Reid Karris

Reid Karris is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, sound experimentalist and improviser from Chicago, Illinois trying very hard to get all the music stuck in his head out for all the world to hear. After spending years as an odd guitarist trying to fit in with the world of rock music Reid shifted his focus towards the exploration of sound and extended playing techniques leaning in the direction of improvisation and noise. His primary instruments are prepared guitar and drum kit sent through electronics Reid performs with guitar solo and in with various groups, primarily Set Self on Fire and he plays drums in an experimental duo, Step Slow.