June 8, 2020

New Bates Belk Music Video in Tribute to George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter Movement

In reaction to the needless killing of USA citizen George Floyd by Minneapolis, Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, 2020, Bates Belk releases a tribute music video “I Can’t Breathe” to the late George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement sweeping the…
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March 6, 2020

New Bates Belk Album “The Dark Spektrum” Released

Bates Belk today, March 6, 2020, releases his album “The Dark Spektrum” via BB3 Dynamics Records—available now at the links below. Written and produced by Bates Belk in Berlin, Germany, the 11-track dance album, includes the previously released “Euphoria” and “Dancing with Bullets” singles, and…
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February 24, 2020

Read a new Bates Belk interview about the making of his new album in Berlin… “The Dark Spektrum”

Read this revealing interview with Bates Belk about the making of his new album… “The Dark Spektrum“…that was written and produced in Berlin. “The Dark Spektrum” is out next week on Friday, March 6, 2020.     Pre-order/Pre-save/Pre-add/Stream/Buy/Download “The Dark Spektrum” Here Listen to “The…
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February 18, 2020

Check Out Bates Belk’s New Commercial Medley Film Teaser of the Upcoming “The Dark Spektrum” Album Out on March 6, 2020

In advance of the upcoming new Bates Belk studio album that is being released on March 6, 2020, get a taste of all the new music from the album by checking out this new commercial medley film teaser here:   Pre-order/Pre-save/Pre-add/Stream/Download “The Dark Spektrum” Here…
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January 31, 2020

Bates Belk’s New Dance Studio Album “The Dark Spektrum” Out on March 6, 2020

BERLIN, Germany – Bates Belk today announces details of his highly anticipated début dance studio album, which will be released on March 6, 2020 on BB3 Dynamics Records. “The Dark Spektrum” was written and recorded in Berlin with over 50 Berlin-based collaborators including the Stargaze…
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January 17, 2020

The New Gun Control EP “Dancing with Bullets” Out Now

Out today on BB3 Dynamics Records, Friday, January 17, 2020, the new gun control “Dancing with Bullets – EP“. “Dancing with Bullets” is the second single after “Euphoria” taken from Bates Belk’s forthcoming album that is due for release on March 6, 2020. The new…
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January 6, 2020

Bates Belk Releasing the Anti-Gun Violence Single “Dancing with Bullets” in Tribute to the Pulse Nightclub Gun Shooting Victims

Bates Belk Releasing New Single “Dancing with Bullets” on January 17, 2020 in Tribute to the Mass Gun Shooting Victims at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The music producer has written an anti-gun anthem in response to the endless gun violence that continues to plague…
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October 18, 2019

“Euphoria – Dance EP” Out Now

Bates Belk releases new dance EP “Euphoria” celebrating gender and sexual fluidity out today, Friday, October 18, 2019 on BB3 Dynamics Records.  Written and produced in Berlin, Bates recorded the euphoric voices and breaths of gender-bending and acclaimed free-thinking Berlin performance artists at such legendary…
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September 27, 2019

Bates Belk is Set to Release the First Single from His Upcoming New Album

Bates Belk Releases New Dance EP “Euphoria” Celebrating Gender and Sexual Fluidity on October 18, 2019 on BB3 Dynamics Records. Written in Berlin, the music producer has brought together gender and sexually fluid Berlin artists creating a positive and in-your-face message for freedom. With a…
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December 17, 2018

Bates Belk Finishes Début Album at Abbey Road Studios in London

December 17, 2018 – After more than 3 years of non-stop writing and production in Berlin, Bates Belk successfully completed his début album at legendary Abbey Road Studios in London. Pictured here left to right is Abbey Road Studios mastering engineer Frank Arkwright and Bates Belk…
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November 24, 2018

Bates Belk and Gareth Jones Working on Bates’ New Album in London

0 0 0 0 0 0 Bates just returned back to Berlin from London where he was working with super music producer and mixer Gareth Jones at Strongroom London Studios on the final mixes for Bates’ upcoming début album. All mixes on the album are now complete. Next…
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June 18, 2018

Bates Belk shooting new album photography in Utah

0 0 0 0 0 0 June 18, 2018 — Bates Belk just returned home to Berlin after working with photographer Nathan Wynn to shoot the new Bates Belk album photography in the state of Utah in the USA. We are looking forward to sharing…
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March 21, 2018

Production on the New Bates Belk Album is over 50% Complete

0 0 0 0 0 0 March 21, 2018 — It is estimated that production on the new Bates Belk album is over 50% complete. Bates has been collaborating with several Berlin-based music producers, audio engineers and synthesizer aficionados including the very talented Zeno Mainardi…
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December 10, 2017

Bates Belk Working on New Album at Trixx Studios in Berlin

0 0 0 0 0 0 December 10, 2017 — Production continues on the new Bates Belk album at the internationally renowned Trixx Studios in Kreuzberg in Berlin. Here is head Trixx Studios engineer Fab Howling in this photo getting ready for recording lead vocals…
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October 17, 2017

Several vocalists are being recorded in Berlin for Bates Belk’s new album

0 0 0 0 0 0 October 17, 2017 — Bates Belk has recruited several vocalists in Berlin to sing on his new album including the very talented Berlin-based gospel singers pictured here Dorrey Lin Lyles (left) and Pamela Carden (right) singing on several new…
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May 1, 2017

Bates Belk Recording with Soprano Opera Singer Anne Elizabeth Sorbara in Berlin

0 0 0 0 0 0 May 1, 2017 — Bates Belk just finished recording with opera singer Anne Elizabeth Sorbara on several songs on his début album at Kaleidoscope Studios in Berlin. 0 0 0 0 0 0
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February 28, 2017

Bates Belk records several of his new songs with Stargaze Orchestra on his début album that is currently in production in Berlin

0 0 0 0 0 0 February 28, 2017 — Bates Belk just finished recording with Stargaze Orchestra on several of his brand new songs that will be on his début album. Many of Stargaze’s talented musicians and team members were there to record with Bates…
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October 10, 2016

23 brand new songs have been written by Bates Belk in the studio in Berlin

0 0 0 0 0 0 October 10, 2016 — Bates Belk has been busy non-stop for the past 15 months straight songwriting in his music studio in Berlin. To date, there have been 23 brand new songs written for his début album. Formal production on…
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February 25, 2016

Bates Belk Speaks with the Drooble Music Blog about the Importance of Having a Thick Skin and Gives an Update on the Songwriting Sessions for his Album in Berlin

0 0 0 0 0 0 February 25, 2016 — Read the great interview that Bates Belk recently did with the Drooble Music Blog discussing the differences between New York City and Berlin, why he hasn’t had any second thoughts on having a music career,…
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