BATUR SÖNMEZ is an experimental musician and audio-visual artist from Istanbul, Turkey.
Born in 1975, he started working in the field of experimental electronic music in 1998. His musical style spans the genres of industrial electronic music, noise-based experimental sounds, and improvisation.
Batur Sönmez heads several musical projects, including Analog Suicide, Noiseistanbul, Mindscan, Btr. Unit, Dadaloop, Radiophonik, and UHF. He also works on sound art, video art, multimedia and short films.
He was the guest of Ruptures, for an interview and exclusive live performance showcasing his two concerts in Beirut, organized by Acousmatik System.
Playlist: Analog Suicide / Throbbing Gristle / NON / Hafler Trio / SPK / Nurse With Wound / Suicide
Find out more: http://www.myspace.com/batursonmez