Illuminertia releases its New Album “Activation Station” and Keyframe wraps up 2017 with several Notable Achievements

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Illuminertia and Keyframe also announce several upcoming events and projects in 2018.

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Keyframe is honored to be working with Illuminertia, and ‘Amplify Her’ community film screenings worldwide. Our next venture in 2018 will be immersive experiences in VR. - Julian Reyes, CEO of Keyframe-Entertainment

Illuminertia has announced the release of their new album, “Activation Station”. Illuminertia is an umbrella for music releases and audio visual collaborations created by Eric “Modean” Mantras (DJ Mantras), who has been a resident DJ for Ecstatic Dance events in the Bay Area, CA. For two years, he performed at the monthly Zodiac events held at Guava in Emeryville, CA. The musical genre encompasses global bass music layered with soothing, hypnotic melodies. Illuminertia merges multiple musical genres, some tribal and rooted in festival culture and healing sensibility, and some that includes Hip-Hop and rap overtones. These influences can be heard in the new 15-track album, which feature collaborations with Cliff Tishman (aka Emani), French horn player Marc Gelfo, Fllow, and audio by Terence McKenna.

DJ Mantras is also working on an array of upcoming projects, including: filming and animating the Alive and Awake music video entitled I Love Nature by Aaron Ableman. It’s a movement out of the East Bay designed to inspire the youth and adults to understand the importance of living in harmony with the nature around us. An extension of the project is a broadcast television series coming out in early 2018, teaching the youth about the importance of preservation and sustainability. Another upcoming project is the “Sound of Tao,” a meditation album for the healing arts produced by Illuminertia & Emani, which has already met with high acclaim by the Taoist Temple in Oakland, CA. Illuminertia is also currently booking for the Activation Station tour coming up this spring, which will feature live musicians, dancers, and other audio visual elements. To purchase the Illuminertia “Activation Station” album, go to: https://illuminertia.bandcamp.com/album/activation-station.

A supporter of Illuminertia, Keyframe is also announcing upcoming events and new projects.

“Keyframe is honored to be working with Illuminertia, and ‘Amplify Her’ community film screenings worldwide. Our next venture in 2018 will be immersive experiences in VR,” says Julian Reyes, CEO of Keyframe-Entertainment.

On January 18th, 2018, Keyframe and Public Works will be hosting “The American Jungle” San Francisco Film Screening & After Party. Directed by Joshua “Phenetic” Freeman and Jeremy “Onket” Ballard, “The American Jungle” music documentary studies the roots of Drum & Bass and Jungle, as well as their influences on Electronic Music in North America. “The American Jungle” will explore the past 20 years of Drum & Bass music, its present and future, featuring artists such as DJ Hype, Dieselboy, Aphrodite, DB & Dara, Andy C, AK1200, and many more. Keyframe is supporting the film as Associate Producer. In early 2017, the film screened in Chicago, Denver, New York, and LA. Following the film screening at Public Works, the after party will feature dela Moontribe, Jamal, Kuze and Shadow Spirit, with visuals by FieldFXVisuals, and Deco by Props2C. Purchase film tickets here: https://www.ticketfly.com/event/1585717-keyframe-american-jungle-sf-san-francisco/.

Keyframe will also release remixes of Malian Lahey’s music. An Indonesian-American songstress, Malian Lahey translates as “Jasmine Flower Peace” in Chinese and “Healing Warrior” in Gaelic. Embracing her diasporic roots, Malian creates music to celebrate and preserve indigenous cultures that have persisted in spite of colonialism. Malian is also the creator of the Hawaii-based event, Mauli Ola Festival. Mauli Ola Festival will be returning to Pahala, Hawaii on February 2-3rd, 2018. The conscious community gathering will feature vendors, art, and music by Mike Love, Youssoupha Sidibe, Mishka, and more. There will also be a screening of “Amplify Her”, and showcase of the Reinhabiting the Village book. For Mauli Ola tickets, go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mauli-ola-festival-tickets-38855781689.

As Executive Producer, Keyframe will also be releasing Fifer Garbesi’s “Con Te Damanhur,” a Virtual 360° experience of Damanhur, the “laboratory of the future for humankind.” This project offers a rare opportunity to glimpse into this ecovillage and spiritual community situated in the Piedmont region of northern Italy.

Keyframe is wrapping up the year with an array of achievements. Keyframe sponsored the “Amplify Her” San Francisco Purple Carpet Premiere event. “Amplify Her” is a documentary film, graphic novel and animated motion comic series exploring the rise of female artists in the Electronic Music scene.

Executive Produced by Keyframe, “ReInhabiting the Village” also made great strides this year. The project was featured at the large-scale Oregon Eclipse event, and is now used in a US university program, in one of the top 10 Capstone Programs in the country. Most recently, the project was featured in Conscious Community Magazine.

"ReInhabiting the Village: Co-Creating our Future" is a multimedia book and online community hub project co-created by an alliance of visionary partners contributing knowledge to foster thriving projects, organizations, and communities. Rooted in holistic living principles, this project offers an inspiring roadmap and blueprint for building a legacy for our future through the shared development of social technology tools, innovative templates, models, resources and information that are useful to communities everywhere.

To learn more and purchase merchandise, go to: http://keyframe-entertainment.com/culture-art/reinhabitingthevillage/.

About Keyframe-Entertainment:
Keyframe-Entertainment is the Executive Producer of “ReInhabiting the Village,” “The Bloom Series” Episode 3, and “Electronic Awakening,” as well as the Associate Producer of The Polish Ambassador’s Permaculture Action Tour film, and the upcoming dance music film, “The American Jungle."

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