French cinematic-electro band, the heart of OLOWEX are film music composer HOLEG SPIES and electro producer YANNIS KAMARINOS.
Summer 2016, Holeg Spies and Yannis Kamarinos write the track « Discode » for the soundtrack of US thriller Selling Isobel awarded Best Indie at London Raindance in September 2016 and Best Director at San Diego in October 2017. The film got lots of attention : The Telegraph, The Mirror, The Sun, Elle, Variety
herefore, Holeg and Yannis launch OLOWEX and release « Discode » as a single in June 2017. Single officially supported by MOOG Inc.
Here’s a look at their music video for a soundtrack released last year
Discode is playlisted by French and Swiss national radios : Radio FIP, Radio FG and Couleur3 as well as the music-video on Clubbing TV :
- « Electronic master-piece» Soirées Electroniques
- « Vivid and disturbing » Vibration Clandestine
- « An anguish but mystical sound-world » Blank Title
Coming from the first wave of techno DJ’s in the early 90’s, headliner of the first official techno tour in India and used to huge tours in Japan, HOLEG SPIES is signed by the first French & Belgium DJ booking agency Out Soon alongside Jeff Mills. After 15 years of sonic explorations in the electronic scene, more than 40 releases worldwide notably on Universal Japan, a remix for 80’s iconic Anne Clark and his EP signed by Vitalic (Citizen Records), Holeg started to focus in 2007 on his film music duo
Savage & Spies. Following Savage & Spies original score for the cult horror movie The Human Centipede, Holeg’s contribution to Michael Bay’s Hitcher and Miike Takashi’s Ichi the Killer, he joined (2012) famous talent agency ICM Partners in Los Angeles. Therefore, he has scored more than 10 feature-length films such The Outsider with Oscar winner James Caan and more lately Selling Isobel. In 2017/201/ Holeg will be scoring two US thrillers: Hex by Rudolf Buitendach and Becoming by Omar Naïm starring Clair Holt and Toby Kebbel.
Prolific composer since 1995, YANNIS KAMARINOS has been acclaimed for many of his productions, notably his remixes for French pop-singer Mylène Farmer released on Polydor Universal, for legendary Giorgio Moroder’s The Chase Midnight Express (EMI) and for Charles Schillings on Pschent. Although Yannis regularly reaches the first place on Beatport House|Prog|Trance charts with his various projects: Even11, Kama & Mac Gregor et Jaia. Yannis performed in the most important clubs and festivals around the globe and thanks to his collaboration with Extreme Music (Sony ATV Music Publishing) he scored the USA commercial campaign for AT&T in 2008.
New album coming 2018.