Here we have the exclusive premiere of Floating Pyramids brand new mixtape, Skyscrapers. Floating Pyramids aka Chris Hamer-Smith has been producing music out of his home base in Sydney for over a decade. If he’s not making hip hop bangers for your favourite local rap artists, he’s slicing together catchy melodies and beats for dance floors across the globe.
Twice ARIA nominated for his work with reggae/hip hop outfit Astronomy Class, Chris has also received critical acclaim and a strong following for his solo work as Chasm, producing and remixing a plethora of artists from 360 to The Bamboos, Urthboy, Thundamentals, Elizabeth Rose and Ash Grunwald.
Under his house music alias Dr Don Don, Chris also became known internationally for his worldwide hit ‘King of the Stars’ and most recently his single ‘Mr Bump’ with Ministry of Sound signee Death Ray Shake.
“It’s the beginning of the project, I have two EP’s and a full length I’m working on right now too. Basically it’s an opportunity for me to branch out and make different style beats and get creative under a new alias… it gets me psyched”- Chris
Dr Don Don has received valuable support from big name DJ’s such as Atrak & Fatboy Slim.
Now in 2016 , Chris is ready to hit the music-loving masses again with a new project and a new sound , Floating Pyramids.
Utilising his detailed programming skills whilst also incorporating live instruments, Floating Pyramids is a melting pot of sounds, moving effortlessly from soulful, off kilter soundscapes to heavy club oriented jams. The new mixtape titled Skyscrapers is available for free download now by clicking on the player below.