Movie and Live Performances

Your ticket automatically enters you into a giveaway for the chance to win over $4000 of music equipment from Izotope, Novation, Elektron and more.

with Joachim Garraud, Trovarsi, Hugo Paris, and Franck Martin

Doors: 7:30 PM
Movie: 8 PM
Q&A: 9 PM
Live Performances: 9:30 PM
$4000+ music gear giveaway: 12 AM

Saturday, January 14, 2023


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This event will be seated for the screening, and standing for the live performances.

4 producers, 4 days, 4 unique landscapes, 4 solar-powered productions and a unique gathering in the desert.

Jump on board the LAGoodvibe mobile studio with Joachim Garraud, Trovarsi, Hugo Paris and Franck Martin for a unique four-day exploration of breathtaking landscapes and original music compositions.

The movie is a travelog of a creative journey solely powered by Californian sunshine, the adventure will give us 4 days to compose, produce, mix, and master 100% solar powered tracks. Experience daily life on the bus: hangs, creative struggles and bonding laughter as we work towards a unifying performance for this exceptional outdoors setting.

After the screening of this adventure, the artists will do a Q&A and will perform live with 4 distinct sets: Franck Martin in quadraphonic, Hugo Paris with an ambient set, Trovarsi with a techno set, and Joachim Garraud with his world famous dance music.

With support from 6AM, Moog Music Inc, Elektron, Novation, iZotope, Shakmat Modular, Track Club / Marmoset, WMD, New Systems Instruments, Emailexpert, Chauvet DJ.


Your ticket automatically enters you into the music gear giveaway. Following the movie screening and the live perfomances, the #ModularCaliforniaVibes crew will announce the giveaway winners. Full music gear and equipment list:

Izotope RX 10 advanced - $1199
Izotope Ozone advanced (x2) - $998
Track club 1yr subscriptions (x4) - $864

Izotope Neutron 4 - $399
Novation Circuit Track- $399
Elektron Model Samples - $349


Joachim Garraud

Legend of electronic music and undisputed showman, Joachim Garraud transports his audience through meticulous productions, combining punchy sounds and elegant melodic arrangements, clever mix of vibrations, frequencies, and pulsations. Producer and Collaborator of Jean-Michel Jarre, David Guetta, David Bowie.  


A LA based music producer and live performance artist who brings a unique sound to the world of electronic music. With a hybrid blend of analog synths, modular, drum machines and Ableton, she builds a pulsing atmosphere to any set she plays. Trovarsi is also a Co-Founder of Southern California Synth Society.

Hugo Paris

Born and raised in the South of France, and based in Los Angeles, CA, Hugo Paris creates finely crafted live hardware electronic music with a unique focus on expressivity and raw emotion. Label mate with Terry Riley, Coleen and Amulets (Beacon Sound) Hugo’s adventurous albums translate into an engaging live journey involving modular synths, keyboards and percussions. He is the creator of the acclaimed 4MS Spherical Wavetable Navigator module (SWN). Hugo’s albums (3) have received attention from press outlets such as XLR8R, Fact Magazine and Resident Advisor.  

Franck Martin

Born and raised in France, a 20-year resident of Fiji and traveler to all the Pacific Islands, Franck Martin is now based out of San Francisco. His musical journey encompasses this multicultural experience. His search for sounds, emotions, going outside the rules, led him to experiment with micro-tones and quadraphonic music using either his modular synthesizer or producing music in 5.1 surround sound, ambisonic, binaural or Dolby Atmos.

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