- Free The Robots


Chris Alfaro is Free the Robots; the beat maker/ dj known forhis unique sound, hinting at jazz, blues, psych, electronic,and hip hop, while remaining un-genre-fiable. Usingeverything from dusty, obscure samples, mind-warpinganalog and digital synths, and live instruments, his dirtydrums and progressive melodies blend everything togetherinto sonically rich compositions. His ever-evolving,imaginative sound breaks free from any boundaries andflows away from robotic monotony: freeing the robots.Based out of Santa Ana, CA, Free T he Robots started as aside project by Alfaro in 2003, while also playing withdifferent bands, producing MC’s, and DJing full time. Havingworked with so many different styles of music, Free theRobots brought everything together under one roof, allowingfor further exploration in sound.As one of the pioneering artists to come out of LA’s beatmovement, continues to expand minds around the world withhis lineup of original recordings and energetic liveperformances, sharing stages with the likes of DJ Shadow,Prefuse 73, Flying Lotus, and Afrika Bambaataa.