BRAINCELL – Ralph K. Freund
Having started in 1994 as a producer and DJ, Ralph founded the project RASTALIENS together with his friend Jay. In 2003 they released the album «Xplore The Wild Side» on BooM! Records. At the same time he moved to Switzerland with his wife and decided to start his own project called BRAINCELL. His first album «Universal Language» was released in 2005, which was followed by an impressive string of releases on various compilations and major labels. Two years after his debut, his second album «Transformation of Reality» came out. The last Rastaliens album «Back on Earth» was released in 2007. One year afterwards, Braincell’s third album «Frequency Evolution» was released on Glowing Flame Records and in 2010 his fourth album «Intelligent Being» came out on Free Spirit Records. These cd’s were followed by several releases on various compilations. The 5th album was released back on‚ BooM! Records‘ and the 6th album «Connecting Multiverses» was released on‚ Blue Hour Sounds in February 2017.
Ralph is currently working on loads of fresh Braincell material for release on Nano Records.
Since 2007 Ralph has also been producing tracks by the project name SOLAR SPECTRUM, which represents the more progressive side of his creativity. Solar Spectrum’s debut album was released in 2009 and his second album «(R)Evolution of Consciousness» was released two years afterwards. The Reunion EP was released on BooM! Records in 2013 together with his 3rd album «Source Energy Creations» (re-released on Ovnimoon Rec.) and 4th album «Droplets from the matrix» (Ovnimoon Rec.) followed by several releases on various VAs and Labels. The 5th album «Divine Energy» was released on Furthur Progressions Rec in December 2016.
In 2013 it was time for an Ambient/Chill/Downbeat project which was realised under the name UNKNOWN REALITY. Releases are available on unknownreality.bandcamp.com and the 2nd full length album is on the way as well.
To date Ralph have been playing on every major continent; in countries like: USA, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, all over Europe, India, Bali, Thailand etc. and received much praise for his energetic and emotional live shows, DJ sets and production skills.Last but not least he is part of several collaborations with other artists from the international psy trance scene like DRIFTSETTERS (with Maluns) and MELTING POINT (with Earthspace).