08.17.18 @ Tundra Dome Philadelphia, PA
08.25.18 @ Spleen Coffin Festival Baltimore, MD
Bio: Embarker is the solo sound project of audio visual artist Michael Roy Barker. Currently based out of Philadelphia, MRB has also resided along the East Coast in Baltimore and NYC. MRB uses a variety of electronics, modular synthesizer, homemade instruments and voice to create hyperkinetic sound collages and compositions that often providing a live sound track to found and interactive video. Embarker has toured throughout the United States, Europe and Japan and has released numerous recordings on a variety of formats. He currently plays in the electronics and drums duo “Hatchers”. MRB has also earned an (accidental) MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art’s Mount Royal School of Art.