N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D, the boundary-pushing producer and vocalist hailing from Northern New England, sets the music world ablaze with his highly anticipated second studio EP, “Healing Spells.” A visionary in his craft, N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D‘s musical journey began in 2020 as the producer of industrial punk duo Disc.Rot, alongside vocalist Lenard the Rat. Since then, he has captivated audiences with his experimental soundscapes and thought-provoking compositions.
In November of 2020, N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D, alongside Lenard the Rat, released the single “Friends,” collaborating with esteemed mixing engineer Scott Mullin, known for his work in the Vermont hardcore scene. The same year, N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D played an instrumental role in the founding of the ‘Pain Management Group,’ a record label and experimental art collective based in Burlington, Vermont. Continuously pushing boundaries, Scott Mullin has contributed to every studio release as a sound engineer for PMG, solidifying his position as a sonic visionary.
Building on his successes, N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D released the debut full-length album “I” with Disc.Rot in 2021 on Pain Management, followed by a collaboration with rapper ‘DIE the Monk’ titled ‘BRACELET‘ in March of 2022. The release of his debut solo EP, ‘Tying the Loose Ends into a New Rope,’ in May 2022 showcased N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D‘s vocal talents and marked a significant milestone in his artistic evolution.
In July 2022, N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D founded “Emerald Slime Garden,” a subdivision of the PMG record label, which has released multiple underground projects from PMG members and associated musicians. Notable releases include the collaboration with Lenard the Rat titled ‘Swantonomo Bay,’ dedicated to Swanton, Vermont, and the beat-tape ‘Space Cruise 405.’ The latest addition to N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D‘s discography is the Demo-style EP ‘Clippers Mix,’ showcasing a radical departure in sound and message.
“Healing Spells,” the highly anticipated second studio EP by N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D, was released on June 9th, 2023, via the Pain Management Group. Drawing inspiration from a diverse range of influences such as electronic, noise music, world, punk, and hip-hop, “Healing Spells” presents a unique and enthralling sonic experience that defies categorization.
Lyrically, “Healing Spells” delves into the complex emotions surrounding a traumatic breakup, aiming to purge unwanted feelings and find the positive aspects of the experience. It serves as a profound evaluation of colliding lifestyles and habits, offering an honest exploration of personal growth and healing.
As N.O.I.S.E.W.I.Z.A.R.D continues to push the boundaries of experimental music, “Healing Spells” stands as a testament to his artistic evolution and unwavering commitment to creating thought-provoking and captivating compositions.