Tara Busch

Los Angeles

Tara is part of the collective I Speak Machine with film maker & designer, Maf Lewis. She is known for her vocally driven electronica & dark, sinister synth centric live film scores.

In 2009, Tara released her debut album "Pilfershire Lane" on Tummy Touch records, it was also released as a limited edition box set which sold out online in 48 hours. She created official remixes for Annie Lennox, Gazelle Twin, Bat For Lashes, iamamiwhoami & John Foxx.

Since then, Tara has turned her attention towards live film scores and her work with I Speak Machine, creating sci-fi horror short films such as Gagglebox, The Silence & the newest addition, the period horror film Zombies 1985. She’s performed them at Moogfest, London's Purcell Room and Bird’s Eye FIlm Fest with Mica Levi & Imogen Heap. The soundtrack to their 34 minute British Arts Council funded short “The Silence” was released on vinyl on Lex Records.

The rest of 2015 will see I Speak Machine performing UK/ EU dates plus supporting the legendary Gary Numan during his 3 night residency at the Teragram Ballroom in LA and The Forum in London. They will also be screening Zombies 1985 at the beloved horror festival Beyond Fest in Los Angeles on October 11th.Tara is creating the score for the groundbreaking graphic novel & feature film “STRATA", with Maf Lewis & comic book legend Tommy Lee Edwards, Lex Records, Renguin/ Random House and Google.