Neil Goodhue aka Brian Knarfield Was first introduced to electronic music at an early age. Fascinated by the musics creative effect on his visual art, Knarfield started sequencing an inner rhythm which lead his artistic focus into the realm of invisible design.
2009 saw the young techno missonary work closly with Rodrigo Quinonez and Eric Fichtl to help Bring Minimal to Berkeley California in the form of the SONUS Collective. A resident at the Crews bi-weekly SONUS parties, knarfield has opened nights for artists such as C.L.A.W.S, Disco LA, Daegon, Craig Kuna and Michael Penman.
Born Febuary 9th 1987 in El Cereto Californa.
Neil's passion for drawing and painting first connected him with sound. at the age of 8 Neal began singing which eventually lead him to approach the piano as his first weapon of choice. At age 13 he became interested Dj'ing rap music which lead him into spinning electronic music.
After graduatiing High school, the music obsessd teen started a small Shoe gaze band named "Systems Octopus"
The band played numerous underground shows in and around Oakland California from 2006 untill 2007 when the band split up. After the Smoke had cleard from the bands disapearance Neil found himself behind the decks again, with a whole new vision.
As time went by and Neil’s sound became more defined, production Became the next Logical step. Brians taste in music was moving further away fromt he realm of Comercial and deeper into the dark. To illistrate his electronic music efforts Neil saught a unique alias. Much to his advantage Lyrics from the Systems Octopus song "Stabbing crew" were morphed into the Knarfield moniker which stands today.
In 2009 Knarfield Released a remix of Thee-o and Merlyn Martins smack Attack on Mizumo Music , And Released His first all original “kitchen sex EP” on Itzamna Recordings. and Just recently rleased a remix on Journees music out on Juno last month. Knarfield’s DJ style Is one that is Bass injected, and Moving, Inspiration Taken directly from his time Countless hours recording/ and Listening to Dark deep bass.
2010- Echosphere - Pulse- Remix - Journees Music
2010-Hand ep- 2 track Origonal Release- Rough Rabbit recordings
2010- Take you deep- Remix- Nuwax records
2010- Electro Dynamics- Remix- Fierce animals recordings
2010- Falling machines - Remix- Kabutomushi records
2010 - Out October 29th "Anti Saloon League " ep Kabutomushi Records (Beatport exclusive)
2009-Smack attack -remix-Mizumo
2009-Kitchen sex ep - 4 track origonal release- Istmo Music
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