Oriole is one of the most legendary and well-known beatmakers in Latvia, one of the pioneers of the “Dirty Deal Audio” collective; nominated several times for the Latvian Music Award (Golden Microphone) as the author of the best electronic music album. Oriole has represented Latvia in several festivals outside Latvia – in Norway, Finland, Estonia and Lithuania. He has released 10 solo albums, together with ansis he recorded “Himnas”, together with Kashuks – “Orka EP” and together with Hunn – “AM I TOO LATE?!”.
His list of inspirations include music, space, nature, art, architecture, design, good movies, good books and conversations; these impressions have helped him conjure up the music than we can enjoy today, be it sample-based or made from scratch