Red Light Management

Artist Bio

A sleeping giant of the electronic music world, Douglas Appling – more commonly known as Emancipator – has quietly established himself as a mainstay in the electronic music scene since the release of his debut album, Soon It Will Be Cold Enough in 2006. Classically-trained as a violinist from an early age, Appling’s organic approach to electronic music production draws inspiration from a wide range of international cultures and musical genres, culminating in a refreshingly authentic brand of electronic music that has infiltrated global consciousness.

It’s been a busy year having released Live In Athens in June, and Dusk to Dawn Remixes – a remix album featuring massively-popular contributions from the likes of ODESZA, Little People, Eliot Lipp, and more – in July, 2015 and now his first full length album in three years, Seven Seas. Seven Seas is the product of over two years of work, collaborations, experiences, and live performances all culminating in a cohesive collection of songs that solidifies that Emancipator is only getting better with age.

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Agency (N. America)

Tour Dates

Jan 01 2019
Belly Up
Aspen, CO
Jan 04 2019
Sheridan Opera House
Telluride, CO
Jan 08 2019
10 Mile Music Hall
Frisco, CO
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Jan 09 2019
10 Mile Music Hall (opening Fall 2018)
Frisco, CO
Jan 11 2019
The Urban Lounge
Salt Lake City, UT
Jan 12 2019
Pink Garter Theatre
Jackson Hole, WY
Jun 20 2019
Sonic Bloom @ Hummingbird Ranch
Rye, CO