-Matteah Baim was born and raised in Milwaukee,WI.
-After spending her teen years at goth dance nights
and bouncing off the walls of venues, she headed
to the San Francisco Art Institute to study painting
-Upon graduating, Baim decided to complete the
continental criss-cross and moved to New York.
-There, she co-wrote and recorded the song,
Dragon Flys, with Devendra Banhart for his album,
-At the same time, Sierra Casady and Baim formed
Metallic Falcons, a “soft metal” band.
-Their album, Desert Doughnuts, was released
through Touch and Go Records.
-Baim went on to record her first solo album
Death of the Sun, for Revolver USA.
-Mojo Magazine described it as “an intense, moving
communiqué from the edge.”
-Laughing Boy followed soon after.
-For her 2014 album, Falling Theater, Baim worked with
arranger Maxim Moston and members of the NY Phil,
MGMT, The Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem,
Au Revoir Simone, and Antony and the Johnsons
to create a symphonic and rich atmospheric sound.
-Having “a romantic sense of fading opulence,” it
was named as one of Pitchfork’s Contributors’ Top 10s.
-Today, Baim continues to work in the mad world of
music, as well as in sound editing, mixing, and
composing for a variety of multi-media projects.
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