'The River' available now at Amazon.com!
Hylantown is Leo Hylan a Composer/VJ/and DJ from the Baltimore area. The name comes from a play on Leo's last name an and the infamous Baltimore neighborhood- "Highlandtown". Hylantown's music ranges from ambient to techno, from pure electronica to electro-acoustic. Coherence in these styles is maintained through an emphasis on melodic tones. Influences include- Boards of Canada, NIN, Orbital, Underworld, and Brian Eno. The Video Perofmance is based more on the work of the Abstract Expressionists including Mark Rothko, Gerhard Richter, and Jackson Pollock. Hylantown is a member of Time Travelers Never Die and The Nexwork in the Baltimore area. Leo Hylan has a B.F.A. in New Media from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and has been a performing and visual artist; as well as, arts educator in the Maryland area for many years.