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Curriculum Vitae
Bill Baird
blondebill@gmail.com

Musician, Composer, and Creative Technologist based in Oakland, CA.  Recent press mentions include NPR, Billboard, The Guardian, The Creator’s Project, It’s Nice That, The New York Times, BBC6, and MTV.  2015's 'Earth into Aether' was named Rough Trade's album of the month.  He has released music through Dangerbird, Super Deluxe, Capitol, Parlophone, St Ives / Secretly Canadian, Moon Glyph, Curly Cassettes, and through his own label, EBB.   His music has been licensed to Netflix, HBO, Showtime, WB, and many films.

Projects
Lightlines, Multi-media Installation, Waller Creekshow, 2019.
Double Exposure VR, Dangerbird Records, 2019.
Audio Consultant, Super Deluxe, 2018.
Skywave, Luminaria Festival, 2017.
Pray For Rain, Immersive Lab, Gray Area SF, 2017.
The Shift, Twin Alchemy Theater Multimedia Installation, 2016.
It’s Not A Bubble, Soundwaves Festival, Fort Mason Center for the Arts, 2016.
The Living Room, Museum of Human Achievement, 2015.
“Wave Study,” World ElectroAcoustic Listening Forum (CSUF), 2014.
Nada Brahma, Deep Listening Conference Presentation, RPI, 2014.
“A Night With Bill Baird: Film and Music,” Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 2010.
“Clouds Made of Concrete: Music and Film,” Ballroom Marfa, 2006.


Education
M.F.A, Mills College, Electronic Music / Recorded Media, 2014.
Recipient of Frog Peak Collective Experimental Music Prize.

B.A., University of Texas at Austin, Plan II Honors, 2000.
Recipient of Dedman Scholarship, University Honors Scholarship.


Quotes
"Psych-pop master craftsman" -- Spin Magazine
"modern psychedelia at its finest" - Exclaim
"One of the last of the living rock n roll geniuses" - Tiny Mix Tapes