Blending electronica with smooth ambient surfaces, married to spacious, processed vocals in a unique groove-driven sound, Hi-Fi Cali was stemmed as a side project of Chris Bartels in the summer of 2014.
Pick any single music genre, and whatever it is, it most certainly is evolving every year. There's something exhilarating about taking something like songwriting and song production, and diving into the challenge of creating something fresh, something new and unique. Does dance music have to be constrained? Does electronica have to be consistent? Does "unique" have to be strange?