rob frye

For archived media, collaborations and tours visit www.fluxbikes.blogspot.com

For archived media, collaborations and tours visit www.fluxbikes.blogspot.com

a resident of Chicago since 2006, Rob Frye is a midwestern multi-instrumentalist practicing woodwinds, guitar, synthesizer, casio samplers and bike tires.  In 2010 he created Flux Bikes, a project that travels on two wheels in the US and abroad, amplifying his bike-tire-beats through a custom-built solar powered sound system. Rob spent three summers conducting bird surveys for the Institute for Bird Populations in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California and is in his fourth summer working as a Resident Artist for the Inferno Mobile Recording Studio in the Chicago Park District. From the Hideout: "A constant collaborator, Rob is able to give a unique voice in a variety of ensembles..."