Deru plays professor DJ in this latest video from the experimental electronic artist. This is no ordinary classroom -- Be on the lookout for back-of-the-neck electrical sockets and strange methods of beat transmission.
Benjamin Wynn is an Emmy Award winning American composer, sound designer and music producer mostly known for creating the sound design for the TV series, Avatar: The Last Airbender. He has collaborated with composers such as Joby Talbot. He is the co-owner of The Track Team, a music and sound production production company based in Los Angeles and also produces hip-hop electronic music under the name, Deru.
Wynn studied electronic music at the California Institute of the Arts, where he focused on synthesis, signal processing, acoustics, music theory and composition, and earned a Bachelor's degree in music technology.
Wynn is also an electronic music producer under the name "Deru". He is signed to the label Mush Records and has released three albums on Mush Records, Merck Records, and Neo Ouija and many remixes and tracks for compilations for labels like Hometapes, Ghostly International, Hymen Records, 1320 Records, Unseen, and Mille Plateaux.
In 2010, Deru and fellow electronic music producer Free the Robots joined the electronic music group The Glitch Mob on their nationwide "Drink the Sea" tour.