DAN GRAHAM - CEO - Dan, who also writers as Dan Popplewell, is the founder and CEO of Gothic Storm.
He has been a lead singer of a charting, award-winning UK band, written for several world-class orchestras and seen thousands of uses of his music on most of the world’s TV stations in trailers, ads, promos and TV shows. Movie trailer placements include Sanctum and Drag Me to Hell.
He also has a first class degree in philosophy with a specialisms in time, artificial intelligence and symbolic logic.
CHRIS HAIGH - COMPOSER - Chris was born in South Yorkshire, England and from a very young age had a keen interest in films and their music.
After finishing a BA HONS in Creative Music Technology Mastering in Film Scoring, Chris set out to create intense, emotional music to enhance the epic majesty of film. He has had his scores recorded and performed by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir in the famous Rudolfinium Concert Hall in Prague, as well players from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
Chris is quickly becoming a major name in Hollywood trailer music, scoring many blockbuster trailers such as Contraband, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, In Time, Unknown and Devil. His TV credits include Top Gear, X-Factor as well as composing the 2012 season TV promos for the LA LAKERS on KCAL.
KYLE ROBERTSON - COMPOSER - Kyle began playing piano at an early age while growing up in Texas. He took an interest in film music shortly before college, and started working with composer Jeff Rona in Los Angeles to compose music for television and trailers.
He's since had his work featured in numerous hit shows such as American Idol, The Colbert Report, and Oprah, as well as television spots for Major League Baseball and the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. When not composing, he performs regularly with the Austin, Texas based band, Good Field, as a keyboard player.
KAVIN HOO - COMPOSER - Kavin is a music producer and film composer based out in Los Angeles and now Singapore. He has multiple Billboard, R&R top 20 songs under his belt working with Jazz recording artist Walter Beasley. He also co-produced with Warner Artist Corrinne May on her platinum certified CD “Beautiful Seed”, which debuted at #1 in Singapore.
In UK/ USA, Kavin worked on the short film "Tiong Bahru" by UK directors Desperate Optimists, and "Checkpost" by Aneel Ahmad. His music trailer cues were used on the teaser trailer for TNT's "The Closer", TV promo trailers like HBO's "Empire" and "Broadwalk", film trailers Green Hornet, Limitless and the recent Contraband. Kavin’s compositions are also used frequently on network TV, including ABC, FOX, BBC & SYFY channel. He wrote the theme song for documentary series "NICU" and "Fabulous Cakes" for Discovery and TLC.
Kavin has released 10+ albums and sold over 1.5 million CDs throughout his career as an instrumental artist with Compass Records / Mood Media. He currently splits his time living in Los Angeles and Singapore with his wife and baby daughter.
ALESSANDRO CAMNASIO - COMPOSER - Alessandro was Born in Monza (Italy), Alessandro Camnasio has three degrees with distinction from the “Giuseppe Verdi” Conservatory of Milan: Composition, Electronic Music and Sound Technology applied to music creation with magna cum laude and a thesis on Sound Design. During his studies Alessandro won three scholarships and was awarded several composition prizes. His deep interest in sound and music creation led him to develop new music software and sample libraries that have been featured on magazines such as the MIT Press (Massachussets Institute of Technology), Electronic Musician, AudioMedia Pro Audio, and many others.Alessandro's writer credits include commissioned art music, sound design for Versace and worldwide trailer campaigns for Captain America - The First Avenger, THOR, and the Oscar-nominated Margin Call.