Presented by: Rock Paper Management
Rainer + Grimm
Thursday, March 19
11:00PM - 12:00AM
307-A W 5th St
Rainer Millar-Blanchaer and Jeff ‘Grimm’ Crake are no strangers to hit records. Having grown up in Toronto, Canada and it’s surrounding boroughs, the two found themselves in the burgeoning, but separate arenas of R&B and Drum & Bass, and electronic music. After being in bands and recording albums since 16, Rainer, a budding songwriter/musician, got his break one evening at a mutual friends house, which brought a young Abel Tesfae, better known as The Weeknd and himself together. The two wrote what would be The Weeknd’s breakout hit – Wicked Games in Rainer's home studio. This dynamic collaboration lead to further writing credits with The Weeknd and a young Drake on his album Take Care, solidifying Rainer’s forward thinking production.
Meanwhile, on the other side of town, Jeff Crake was knee-deep in the singing and production of electronic music. Having multiple collaborations and official releases on labels like MTV/Ex...Show the rest