Louis Garcia

Louis Garcia

Los Angeles Regional Editor
Louis, aka Ocean Roulette, is a twenty-three year old producer based in Los Angeles, California. His tastes center around hypnotic house and experimental indie with main influences being Boys Noize, Crystal Castles, and LCD Soundsystem. With a Bachelors of Arts in Music from Cal Poly Pomona, he is trying his hand at several roles in the industry including audio engineering, graphic design, and of course journalism. Louis is always open to hearing the latest in boundary pushing styles and welcomes any music for consideration on Daily Beat.

The Latest: 

It Was Never About The Bass House – An Interview With Fawks

We partied our way through Exchange LA up until finally meeting with an artist who has kept himself mysteriously under the radar over the past few years. Fawks was set to close...

Josh Jacobson Performs ‘Tethered’ In Live Video Series

One of our favorite up-and-comers in futuristic soul Josh Jacobson continues his production on his 'From The Roots' video series - a showcase of live performances that highlight...

Walker & Royce Release ‘Take Me To Your Leader’ + Announce New Album On Dirtybird

Walker & Royce are perhaps the fastest rising producers coming up from the Dirtybird stratosphere of the tech-house galaxy. To say that they are rising in popularity is...

Presenting The Dirtybird Campout 2017 Lineup With Mija, Desert Hearts, & More

What better way to kick-off our week then with a brand-spankin' new lineup from Claude and the boys for the official Dirtybird Campout of 2017. Dirtybird has been leading the way...

Sampha Presents a New Zine ‘Shy Light’

A few months following the release of his debut album, Process, in February 2017, Sampha has given us a sneak peek into yet another project. ‘Shy Light,’ a 32 page...

Nutty – Sex & Minimal Tech [ART DEPARTMENT RECORDS]

As an obsessive follower of tech-house I've came across the music of Art Department Records in several occasions of deep digging through Soundcloud. The collaborative imprint ran...

Sam F Releases Electric Soul EP On Dim Mak

Sam Fishman, also known as Sam F, feels like a house-hold name within Los Angeles's dance industry scene. With big bookings and big releases its safe to say that Sam has become...

CRSSD Fest Fall 2017 Announces Lineup Ft. Damian Lazarus & the Ancient Moons

When it comes to festivals in SoCal one particular event has continued to win us over year after year. Presented by FNGRS CRSSD, CRSSD Festival offers a luxurious type of...

Dirtybird Presents: Non Sense Tour Ft. Maximono & Wood Holly At Bar Ellipsis

This Thursday Bar Ellipsis will be hosting some recent favorites off Dirtybird Records as part of the Non Sense Tour from Maximono. [soundcloud...

An Evening With Franz Ferdinand In LA

For the first time in years Scotland’s finest, Franz Ferdinand, return to Los Angeles in the midst of a world tour. Following guitarist Nick McCarthy’s exit in 2016, the...

Splash Me Ousside – A Day Trip To Splash House 2017

Everyone that has been to Splash House says it is the best festival ever- so naturally we wanted to investigate to see if this was true. Could a small festival like this actually...

This Ain’t Bristol Takes Over Los Angeles With Style

Saturday night in the city of Los Angeles was met with a great amount of excitement for a house-head like me. While the techno-snobs were off getting freaky at Drumcode's Factory...

Bloodtone Is Back With ‘Illusions’

Bloodtone holds the thrown for creating a consistent amount of some of the most heaviest yet interesting bass-driven house music in the scene, and this week he's back with the...

Xavier White – A Wonder (prod. by Paul Couture)

New York based Xavier White represents New York City through his sleek and modern take on R&B, specifically in his latest track 'A Wonder'. [soundcloud...

Let’s Get Lost With Alina Baraz @ El Rey Theatre

Los Angeles based Alina Baraz is currently taking the country by storm with her Let’s Get Lost Tour, a celebration of her extremely successful Urban Flora EP as well as a taste...
Load More Posts
close