi, two of that band’s members, Dave Mathes (drums, synths and production) and Nigel Gilmer (bass, synths and production) formed Hi-Alta. The duo describes its sound as “analog synths, bleeding-edge beats, found sounds, and live drum/bass goodness.”

Already, Hi-Alta has a set-worth of material and has begun to play live shows — they’ll perform at One Stop on Friday, Aug. 2 with Samuel Paradise and Splynter. Doors at 9 p.m., $5. Xpress will give away a pair of tickets to the show on Wednesday.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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