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September 16, 2015

The first time a concertgoer witnesses San Diego musician Tristan Shone loading his gear onto a stage is an awe-inspiring moment.

August 17, 2015

One-man industrial doom metal project Author & Punisher will be teaming up with Portland drone doom duo Muscle and Marrow for a lengthy North American tour that starts next month in Los Angeles

July 01, 2015

Now, we've got his first epic for Housecore Records. It's a fascinating backdrop for this darkened, chugging yet catchy opus.

June 22, 2015

Reading 'The Art of Noise' now feels like Russolo was writing to and about Tristan Shone, a mechanical engineer who, operating under the Author & Punisher moniker for the past ten years, builds

June 19, 2015

Not since Nine Inch Nails shook up the world with 'Pretty Hate Machine' has an artist been as sonically and cinematically groundbreaking as Author & Punisher is on 'Melk En Honing.' The sixth al

April 20, 2015

He creates systems to translate his body motions into something a computer can use to create sound.

January 22, 2015

Workshop participants helped Abramović create a new audio work—a collaboration with science-fiction writer Kim Stanley Robinson, an early draft of which was unveiled in the UCSD Art Gallery last

January 08, 2015

Shone came to UCSD from Boston to earn an MFA, and he stayed. “That’s where my money comes from, by the way.

January 07, 2015

The Council on Gender Sensitivity and Behavioral Awareness in World of Warcraft: LIVE mentioned in:
flavorpill, HYPERALLERGIC, ART CITY and TimeOut NY.

December 13, 2014

Over the past few years, Shone has received attention from outlets ranging from Wired and NPR to CVLT Nation.