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Jul 9, 2014


CLEAR is scene 02 / track 02 (of seven tracks/scenes) from my upcoming album and film project OPENING, out September 2, 2014.

You can pre-order the full album from Ghostly International here.

Here are the credits for the music and images. So grateful for the friends that contributed their energy with me in this piece-

Directed, Edited and Color by Christopher Willits. Shot by Christopher Willits and Andrew Binkley. Music composed, performed and produced by Christopher Willits with Scott Hansen on keys and Rory O'connor drums. Mixed and mastered by Christopher Willits and Ryan Kleeman. Single cover art by Alingo Loh and Christopher Willits.


Jul 8, 2014

DJ Set at Boiler Room SF

Here's my DJ Set from Boiler Room, warming up the space for Tycho. 
Soon I'll be touring my live set w/ Moog guitar, visuals, voice, but this gives you an idea of what I might be playing live. Soundcloud set is here.


Jun 21, 2013

CREATE 02 in Japanese - Ableton Push

A couple friends helped me translate the latest CREATE episode into Japanese. Hopefully a few more people can find this info helpful in their own music.
Please share with your Japanese friends.

CREATE は Christopher Willits の制作プロセスにて用いられるツールや技術やアイデアを探ります。 による動画シリーズです。CREATE 02 では、WillitsはAbleton社のプッシュが提案する新しい音階のインターフェースを追求します。

Subtitles: Atsuko Ishii, Tomoko Ishii, and editing by Alingo Loh.
Video editing: Kahley Avalon Emerson
Music/sound: Christopher Willits


Apr 24, 2013

CREATE 02 - Ableton Push + Harmonic Triangles

CREATE is an video series that covers the tools, techniques and ideas of Christopher Willits' creative process. In this 2nd episode Willits shows us the melodic interface of Ableton's new instrument, Push. The video can be seen here on Youtube.

CommentsCategories Tutorial Video Tags Push Ableton Tutorial Video CREATE YouTube Overlap

Aug 29, 2012

CREATE 01 - Willits + Sakamoto - Ancient Future

Christopher Willits begins a new video series with Overlap called CREATE, focused on the the creative process behind his music and art, as well as other Overlap artists. The first episode takes us behind the scenes of Willits + Sakamoto's new album "Ancient Future" and it's conclusive track "Completion". "Ancient Future" is now available on CD, vinyl and high-quality digital -

CREATE was featured by XLR8R here.

CommentsCategories Collaboration Release Video Willits Sakamoto Tags video sakamoto CREATE Ancient Future

May 18, 2011

Flowers Into Stardust - Live at YCAM - Japan

Very happy to share- Live performance of Flowers Into Stardust from Yamaguchi Japan at YCAM, in a performance November 13, 2010 with Carsten Nicolai and Ryoji Ikeda.

This was a beautiful experience. 300 ppl sitting together, amazing sound system vibrating all of us.