Earl Harvin is a New York area native who took up residence in Texas, later Los Angeles, and now lives in Berlin, Germany. He began his musical endeavors studying orchestral percussion at age 9. In Texas, he began playing with several local jazz and rock bands including the late, great James Clay, the ecelctic Ten Hands, Billygoat, and his own noise-rock band Rubberbullet. After a few years he was enlisted to play in MC 900 foot Jesus, an international cult favorite based in Dallas. He has worked with SEAL, theTHE, the PSYCHELDELIC FURS, TREVOR HORN, CRAIG STREET, the ART OF NOISE, the FRAMES, JOE HENRY, RICHARD THOMPSON, and most recently the French band AIR.