Chris Holmes has been working at the intersection of music, technology, and culture for over two decades. Whether as a DJ, producer, composer, remixer, or brand consultant, he seeks to elevate how people experience music and the world around them through creative collaborations and solutions.
Chris spent the greater part of last 9 years touring the world with Sir Paul McCartney as his show-opening DJ, playing remixes of songs spanning McCartney's career. He has also toured djing with Radiohead and Daft Punk and played keyboards for the Smashing Pumpkins in the late 90s. In the studio, Chris has worked with Joshua Radin, Felix da Housecat, Rachael Yamagata, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Dawes, and Har Mar Superstar and remixed everyone from The Beatles to Radiohead, David Bowie, Britney Spears, Hole, Fischerspooner and FUN.
Active in the gaming world, he worked with Disney to develop a parallel remixing platform for their new Fantasia game and with Rockstar Games as both a composer and consultant on Red Dead Redemption and Grand Theft Auto V.
Chris has hosted and DJ'd events for Rolling Stone Magazine, NPR, The Black Keys, Atoms for Peace, Virgin Hotels, Daft Punk and Questlove of the Roots. He DJs every summer with LA's Cinespia, and helped to create the magical screening of the Breaking Bad finale at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
Due to his passion for future technologies, Chris is in demand as a consultant for various tech companies including Native Instruments, Marshmallow Laser Feast, Wolvesmouth, Sonos, Audeze, Shinola Audio and Novation/Focusrite.
Chris brings his love of art and technology to his community involvement as Co-Chair of the Voice Project, Music Director for the Art of Elysium, and adviser for the Sundance Institute's New Frontiers Program.
He lives in Los Angeles.