sound design, composition, synthesis, live pa artist, sound & studio technician.

Mike Schmidt is an electronic music composer and live performing artist known for creating improvisational rhythmic noise/music with an array of synthesizers, drum machines and effects hardware. Influenced by a plethora of musical styles ranging from minimal/ambient drone to extreme harsh noise and grindcore, he has performed at clubs/parties/festivals across Canada, the U.S. and Europe - primarily under the moniker: noCore.

Gear highlights

  • Macbook Pro
  • MOTU Ultralite
  • Dynaudio BM5a
  • JBL 4312
  • Bitstream 3X
  • Novation Launchpad
  • DSI Prophet 08
  • Nord Lead 2
  • Roland SH09
  • BassStation
  • Sherman Filterbank
  • Akai MFC42
  • Ensoniq DP/4
  • DBX 163x
  • Ableton Live
  • Reaktor
  • Reaper
  • TwistedTools S-Layer

Genres I specialize in

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